Tag Archives: possessions

When is Enough Stuff Enough?

I had a life-changing epiphany. It was on May 27, 1978 in the wee hours following opening day of Atlantic City’s first casino, Resorts. My then-boyfriend and I were there until the casino closed (pre-24-hour operation). We drove around Atlantic … Continue reading

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GO Month 2017

When Laura Kelleher saw a Facebook contest to win a room makeover, she didn’t realize the full effect of uploading a photo of her messy playroom. The contest was the first annual ‘Home Makeover Facebook Contest’ run by NAPO-GPC as … Continue reading

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Hello Old Friend

So, I’ve been saying that a lot lately and not to who you would think. It’s been to inanimate objects! You know, the smoothie you start drinking again because you are going to give ‘that diet’ another go. Why do … 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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The 80/20 Rule

Learn about the “Pareto Principle” or the 80/20 rule and its applicability to your everyday organizing tasks. Continue reading

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ORGANIZE, MINIMIZE, & ENJOY

Have you always wanted to organize some or all of your home, but you just can’t seem to get started? Below are some helpful hints to get you on your way. 1. Schedule it First and most importantly, timing is everything. Pick … Continue reading

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