Awhile back at a Living Peace staff meeting, we were discussing books that had changed our lives or had a big impact in some way. For me, that book was Simple Abundance: A Daybook of Comfort and Joy, by Sarah Ban Breathnach. It was published in 1995 (I can’t believe it’s been over 20 years!), […]
In today’s Tuesday tip, we share a little about the organizers that make up Living Peace Professional Organizing. Get to Know Us in these brief interviews that highlight best tips for organizing that we personally use, what are some of the things we love about organizing, types of organizing projects we love, bloopers and even […]
When you move into a new home, trying to figure out how to organize a completely new space can feel overwhelming. One area that will immediately be utilized is the kitchen. Here are some things to keep in mind as you plan out the new space: How does it compare in size and similarity to […]
One space in our homes that can be challenging to organize and make the most of is underneath the kitchen and bathroom sinks. These areas tend to be dirtier and wetter than most cabinets since it is usually exposed to the plumbing and the wall or floor behind it. We usually suggest not storing things […]
Screen-Free Week is May 1-7, 2017 What is it? “Screen-Free Week is an annual, international celebration when families, schools, and communities swap digital entertainment for the joys of life beyond the screen. Instead of watching TV, surfing the web, or playing with apps and video games, they read, play, think, create, get active, and spend more […]
In today’s Tuesday tip, Melissa Belliard and her partner James, an avid racing cyclist, share tips on organizing and maximizing space when storing your bicycles.
“Could you live in an apartment with 90 square feet of floor space, the area approximately the same as a Honda Accord? Could you do it for five years? And could you be happy? Felice Cohen could. And she was. Her YouTube video of her astonishing use of space went viral with millions of hits.” As […]
In today’s Tuesday Tip, Professional Organizer Melissa Belliard (and guest) give us a 4 point system to take us into the swing of spring and motivated to get our spring cleaning done.
It’s that time of year again! Time to pull together our financial information so we can file our taxes. With a little preparation and organization, the process can go smoothly although it probably won’t change the outcome if you end up owing! Whether you do your taxes yourself or as in my case, give to […]
In this week’s Tuesday tip, Melissa Belliard, Living Peace Professional Organizer gives us a way to make paper filing a little bit easier using accordian files.