Confession time: I am a professional organizer and I had to hire an interior designer to help me figure out how to squeeze more storage into my small space without making it look cluttered. Phew, I’m glad I got that off my chest. It was a great experience to be the client instead of the […]
Between Pinterest and other social media, we put a lot of pressure on ourselves to hold get-togethers with gourmet meal plans, sophisticated drinks, carefully thought out decorations, and a home that is spotless. Such high standards mean we never invite anyone over because our homes are usually not perfectly clean. This means we miss out […]
Want an easy 15-minute organizing project that will get you ready for the summer? Then head over to your liquor cabinet (or other space where you stash your liquor) and take a look at your current stash. You might find a collection of bottles left over from your last mixology party or a collection of […]
Remember how popular it was to get on a do not mail list and seeing the amount of junk mail decrease? Have you suddenly realized that the junk mail is starting to creep back up again? Here is a refresher course on how to stop the junk mail from cluttering your home. Register at dmachoice.org […]
Do you have any of the following in your bedroom? • Piles of clothes on a chair that aren’t dirty but you haven’t hung back up yet • Several shopping bags filled with stuff to put away or returns to take back • Piles of unread books, magazines and/or mail • Piles of folded or […]
My grandmother was an amazing woman who loved red lipstick (and nail polish, her family and God), and opened her arms to anyone who needed it. She was a beloved matriarch who lived to the age of 92. One of the touching items I inherited from her was a sketched portrait of her as a […]
In today’s Tuesday tip, Living Peace professional organizer, Gabby Burgman gives us the inside scoop and points out the Do’s, Don’ts and How-to’s for storing photos in picture frames.
If you have been following along with our 2017 the Year to Organize Photos Series, we have guided you through sorting, purging, scanning, and organizing your photos. You probably have a pile of images where you forgot who or where it was taken but it felt important to hold on to. This upcoming holiday season […]
In today’s Tuesday tip, Gabriela Burgman, Living Peace professional organizer shares some pointers and ideas to get a jump start on your holiday photo gift giving.
This past year I have been writing about how to organize, preserve and digitize photos. In my last post I talked about the importance of metadata, or information about the photo. Today I want to discuss thinking beyond the one liner bit of description most people write on the back of a photo or add […]