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Organizing Tip of the Day: 100 Clutter Free Gift Ideas

It can be stressful to think of gifts for all of the loved ones in your life.  I came across this list a couple of months ago and saved sharing it for the holidays.  It is 100 ideas for gifts that will not increase the clutter in your friend’s and family’s homes.  Happy gifting! http://www.humoroushomemaking.com/100-clutter-free-gifts-for-everyone

Organizing Tip of The Day: What happens to our old clothes?

Did you ever wonder what happens to all of the old clothes they can’t sell at Goodwill? This article goes through the process from donation to recycling of the fabric.  Did you know that most clothes can be recycled?  If they aren’t they can leave a huge footprint in our landfills.  Think about this next …

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Organizing Tip of the Day: Stop the Notification Interuptions

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 …

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Organizing Tip of The Day: Stop the Paper

Feeling overwhelmed by the paper constantly coming into your house. Always open the mail over the garbage/recycling can. Go a step further and use these great websites to unsubscribe from mailing lists: www.catalogchoice.org and www.paperkarma.com

Organizing Tip of the Day: Organize your Scarves with a Regular Hanger

One of my Professional Organizer colleagues shared this picture on Twitter last week displaying a simple way to store and display your scarves and I loved it.  While there are a lot gadgets and special hangers out there that will help you organize scarves, this is by far the most cost-effective.  Simply take one of …

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Organized Your Scarves with a regular hanger

Organizing Tip of the Day: Creating Functional Files

Loved this article from Real Simple Magazine about how to create functional files.  It addresses both paper and digital filing needs. 7 Simple Rules for Functional Files.  If you find you are swamped by paper files you should also check out our Instant Filing System available for instant download at Life’s Lists:  Instant File System. …

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7 Simple Rules for Functional Files

Organizing Tip of the Day: The Essentials of Home Organizing

This was a great article put out by Good Housekeeping showing the essential organizing tools and areas you need to organize in your home to stay on top of clutter.  You can see their gallery of 53 ideas here: Good Housekeeping – How to Get Organized