Holiday Scramble

The Halloween candy barely got eaten and the stores started their Black Friday ads. Amazon vans are racing thru our streets and yes, holiday music is in the air. The holiday scramble has indeed begun and everyone is wound a little more tightly than usual as this part... Read more

Ten 10 Minute Organizing Tips

Make the bed ~Declutter your nightstand ~Delete a dozen emails ~Hang up wet towels ~Open/sort today’s mail ~Organize your spices ~Declutter/organize your wallet ~Go thru coupons, recycle expired ones ~Fold a load of laundry ~Lay out tomorrow’s... Read more

No Such Thing as Free…

I have posted here before about the danger of ‘free items’ turning into the clutter we all strive to avoid, but it’s time for a reminder. I’ve noticed that many of the homes I have been working in lately have had a large percentage of items... Read more

Decluttering Tips

Gretchen Rubin, the author of “Outer Order, Inner Calm: Declutter and Organize to Make More Room for Happiness,” shared with “Good Morning America” three tips to help clear the clutter. ¬† None of these are new, but it is certainly good to be... Read more

Unconscious Shopping

Did you know that 90% of our spending habits are based on unconscious decisions?  This means that when we go shopping, whether in a retail store or online, our purchases are most likely not utilitarian (based on our needs) but based on our feelings Рwill this... Read more