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Condo Management- How To Run A Building

With everything else going on in my life right now, I found myself being asked to take over the position as condo treasurer. My mom was like- do they know you? You mean my slice and dice the budget attitude? I gave them an out. They didn’t take it. So I took over the reigns... Read more »

How To Be Functional When You Are Grieving

On April 16th, I got the shock of my life. My baby brother passed away. I was sitting at my desk plowing through my paperwork when I got the call. I immediately cleared my schedule and planned to leave for Texas. In my state of shock, I first started to call his friends. It was... Read more »

Spring Cleaning- Those Important But Forgotten Areas

Today we have a guest post by Breathing  Clean. While Spring cleaning tends to focus on the basics of the home, there are some areas that we tend to neglect. This is good information!! Spring Maintenance Projects for Your Home Tips for making the most of spring cleaning, inside and out     After the... Read more »

The Top Reason People Are Afraid To Get Organized

Through out my 13 years of organizing, I have heard and seen it all. One common thread keeps reappearing time after time- Fear. Yes, there are a lot of fears that keep people from making changes in their life. One of the most common ones is making a mistake and getting rid of something that... Read more »

The Trouble With Toiletries

Whether we buy them, get them as gifts, or bring them home from the hotel, we all end up with extra stuff. This is one area of the home where I find the most waste. I find that most people toss those samples into a misc container intending to use them one day. Sometimes they... Read more »

Home Improvement Projects You Should Never DIY

Today we have a guest host, Erin Reynolds the DIY Mama. Enjoy. One of the most exciting aspects of owning your own home is personalizing it. As tedious as home improvement projects can be, they are often necessary. When done properly, they can increase your home’s value, make it a safer and healthier place to... Read more »

Organizing Space- How Long Does It Take

Every once in awhile, I get a call that someone wants their space organized in a really quick manner. Several years ago it was 4 rooms in 3 hours. Another time it was a large walk in closet in 2 hours. Even with two cups of coffee and a good night sleep, this won’t happen.... Read more »

Get Organized- Starting Off 2018 On the Right Track

And so another year has passed. January is deemed “GO” month or get organized month by  NAPO. I find that many people, myself included want to start off the year clean and fresh. What about you? I always analyze the year before and see how I can make things better. What worked and what didn’t... Read more »

Six Reasons We Can't Get Rid Of Stuff

One of my tops tips for organizing is to limit the incoming. Once it comes in your home, its hard to let it go. There are all sorts of reasons that we can’t let it go of things  when they doesn’t provide a use for us anymore. Here are the top six reasons  I hear... Read more »

Can This Marriage Be Saved- Different Organizing Styles

There are those of us that put things in a specific place. And then there are some that take it a step further and label and containerize it. On the flip side, some of us just toss it anywhere. And lets not forget the bag organizers. Yes, those people that just toss multiple categories in... Read more »