Category Archives: Storage

6 Spaces to Organize When You Move In

You are moving into a new home. Whether larger or smaller than your last, it’s an opportunity to get organized – right from the start! Here are 6 spaces to set up when you move in so you can get and stay organized: Continue reading

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Determining The Life Cycle of Stuff Helps You Get Organized

While I was going through items in a kitchen pantry with one of my clients, she commented on how easy it was to organize in the kitchen. When I asked why, she said that if food is expired it takes … Continue reading

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Witches Brew

“Eye of newt, and toe of frog,
 wool of bat, and tongue of dog,
 adder’s fork, and blind-worm’s sting,
 lizard’s leg, and howlet’s wing…”  ~William Shakespeare, Macbeth Reaching into the cupboard for canned pumpkin, you come upon what appears to … Continue reading

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TO BUY OR NOT TO BUY STORAGE CONTAINERS

Whenever I do a workshop, I am invariably asked if you have to be born with an organizing gene. Although my answer to this question is no, I do think that all of us have gifts in different areas of … Continue reading

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The Paradox of Discipline

  You’re likely familiar with the classical distinction between “left brained” and “right brained” personalities: right brainers are creative types who act more on intuition, while lefties are more analytical and prone to seek all the facts before deciding on … Continue reading

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Containing Your Creativity

Do you enjoy spending an afternoon crafting (otherwise lovingly known to me and my friends as a Crafternoon)? Do your materials and supplies seem to multiply like Gremlins? Do you buy more supplies because you can’t find the ones that … Continue reading

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