Why I do what I do!

I have always loved to help people and have been blessed to work in the social work field and now as a professional organizer. With my background in social work I can support people with depression, anxiety, emotional attachment and ADHD with organizing their space. It is rare that clutter is just about clutter. Over the years of professional organizing…

How Organized is Your Car?

We can get busy focussed on our organized homes and forget about our cars. I know I do. We need to look at all aspects of our lives and stay decluttered and organized. Our car maybe smaller on the grand scale but it is our home on wheels. What should be in my car? Our glove boxes can become a…

Frustrated with clutter and a small space?

A Small space can cause frustration on finding a home for everything without causing clutter. A small home does not need to have clutter; there are many ways to add storage to a small space. When thinking about storage think about height, creating storage up high. Creative Storage Solutions for a Small Space: The above photo shows a few good…

Do I Need a Junk Drawer?

This is a case by case basis. Junk drawers should be renamed. If we call something a junk drawer then that is what will be contained there. We can rename it to a "Catch-all Drawer" or "Important Bits Drawer". When we rename it we reframe what lives there. What can live in this drawer? Here is what we usually find…

Garage Organization in a Snap!

Most garages become dumping grounds for large items that no one knows where to store. A garage needs organization in order to store items in proper spots. Think of your garage as a large upside down U. It gives you 3 walls to work with. Here are 4 basic garage organization solutions that work in most garages: Use utility shelving…

Do you need a closet organizer?

Many people today have a walk-in closet in their master bedroom. A walk-in closet can be a positive or a negative thing. The more room to have clutter or more space to stay organized, it is up to you. Most walk-in closets have a basic closet organizer that is functional. Do you need to upgrade? Things to do first before…

When Was The Last Time You Saw The Top Of Your Desk?

Can you remember the last time you saw the top of your desk? Is your office a source of stress? If yes; get a system to be decluttered and stay decluttered? If we have a cluttered workspace we tend to waste time and productivity. Here are 6 steps to keeping your office neat and organized! Step 1:   Have a vision for…

Storage solutions: save time and money.

When we think of storage solutions we think "they are costly" or "I don't know which ones to use."  I will be showing you some storage solutions and which solutions are best for what areas of the home. There are solutions that can be used several ways. When we use storage solutions we are making our lives easier, we will…

Home organizing solutions

The main point of home organizing solutions is to let you know when you need to pare down. Solutions differ in certain sizes so we know we have enough of one item. If we use a basket or ottoman to hold blankets, they only allow so many blankets for storing. This lets us know how many items is a sufficient number. There are…

Do you need a professional organizer?

We sometimes are unsure when we need to ask for professional help. We are so "in it" we cannot see how bad it is. Below I will give a few examples of issues people have and end up asking a professional organizer to help them to get back on track. Situations where you may need a professional organizer's help: Do you get…