clean to start to organizing the laundry room

A Clean Start to Organizing the Laundry Room

Do you have an area of your home that drives you crazy? One that is too cluttered, too unorganized or just too scary to attack? A room that you keep meaning to get to, but a) you never have the time, b) you can’t even begin to conceptualize…
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Top Packing Tips and One Must-Have Packing Essential

Vacation time is fast approaching and if you’re lucky, you may find time to get away to see the sights, hit the sand or land somewhere in between. Wherever your travels may take you, packing is the necessary first step of your journey. Have…
how to maximize storage space in bathroom cabinets

Abracadabra! The Best Trick to Maximize Storage in Any Space

As an organizer, one of the challenges I most enjoy is how to maximize storage in any kind of space. Fortunately, I’ve been given many opportunities in my lifetime to face this challenge – from carving a corner out for myself in tiny dorm…
Organizing the Kitchen

Organizing the Kitchen: My Favorite Secrets to Make You a Rock Star in Your Own Kitchen

One of my favorite spaces in a home is the kitchen, as I spend a lot of time there myself: it’s the heart of our home, it’s where everyone gathers and I love to cook! For that reason, one of my favorite challenges working with a client is…
three easy steps to organize your email

The “Prince-iples” of Organizing: 3 Easy Steps to Organize your Email (& Dig Your Way Out)

Are you buried in email with no sign of digging your way out? I’m here to throw you a lifeline and assure you that there is light at the end of the tunnel! Like many people, I aspire to “Inbox Zero” (the holy grail of having zero…
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The “Prince-iples” of Organizing: 5 Easy Steps to Organize Your Space

Do you want the secret of how to get organized? Would you believe it all boils down to just 5 steps? No matter how huge or overwhelming the state of disorder or chaos you are facing, take a deep breath, break the project down into chunks…
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Start the Year Organized: Honor Your Morning Ritual

Hello, January!  It’s that time of year again for us to make our New Year’s resolutions, whether it be exercising more, indulging less, being better to yourself, being better to others, preparing for a big change in your life or just slowing…
Organizing: It’s All About Location, Location, Location

Organizing: It’s All About Location, Location, Location

One of the second tenets of organization (following the first, which I wrote about here) is the location of the “homes” you create for your possessions.  No organizing product, system or magic trick has greater impact on keeping your space…
Wrangle your wandering stuff! Give it all a "home."

Wrangle your wandering stuff! Give it all a “home.”

One of the primary tenets of organization is that everything must have a “home” – a place to “live” when it’s off-duty, being archived or just tucked away. I list this principle as the first tip in my guide “Top 10 Tips to Live…