How to Collect Souvenirs and Still Stay Clutter Free

I love traveling.  LOVE it.  Traveling gives me hope, opens my mind, and reminds me how beautiful diversity is.  I enjoy collecting souvenirs because they remind me of my adventures, traveling partners, and experiences.  So how do I maintain a simplified lifestyle while still collecting items from all over the world?  Here are some tips Read More

10 Habits To Help Simplify Your Home

1. Be Mindful About What Items You Bring Home If your goal is a simplified lifestyle, be aware of what you bring into your home.  Before you purchase anything new, even consumables like food or cleaning products, ask yourself if you really need the item.  New things often make our lives easier in the short Read More

Fictional Characters Who Really Could Have Used a Professional Organizer

** Almost every single one of these contains a spoiler, please proceed with caution!** Jane Eyre from Jane Eyre – You know a professional organizer would have gone up to the attic first thing to assess storage space and found the mentally unfit wife in the padded room. Gollum/Smeagol from the Lord of the Rings Read More

Simplifying Your Way to Self Discovery: Your Spaces

Happiness has not come easily to me.  I have spent most of my life trying to be the person I thought I should be, or that I thought other people wanted me to be.  It has only been the last couple of years that I started to learn and accept who I truly am.  Have Read More

Home Harmony Haiku Contest!

And our winner is…….Lori!!!  Thank you so much everyone!  I really enjoyed this contest, and appreciate all your time and effort!  Here is the winning entry: Busy busy lifePost its post its everywhereKeeps busy moms sane Welcome to our first organizing haiku contest! You can win fame, eternal glory, and more importantly, a $20 Starbucks Read More

How to Display and Store Your Child’s Art and School Work

It’s that time of year again, when dried leaves swirl on crisp breezes, the smell of pumpkins and cinnamon permeates the air, and your child starts bringing home 16 metric tons of paperwork each Friday.  Yes friends, it is the time of year when your already beleaguered kitchen counter starts groaning under the weight of Read More

Tips for Earth Friendly Organization

Decluttering and organizing are the ways in which I have learned about myself and how to create harmony in my home.  Equally important to me is creating a balance between myself and the planet.  Being mindful of the environment while creating organization solutions for clients, and myself, is challenging.  It is quicker and easier to Read More