Organization Essentials

One of the biggest skills I try to impart on my clients is writing notes to their future self. The majority of us do not have assistants to keep us on task, leaving us to do this for ourselves. I wear a lot of hats at...

One of the biggest tips I share with clients revolves around the concept of Family Tidy Time ©. It even works for couples without kids, or if you’re single and live alone (drop the family; or do it with a friend/family member virtually). You really shouldn't need...

Nearly everyone this day and age knows how important it is to backup your digital files to an external hard drive (so long cds, zip, and floppy discs). But did you know you should also be backing up to the cloud? Don't be scared! The...

As a professional organizer, I not only spend time organizing spaces, I also assist clients with properly disposing of the things they no longer want. I try to be as green as possible by donating, recycling, free-cycling or selling items before simply throwing them in...

Have you ever misplaced your keys? What about your wallet? Not to worry, you're in good company. We all have at some point or another, even us organizers. But if you tend to do it regularly, you might want to look into Tile. While I don't...

Is your wallet bursting at the seams with loyalty cards? Mine certainly was. I even had a separate wallet for these cards, until I learned about the KeyRing app! KeyRing makes it easy to add in all your loyalty and membership cards (think drug store, department...

Black huggable hangers And clear lazy Susans Guard your ID rollers And handled storage baskets Museum putty, to prevent any dings These are a few of my favorite things!* *from The Container Store I’m often asked what are my favorite organization items, and it’s so hard to pick just five. But these...

I often get asked about my career choice as a Professional Organizer: You mean, you get paid to organize someone else’s life? How does one become a Professional Organizer? Are you sure this is a real profession? By definition a Professional Organizer is a person who,...

[caption id="attachment_541" align="alignleft" width="220"] It is my hope that this money tree brings luck to my clients and me alike. For what good is fortune if you cannot share it with others?[/caption] I’m so excited to be sharing the start of my business with you through...