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Read This if you Hate Filing Papers

Stay on top of it! – Don’t let it pile up, I always say the more you dislike doing something the more often you should do it, especially with filing.  I use one file insert to hold all my ‘to file’ items, when it gets over half an inch thick, it’s time to sit down and file away (I also …

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3 Ways to End Email Overwhelm

Use unroll.me – Here is how is works: you sign up, they give you a list of ALL your subscription emails, you can easily unsubscribe with one click, then you get a single email digest that is easy to scan and chose what is worth opening today. Even better, you can come back to your folder later and look at …

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How to Clean out your Closet

Ask yourself these simple questions while you browse through your closet every 2-4 weeks, I do this every week and I never have to deal with a giant purge, it is also great because I am always on top of what I have (for example right now I know I have a lot of great summer dresses and very few …

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Where to Get Free Boxes for a Move

Moving can be a big pain for most people (unless your me and you LOVE it) and it can also be expensive… not only does buying a new house cost A LOT, but the physical process of moving between movers, man power, and large amounts of coffee/energy drinks, and the actual materials like boxes, tape, etc., can start to add …

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5 Easy Ways to Start Feng Shui-ing

There is a ton to learn when it comes to the ancient art of Feng Shui, but as I always like to say; keep it simple!  Here are five extremely easy ways to start doing Feng Shui today.  No formal training necessary 🙂 Keep your doorways clear- Doors should be able to be easily opened and shut.   Ideally, nothing …

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What Exactly is Feng Shui?

Organizing and Feng Shui share the same basic principle: the less stuff/clutter, the better.  Having too much stuff (aka clutter) creates bad energy both mentally and physically.  It is well known, and I’m sure you’ve experienced this yourself, that you think more clearly and feel better in a space that is clean and organized.  When things fall out of that …

Are you making this MAJOR mistake?

What is it that is so important you have to drop everything right now? An external hard drive of course! I’ve heard not one, but two, horror stories in the last week about folks who didn’t have a back up system and lost EVERYTHING. I’m serious people, this is one area where you can never be too cautious. I honestly …

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Favorite Organizing Products Pt. 1

  This is SO exciting!  I’m finally getting my act together and giving you my top favs for organizing!  These are the items I use everyday with clients.  If you are looking to get organized by yourself or plan to enlist my professional help this is where you want to get started: These shelves are MONEY.  They are perfect for …

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Organizing 101: Quick Start Guide

Overwhelmed with starting your organizing project?  Don’t fret, the quick start guide outlined below will be a huge help 1 Pick your spot: start small! If you are thinking of tacking your home office, start with one drawer or one closet 2 Start with 4 piles: trash, donate, keep, belongs somewhere else Do not go any deeper than this in your …