Receipts- What Should You Keep and What Should You Toss

Everyday we are pummeled by receipts. From the gas station, grocery store, and any purchase that we make. In a world trying to go paperless, who wants more paper. Not me. Here are some simple tips to help you deal with receipts. Stop getting receipts at the bank and gas station. You really don’t need... Read more »

How To Be An Organized Traveler

Its t minus five days till another Kelly family vacation. Yep, the parents planned it right smack dad in the middle of busy organizing season. I have been trying to complete as many projects as possible before I head out east for some family fun. As with any vacation, I start early. This first thing... Read more »

Finding Your Clutter Comfort Level

Everyone has a certain level of clutter. Whether its that pile of mail on the counter or the clothes that have landed on the bottom of your closet floor. The question is what is your comfort level with clutter. We all feel different about the amount of stuff we have around our homes. Here are... Read more »

How To Stop The Vicious Cycle Of Clutter

For some of us, being organized is second nature. Everything fits perfectly in our home. For others, its a daily challenge. The vicious cycle of clutter can last for years. It can be very hard to control unless you have a plan. Here are a few simple tips to help you get your clutter under... Read more »

The Top Five Clutter Zones In Your Home

Many times clutter equals wasted money. You know those items that you forgot to return. The food you never ate. The toiletries you meant to use that went bad. These are the top five areas of your home where clutter lurks. Bedroom Closet- With more and more retailers tightening up their return policies, people are... Read more »

10 Reasons Why You Have Clutter

Clutter- if you aren’t careful it can multiply and take over your home. Here are the top ten reasons why you have clutter and what to do about it!! You don’t do your laundry on a regular basis and you buy more clothes. This is the quickest way to overfill your closet and dresser. Stop... Read more »

The Essentials For Selling A Home

Pack, purge, and paint, those are the standard items in getting a home ready for sale. Buyers want fresh and clean. I have found that in the city they are more interested in move in ready homes. Hence, all the grey paint being slathered on walls all over the city. In the suburbs, its more... Read more »

How To Avoid The Five Biggest Moving Mistakes

As moving season swings into high gear, I wanted to go over some very common mistakes people during this process. In order to limit the already challenges of a move, you need to have a process in place. DON’T HAUL YOUR CRAP ACROSS THE MAP Depending on the size of your home and how long... Read more »

Do You Need A Dining Room?

We all grew up spending holidays in the family dining room. At my house we broke bread in there on birthdays and other major holidays. That was it. The rest of the time it sat and looked pretty. I am sure this was the ┬ácase in many other homes. With more and more people choosing... Read more »

The Solution To Kids Clutter- Zone Your Home

Has your home turned into a kid zone? Everywhere you look are toys, art supplies, and activity items. There is no adult space to be found. The solution- zone your home. Instead of letting your home be a free for all, set up specific areas for things like crafts and toys. In a perfect world,... Read more »