Organizing Yourself for Spring Cleaning!

It’s been a long winter here in New England, and even though it’s only hitting the high 40’s, people are already driving around with their windows down and no jacket!  I know the cabin fever and nicer weather combine to make us itchy for some spring cleaning, so here are some tips for you:   […]

Organizing Projects for a Snowy Day

If you live in the Northeast or any part of the country where it snows often during the winter, you eventually get a little cabin fever.  Why not channel that extra energy into something productive?  Here are some ideas for organizing your home on a snowy day (for those who live in non-snowy areas, perhaps […]

Back to Basics Organizing – Living Peace Tuesday Tips

In this video, Living Peace Professional Organizer, Melissa Belliard, goes over the Living Peace organizing process called SWABS. SWABS stands for Sort, Weed, Assign homes, Buy containers and Set up & Label. This is a great process to help you organize anything that comes your way! Check out a previous blog post from Living Peace […]

Grieving Your Empty Nest, and Reclaiming Your Schedule

Hello, fellow empty nesters!  Today I’d like to talk about the grieving process and how it relates to our current situation, and give you some suggestions as it relates to the organizing process.  Some of you may be familiar with the work of Elisabeth Kübler-Ross in her 1969 book “On Death and Dying.”; she proposed […]

Staying Organized on Holiday Break – for the Empty Nesters

Perhaps your darling cherubs are returning home from school for the holiday break. We both know that they will expect to come and go as they please without checking in, just like at school, right?  That is a topic for another professional! As an organizing professional, I would like to focus on how you can […]

Pantry Cooking – Shop Your Own Pantry and Save Money

If your children have recently left the nest, you may be surprised at how full your pantry still is. Or maybe you have been coupon shopping or shopping bulk, and now you have 15 boxes of rice pilaf and no idea how you accumulated so many! This post will help you shop your own pantry […]