Organizing Tip of the Day: Stop the Notification Interuptions

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What once were considered useful reminder tools have now become constant interrupters in our productivity each day. Notifications on your phone can make you jump at every ping. With more and more apps using them, I see my clients constantly pause and lose their focus when they are near their phone. We sometimes forget we can control who or what needs our attention. Maybe hearing every breaking news story isn’t necessary or knowing each time someone posts on your Twitter feed. ...

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Organizing Tip of the Day: What the Healthiest People Do on their Lunch Breaks

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Meal planning and weekly planning is always top of mind for most families.  This article What the Healthiest People Do on Their Lunch Breaks outlines some great time management tips to prepare healthy meals throughout the week.  Many of us are chained to desks each day.  This article reminds all of us that it is good to take time for a break away from your desk, take time to move your joints and fuel yourself with healthy food to be ...

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Organizing Tip of the Day: Time Management and Self-Care while Parenting

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As a parent myself, I know how draining the daily routine of balancing work and family can be each day.  The days when I am an all day stay-at-home mom can be even more tiring than the going work!  I really liked this article encouraging parents to take more time for themselves.  Parenting is an important job, but It is essential in any time management strategy to take time for self-care, even when you feel like the weight of the world ...

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Organizing Tip of the Day: 10 Apps to Organize Your Life

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If you are like me, I am always researching and looking for the newest apps to make my life a little easier since I love using technology to organize data, thoughts and reduce paper.  This article 10 Apps to Organize Your Life gave a great outline and links to some of the popular ones.  There are apps for organizing your finances, keeping business records on the road, storing passwords, cooking instructions and recipe storage as well as organizing your wardrobe.  Whatever ...

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Happy Valentines Day – Need A Last Minute Valentine’s Gift?

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If you forgot it was Valentine’s Day today and your spouse, partner, or girlfriend/boyfriend, is expecting a gift, consider giving them the gift of organization as a last minute Valentine’s gift.  We are used to working with procrastinators…in fact we love them!  Our In-Home assessment is a great way to build an organizing plan and get some hands on help for busy families, small business owners, and couples who struggle to help each other keep everything in order.  Click here ...

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Organizing Tip of the Day: Kondo your Phone to Declutter Your Electronics & Mind

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For all of you fans of the book by Marie Kondo “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing,”  I thought I would share this article on how to apply her methods to declutter your electronics like phones, tablets and computers : Get the link here – How to Kondo Your Phone.  Basically the same principle applies to leaving apps on your phone that spark joy and cataloging other’s in groups so they ...

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Organizing Tip of the Day: How to Live with a Messy Person

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I loved this article in this month’s issue of Real Simple Magazine:  How to Live with A Messy Person.  Over the years I have heard from countless spouses and partners complaining about their significant other’s in ability to put items away or follow the organizational systems they are working s hard to implement in their homes.  Often I tell people it is hard to change someone else’s habits.  This article, written by a married couple that consists of one ...

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Organizing Tip of the Day: The 5 Secrets of People with a Clean Home

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I laughed when I read this article The 5 Secrets of People Whose Homes are Always Clean because I realized I already practice them all without thinking about it.  I wouldn’t say I have a spotless home, but I have found that we practice the difference between “tidy and clean.”  The principle is simple, people will perceive your home as more clean if it looks less cluttered.  The more items you have on your surfaces, floors and shelves the more messy/dirty ...

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Organizing Tip of the Day: Create a charging station in a drawer

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One of the best ways to charge all of your gadgets and hide all of the cords and clutter that come with them is to find an empty drawer in your office,  entryway, or kitchen and create a charging station.  With some simple tools such as a drill and a power strip you can make a great hideaway for unsightly gadgets.  What have you done to organize your electronics in your own home?

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