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April 23, 2021

Toastmasters for Decluttering? Open House, May 4th

For the past 8 months, I have been working on getting a Toastmasters club chartered.  This is my last step to being able to achieve my “DTM” or “Distinguished Toastmaster” Award.  I have been a Toastmaster for about 5 years now, and absolutely love it!  The club I have been […]
April 16, 2021

Eco Organizing

Earth Day is coming up, and I wanted to do a post to talk about how organizing your home can actually be a way to help preserve the planet.  What is your household’s impact on the community and environment? In this post I’ll give you recommendations for sustainable products and […]
April 8, 2021

Advice From A Death Doula

On Tuesday, I got to attend an end of life preparedness presentation by Lashanna Williams of A Sacred Passing.  Lashanna is an end-of-life educator, Death Doula, and massage therapist.  She talked about what she does as a death doula, which is to help people organize their affairs before they die.  […]
April 1, 2021

Breaking the Stress Cycle

I’m currently listening to the book “Burnout: The Secret to Unlocking the Stress Cycle”, by Emily Nagoski. The book’s aim is to help people end the cycle of feeling overwhelmed and exhausted. I have a serious interest in the relationship between stress and health.  As a home organizer, I am […]
March 26, 2021

Client Spotlight

Client Spotlight: I am SO proud of my client. This is a 10’x 20’ storage unit that was totally filled with boxes. We have been working on this project a few times a week for about 5 months now. I go to the storage unit and he’s at home on […]
March 26, 2021

Filling the ADHD Closet

March 19, 2021

Spring Equinox: The Wood Element

Feng Shui is one of the 8 rays of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). These rays are: Acupuncture & Moxibustion Herbal Medicine Wushu (Chinese Martial Arts) Qigong (Breathing Exercises) Food Energetics (Nutrition) Meditation Astrology Feng Shui I love that Feng Shui is included in this list, because it shows that the […]
March 16, 2021

Should You Try Virtual Organizing?

I became a Certified Virtual Organizer back in April, and have been loving doing both in-home and virtual organizing sessions.  If you’ve been thinking about trying virtual organizing, here’s a flow chart that can help you make that decision. What areas of your home are you thinking about organizing this […]
March 12, 2021

How To Sell Your Stuff

As a home organizer, I am a clutter clearing specialist.  Once in a while, I get asked to do a project that is pure “organizing”, meaning that they know they want to keep everything, and they just want it to be put away neatly.  Those types of straightforward jobs are […]