- POSTED: 08.12.2014
5 File Folders Save the Day!Read article...
5 File Folders will clean up any paper pile that accumulates during the day. A portable file holder is a key ingredient for a “Personal Organizing Center.” Every home and office needs one. Here’s why. Each day an average of fifteen pieces of mail arrive in your mailbox. If you flip through and deal with […]
- POSTED: 08.11.2014
Paper Organizing Class!Read article...
I love to teach anything that’s visual – organizing your home, your closets, organizing your garage, and your email. Since I’ve done all those for you already, I thought I’d tackle the granddaddy of them all – organizing ALL Your Paperwork! And I mean ALL of yours! Just think . . . wouldn’t it be […]
- POSTED: 08.06.2014
Summer Coaching ProgramRead article...
Summer is my favorite time to do personal projects to “upgrade” my life for the rest of the year. It’s my “Gift” and expertise to help people set a goal and achieve it in a short amount of time. So this summer I decided to make my 1-on-1 Coaching available to YOU so you could succeed at a Home Project. Through phone/Skype/Face Time and pictures, I can coach you through any project just as if I’m personally there with you. Together we become a “Team” to organize anything you wish.
- POSTED: 08.05.2014
Do Your “Keepsakes” Make you Smile?Read article...
In preparing for the Garage Organizing course this past spring, I went through every box in my organized garage and decided to open one particulate bin marked “Handmade Clothes.”
I pull out all the handmade sweaters, dresses my mother and mother-in-law made for my children, who are now in their young 30′s. It was a pleasant trip down “Memory Lane.”
I discovered the love and detail that they put into little lined cream colored jackets, box pleated skirts, and matching pink velvet dresses with white pinafores.
- POSTED: 07.17.2014
Give Your Boxes an “Organizing Makeover!”Read article...
I thought I had seen it all – until yesterday. Usually my clients touch my heart with their “need” for help. This one impressed me with her “Success!” She did everything right and it shows in this picture. Here’s Ramona’s Story. . .
- POSTED: 07.07.2014
What’s Your Current Project?Read article...
Do you know your P.Q. ability for personal Project Management? Your P.Q. or “Project Quotient” determines how successful you will be even more than your I.Q. or “Intelligence Quotient.” Why? Because people who know how to manage projects immediately spot time roadblocks and work around them. Or turn them into opportunities by immediately making course […]
- POSTED: 06.30.2014
Pack Your Suitcase like a Pro!Read article...
Pack your suitcase like a Pro and reduce your stress by creating a master Vacation Pack List. With summer vacation trips, you might be pulling out your suitcase with mixed emotions: I love vacation, but I hate the packing! No need to stress any more when you can pack like a Pro! That happened to […]
- POSTED: 06.05.2014
The Survey is In!Read article...
I’m so overwhelmed with joy that over 300 people answered my Coaching Survey! You were so kind to do so (And if you didn’t, you can still fill it out HERE before it closes at Friday 5 p.m.). The results made me more impassioned to help you have more order and less stress in your life
- POSTED: 05.28.2014
Coaching Project Finished!Read article...
I’m proud to announce the completion of one of my Coaching projects, the book and website for Hope for a Broken Heart by Linda Stirling! Together we have persisted the last 3 years in writing, printing, and marketing Linda’s book. It’s finished! What a joy to present this meaningful book to you. I feel like […]
- POSTED: 05.28.2014
10 Moving TipsRead article...
The words “We’re Moving!” can signal panic or possibilities once you apply these 10 Moving Tips. A move signals a need to quickly get organized before chaos descends and you are surrounded by unpacked boxes. Follow these 10 Moving Tips and you will turn chaos into calm control. I know, I’ve done seven cross country moves myself!
- POSTED: 02.25.2014
7 Tips for Computer OrganizingRead article...
Are you ready for a higher level organizing step than paperwork and email, like computer organizing? For the first time, I’m going to share my secrets to successfully keep your Computer Files organized and find anything in seconds! With everything going digital, you’ll need to successfully organize your computer files or you’ll have a digital […]
- POSTED: 02.07.2014
3 Steps to Breeze Through MagazinesRead article...
Do you plan to relax and read your magazines, but wait so long you have to organize the magazines? Sometimes I do. Then it’s time to simplify by keeping only 1-3 articles and passing on the rest of the magazine. Check the date and keep the most recent. Have a marker handy to block out or cut out your address.
- POSTED: 01.14.2014
“Power Planning” Time Management ToolRead article...
Recently one of my cross country clients and I incorporated one tool that doubled her monthly income immediately, raised her team’s morale, and saved dozens of back and forth email time. It reminded me of the power of planning time management tools that successful people use regularly. Today here’s the first Power Planning Tool:
- POSTED: 01.07.2014
10 Tips for the New Year!Read article...
To begin the New Year or any day you want a fresh start, there are 10 Tips you can do right away. Do the one that will benefit you the most first. Remember every organizing step counts toward the overall goal of simplifying your life. 1. Get a New Calendar Keep a monthly calendar in […]
- POSTED: 09.24.2013
1 Life, 1 CalendarRead article...
There are only twenty-four hours in anyone’s day, and you don’t need to add to your stress by feeling fragmented and having things fall through the cracks. Your calendar– a single calendar should reflect a balanced and satisfying life for you. You can start that journey by consolidating your activities through living one life on one calendar.
- POSTED: 09.06.2013
Family, Get Organized!
Organize Your FamilyRead article...
I was a teacher before I became a Professional Organizer, so every fall I have this internal clock that says, “It’s time to organize your family.” I apply it to everything from cleaning up summer beach gear, organizing your office, and getting children ready for a smooth year ahead. Free Resource: The Children’s Job Chart […]
- POSTED: 05.02.2013
3 Tips to Remember Anything!Read article...
Do you find yourself forgetting things during the day that you intend to do? There’s an easy way to move from defeat to success with getting things done. Use the tools you have.
- POSTED: 04.16.2013
Digital Organizing, Home Organizing
Photo Organizing & DisplaysRead article...
If you always wanted to get your digital photos organized and learn to display them attractively, learn from an Expert!
- POSTED: 04.08.2013
Get Organized!, Home Organizing
Problem Solve On the RunRead article...
Do you like to save time? Do something only once? Then learn to solve problems “on the run!”
- POSTED: 01.31.2013
Who’s in Control of Your Time?Read article...
When I organize my clients, I often start with their calendar – the place that created the stressful lifestyle they are in. I suggest the following calendar tips to create the calm in your life you need to function at your best.