One Size Does Not Fit All

Let’s face it, kids come in all shapes, colors, and sizes.  Their personalities, interests, and schedules are as varied as their appearances – although for a couple years there, it seemed like everyone was wearing Uggs and Northface, but I digress. It is important to keep this truth in mind when deciding on the perfect […]

What do “Organizing” and “Nourishing” have in common?

The title of my most recent presentation is “Nourishing Home, Peaceful Life,” and I’m sure there are a few people out there wondering whether I’ve gone on a health food kick or something. The answer is No. My favorite foods still have far more fat and sugar in them than any respectable dietician would approve. […]

Break It Down, Write It Down

After the rush of getting married, a honeymoon, a name change and finding homes for the gifts, we are left with the task of writing the thank you letters to our guests.  Contrary to many people, I do not mind writing thank you letters.  In fact, the wording comes rather effortlessly for me.   Regardless […]

Who is happiest?

“He is the happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home.” -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Image: John Evans

Never Underestimate the Power of a Simple Solution

I love when we can discover a simple solution to resolve a client’s challenge.Recently, my staff member Amy and I were meeting for an Initial Consultation with a new client. This client had several GREAT systems and overall was very functional with primarily her storage zones needing TLC. What was a joy was discovering that […]

A New Coat of Paint

Just because everything is different doesn’t mean anything has changed. -Irene Peter I was riding in the car with my friend and her four year old daughter recently when the car started making a screeching type sound.  Not being a car-savvy person, I could offer little to no assistance on the matter; however, my friend’s daughter […]

My School Supply Short Cut

My School Supply Short Cut

One of the tasks that must be completed in the back-to-school preparations is tackling the dreaded school supply list.  Prior to this year, the kids would grab their lists and we’d all jump in the car and head out to the store.  I’d push the cart while they would drop in the items on their […]