Kristin Mastromarino Vander Wiede

Kristin founded Livable Solutions professional organizing in 2004. She made a hobby into a career and loves to help others organize their time, homes and offices.  She also teaches other basic organizing principles through lectures and seminars.

Holiday Gift Ideas at the Organized Lifestyle Store

Built In NYC Lunch Bags  These Built NY lunch totes make are a fashionable and light-weight alternative to your standard brown paper bag.  Retail: $19.95 This versatile bag from Baggallini was designed by flight attendants for stylish organization.  We feature an entire line of this popular designer.  The Valencia Bagg is one of the newest …

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Financial Fall Cleaning- What to do with Important Documents

Pheobe Browning of Feebee Consulting. LLC Fall is here and another year of storing financial documents has almost passed.  This workshop covers IRS rules for keeping tax documentation, what receipts need to be kept and why and what documents need to be kept on hand in case of emergency.  Join us November 13th at noon …

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Holiday Decorations — Organizing your Collection

The holiday decorating season well underway with Halloween, and I see a lot of my clients failing to utilize the decorations they already have in your house.   Especially as the economy forces many of us to maintain tighter budgets, it is important to be even more aware of where we may be wasting money.  Over buying …

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The Organized Lifestyle Store celebrates its Second Anniversary with month long contests, prizes and more.

The Organized Lifestyle store is located in Guilford, CT at 1010 Village Walk (Route 1).  Directions are available at www.theorganizedlifestylestore.com.   The month of August marks the two year anniversary of the Organized Lifestyle store.  To thank its loyal customers since its opening in August of 2006 the store will hold a series of events …

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Toy Room and Kids Organization Principles Workshop at the Organized Lifestyle Store!

Toy Room and Kids Organization Principles Are your kids toys taking over your house? Does mom keep bringing over presents for the kid? Is your daughter’s closet already unmanageable and she hasn’t even hit her teen shopping years yet? Come learn how to tackle toy storage, clothing management, and general organizing tips for kids. Taught …

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Quick & Easy Changes Create Long Lasting Impressions on Household Organization

For most of us, spending all of our time picking up after our family or guests can be the straw that breaks the camels back.  And there is no feeling worse than investing precious time in a room and feeling that there is no reward.  Sometimes, just creating the illusion that everything is organized is …

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