In the middle of an organizing session last week, my client suddenly burst out – What is blocking me from getting organized?! Although I get this question often, there is no one right answer. Blocks to organizing come in a variety of forms and they rarely appear alone… No time, Low motivation (or depression), Overwhelm, […]
Recently, I helped my mother with a good-sized decluttering project. We had 2 goals… First, go through the family photos and organize them, and secondly, Declutter the basement and mom’s clothes for a springtime town-wide yard sale. We discussed the possibility that the yard sale might not bring in a lot of money (not to mention the […]
If you are the parent of a school-aged child you know just how much paper and artwork comes home with your child on a regular basis. It can be challenging to determine which pieces to keep and which to let go of. I wanted to share a fun way to showcase some artwork; turn it […]
In today’s Tuesday tip, Melissa Belliard, Living Peace Professional Organizer shares 3 tips that will have you ready for your day. These simple tips will take the stress out of your morning rush and leave you time to enjoy your coffee before you walk out the door!
In today’s Tuesday Tip, Living Peace Professional Organizer continues her series on Achieving the Holy Grail and shares one of the steps most often missed that most of us don’t think about or overlook all together when it comes to completing our organizing projects and maintaining them. Join Gabby as she shares this simple […]
My journey toward achieving a clutter free dining table and kitchen counter has not been a quick, easy fix. The clutter that lands on my horizontal surfaces usually has no other homes, is piled there by other family members, or is a low priority on my to-do list and thus gets ignored. However, I have […]
In today’s Tuesday Tip, Hillary Adams Case, Living Peace Professional Organizer, highlights 2 things to keep in mind when organizing other peoples belongings.
As I confessed in the first post of this series, my dining room table and kitchen counters are clutter magnets. It is my vision to find homes for some of the items that land on the surface so that I can keep my table and counters 60 percent or more clear. Just like my clients, […]
Confession time! I may be an organizer but my dining table and kitchen counter do not look like a magazine cover. They get cluttered. Why am I telling you this? I want you to know that you are not alone and there is nothing wrong with you. Getting organized is a multi-step process that includes decluttering, […]
The holiday season has started. Christmas and Hanukkah are less than 2 months away! So now is the perfect time to gather the kids and organize their toys before more toys come into the home. Depending on the age of your kids and the amount of toys, this project can sometimes span a few days […]