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Earth Day Ideas from a Professional Organizer

Spring is finally springing up all around us, daffodils are blooming and the forsythia is blossoming into that amazing yellow color. April Is The Month of Renewal Easter and Passover are a time of new beginnings. April is also the … Continue reading

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80/20 Your 2018

Have you ever gotten to the end of your day wondering what (if anything) of value you actually accomplished? If so, it may be time to pull out the 80/20 Rule! Professional organizers often apply the 80/20 Rule (a.k.a., the … Continue reading

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Tablescape with Love

One of many things I love about the holidays is that it brings family, friends and people together. I’m appreciative of all that I’m blessed with and love blessing others. My most favorite is spending time with those I love … Continue reading

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Making a List, Checking it Twice—Not just for Santa

The holidays are upon us! There’s so much to keep track of and so many things to do! How can this wonderfully busy time of year feel less stressful? Make a list! Or several! I love lists! Just the act … Continue reading

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Becoming Organized: The Case of the Missing Slippers

If being organized is not how you were raised but you’ve started to become more orderly, you may already know: it takes time getting used to “being organized.” I learned this with a new client: Kim (not her real name) has … Continue reading

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Calming the Chaos: 8 Easy Suggestions

As a Productivity and Organizing Professional, I am preoccupied with effective ways to calm the chaos in people’s lives. When I saw this short 3 minute video, I thought it was a great demonstration of how disorganization and chaos unfold … Continue reading

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