Self-care is super important in this stressed-out, hectic world. But self-care isn’t all spa visits and naps. It also includes doing little tasks around your house that your future self will thank you for. In my work as a professional organizer, I tell my organizing clients it’s like making deposits into my Peace Of Mind […]
Don’t burn yourself out with a marathon organizing session!
There are a lot of organizing TV shows and ideas out there, and one of the ideas I see pop up repeatedly is that of the marathon organizing session. It seems to look like this: The client, at the behest of a professional organizer or on their own, decide that TODAY is the DAY they […]
Do this simple task daily for a more organized house
There is one tip I find myself giving to my organizing clients over and over: If you want your house to feel organized more of the time, commit to doing a 15-minute tidy-up each evening in a different room of the house. Here’s how to make this work for you: 1. Pick the same time […]
A home organizer’s trick for getting hard-to-discard clutter out of the house
Here’s something important I learned about organizing: Often in a person’s home, piles build and stuff doesn’t get put away because there are tasks associated with that stuff that need to be done. The clutter isn’t so much a space management issue as it is a time management issue. So when I sort through items […]