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Monday Maintenance & Other Ways to Organize Your Week

Monday Maintenance & Other Ways to Organize Your Week

  It’s Monday again? How did that happen?! The older we get, the quicker time appears to fly, especially when we pack so many activities into our…

How to Organize Your Kitchen

How to Organize Your Kitchen

I often find myself reorganizing my kitchen drawers and cabinets because I want my kitchen to be a space — like most spaces in my home —…

The First Item I Purchased After a 15 Month Shopping Ban & Why

The First Item I Purchased After a 15 Month Shopping Ban & Why

Today, after completing a shopping ban lasting 15 months, I purchased my first item of clothing (I still haven’t purchased any shoes, jewelry, makeup, or accessories in…

Dear Perfection: You Are My Goal & My Enemy

Dear Perfection: You Are My Goal & My Enemy

Perfection.   We all know it doesn’t exist, yet we all seek to greet it. To walk down a linear path, and after a certain mile, a…

How to Part with Sentimental Items & Other Organizing Tips

How to Part with Sentimental Items & Other Organizing Tips

This week I’ve been helping my friend Rachel declutter and organize her home. Her main focus was the basement of her house where she’s not only storing…

Have Yourself a Very Organized Christmas

Have Yourself a Very Organized Christmas

Don’t know what to get your mother-in-law this year? Your brother-in-law? Yourself?    Hire me!     Start your New Year off right by being organized. Reduce your…

5 Alternatives to Giving Gifts This Holiday Season

5 Alternatives to Giving Gifts This Holiday Season

Christmas, the most wonderful time of the year (for some). Don’t get me wrong—I like Christmas, I do. Just not as much as I like Thanksgiving, or…

Baskets and Bowls: How to Wrangle Untamable Clutter

Baskets and Bowls: How to Wrangle Untamable Clutter

Much to my dismay, not everything in life can fit into perfect little boxes, or nestle into aligned spots on shelves. Not everything can be contained. Not…

I Haven’t Shopped in 12 Months: Why I Feel Amazing & Never Want to Shop Again

I Haven’t Shopped in 12 Months: Why I Feel Amazing & Never Want to Shop Again

It’s been one year since I purchased any clothes, shoes, jewelry, purses, or makeup.   And I don’t ever want to buy anything ever again.   But…

The One “Unnecessary” Material Object I Give as a Gift & Why

The One “Unnecessary” Material Object I Give as a Gift & Why

When it comes to gifts, I always have the same request: none, please.   Every year around Christmas and my birthday, I try to remind my parents,…

Wait! Don’t Put Up Your Tree Just Yet–Why Thanksgiving Matters

Wait! Don’t Put Up Your Tree Just Yet–Why Thanksgiving Matters

November first. The day after Halloween and the middle of autumn. November—a month for so long dedicated to giving thanks—has now been seized and held captive by…

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