Zen & the Art of Life Management

Tea & the Art of Life Management from jesse jacobs on Vimeo. While long, this video is well worth the time. Listen to Tim Ferriss (author of The Four Hour Work Week and his Lifestyle Design Blog) and Leo Babauta (author of Zen to Done and the Zen Habits Blog) along with Susan O’Connell (San […]

Erin Elizabeth Wells Interviewed by Radio Host Mike Bonacorsi

Erin Elizabeth Wells, Founder and CEO of Living Peace, will be on the Mike Bonacorsi Show again on Tuesday, November 2, 2010 from 12 noon to 1:00 pm on WSMN 1590AM.  (Click to listen live). Erin will be discussing the issue of organizing inherited belongings.  Unlike the experiences of our ancestors for whom that might […]

Creating External and Internal Space

Have you ever walked into a room and had an immediate visceral response to the disorganization and clutter?  You may have felt anything from disgusted, to uncomfortable, to agitated, to downright panicky. Now imagine it is YOU whose daily life is surrounded by such disarray.  Clutter of any magnitude doesn’t just happen overnight; it accumulates.  […]

Family Organizer- Living Peace Tuesday Tip Video

Amanda Darlack, Living Peace Professional Organizer, offers you tips on using online family organizers. Web-Based Family Organizers   Cozi Online Family Calendar To-Do Lists Shopping Lists Family Journal Can send reminders and messages iPhone app available Synchronizes with Outlook and other online calendars… …and more Free   HomeConvenience.com Online Family Calendar To-Do Lists Shopping Lists […]

Grandma’s Got The Idea!

My grandmother has the right idea.  She is currently cleaning out her attic and determining what she wants to keep and what she would like to offer to family before it goes to the yard sale.   After collecting a category of items (games, books, holiday decorations), she sends in invitation to her family to […]

Benefits of Getting Organized: Better Self Image

You’re such a slob!  You’re so lazy!  You just don’t care. You were born disorganized and you’ll never be any better!  You’re hopeless, messy, careless….  Would you let anybody say that to someone you love? Of course not.  But how many times have you said that silently to yourself? What does all this negative self […]

Being Organized = More Money In Your Pocket

How can being organized save you money?  Here are just a few ways: 1.  Inventory: Knowing what you have for food and toiletries will prevent you from buying excess. 2.  Comfort: Being in a clean and organized home will encourage you to stay home rather than out spending. 3.  Deadlines: Having access to bills and […]

It’s All Part of the Party Plan

Last weekend, I threw a party for my husband’s birthday.  It was a milestone birthday and I was willing to undertake what I knew would be a daunting task; not because I didn’t know how to plan a party, but instead because of the sheer number of guests.  He has a very close and quite […]

An Organizer Buddy: 6 Reasons NOT to Organize Alone

Whether you’re reorganizing your kitchen, garage, clothes closet, or filing system, having someone there to help you get it done can be invaluable. No matter whether that person is a professional organizer, a neighbor, or your best friend, consider these benefits to finding your organizer buddy. Finish Faster -with 2 people working you’ll be done […]