Holistic Home Organizing and Coaching Tips | Seattle Sparkle Blog

Home Organization Blog

July 2, 2018

Clearing Clutter with Feng Shui

While I was helping one of my dear clients, she pulled out one of her favorite organizing books to show me.  It was Clear Your Clutter with Feng Shui by Karen Kingston.  I was first introduced to Feng Shui back in 1999 when I was studying Architecture at Drexel University in […]
May 29, 2018

May 2018 Update

May 2018 Update: NAPO This month I’ve taken on the role of President at the Seattle-Area National Association of Productivity and Organizing Professionals.  When I first joined NAPO in the Fall of 2015, I knew I had found my people!  Through attending the monthly Seattle-Area NAPO meetings, I have learned so […]
March 17, 2018

The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning

Many of my clients come to me because they’ve read (or have been gifted) a few “how-to” organizing books, but they still want the added accountability of working with a Professional Organizer.  One very popular book right now is The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning  by Margareta Magnusson.  Sure, […]
February 19, 2018

Do You Feel Loved In Your Home?

February Seattle Sparkle Update: Do You Feel Loved In Your Home? February is one of my favorite months, because of special birthdays (like mine!) and Valentine’s Day.  Fun fact: my mom and two of her brothers were all born on February 26th!  Recently, I keep meeting more people who have […]
January 7, 2018

Intention Setting for 2018

January Seattle Sparkle Update: Happy 2018!! How did you spend your New Year’s Day?  I took a walk at Discovery Park with my good friend Megan, and my dog, Maisy (aka, Olive).  We sat on a log on the beach and did a Reiki-charged intention ceremony.  I like to set […]
December 12, 2017

How Do You Bring Light In?

November Seattle Sparkle Update: Our NAPO Seattle Chapter just celebrated our holiday party at the Seattle Goodwill, where we had a tour of the facility, got a sneak peak of the “Glitter Sale”, and got to dine in their beautiful LEAD certified building.  Brent Frerichs, Seattle Goodwill’s Business Development Director […]
August 24, 2017

7 Camping Tips

August is prime camping season here in Seattle! I recently returned home after a solo camping trip (with Olive of course!) to Mount Rainier’s beautiful Ohanapecosh Campground.  I have gone camping by myself a handful of times and, as an introvert, absolutely cherish the alone time. I’ve loved camping since […]
August 3, 2017

Toastmasters for Clearing Clutter

How Toastmasters Can Help You Clear Clutter In my opinion, Toastmasters is one of the very best things anyone can do for their personal and professional growth.  As you read this post, if you’re not already a Toastmaster, put yourself in the shoes of someone who has already joined the […]
March 16, 2017

Health Benefits of Creativity

I help creative people use mindfulness techniques to be more confident with their self-expression. So a lot of what I talk to my clients about are making tweaks to their physical, mental, emotional and spiritual health habits, so that they can be more creative. In this post, I will explain […]