Positive Self Talk

Positive Self Talk

As you might imagine with a company name like “Living Peace”, we encourage clients to be compassionate and gentle with themselves when it comes to where they are in their organizing journey. What I often hear from their self-talk as we are organizing is not always kind, and I try to bring awareness to what […]

Organizing smorgasbord – great client ideas

Organizing smorgasbord – great client ideas

I know that many people think professional organizers have all the organizing answers, and although we usually do have some great ideas, I am always impressed with our clients and friends, who often find innovative solutions of their own. Here are some ideas that they have implemented: Laminating kids’ art to use as bookmarks. One […]

Life Without A Cell Phone

Life Without A Cell Phone

What did you feel when you read that title? Terror? Secret relief? Anxiety? Yes, I feel the same and got to feel all those things recently when I took an unexpected dip into the Ipswich River when my kayak and its contents overturned. Thankfully the water was only hip deep, but it was October in […]

My Family Photo Organizing Project

My Family Photo Organizing Project

Last year, my mother and I consolidated all of the family photos into one huge pile so that we could find some pictures to use for my dad’s 70th birthday.  I wanted to put together a slideshow, and was delighted with the results from local media conversion service, Everpresent!  My dad loved it, and it’s great […]

My Cleaning Playlist

My Cleaning Playlist

Have a day of cleaning ahead of you? Check out these inspiring and fun songs to get you rocking and rolling! The Middle – Jimmy Eat World The Time (Dirty Bit) – Black Eyed Peas Pump it – Black Eyed Peas Short skirt/long jacket – Cake Groove is in the heart – Deeeelite Guallando – […]

NAPO 2018 Conference Recap

NAPO 2018 Conference Recap

Every year, the National Association of Productivity and Organizing Professionals (NAPO) holds a nationwide conference. It’s packed with education, networking, and a vendor expo to keep us organizers up-to-date on tools, trends, and digital software/apps. This past April, they decided to change up the format into more of a retreat-style offering, so the focus was […]