Ever wish you could quickly sweep the clutter up and out? What would you like to clear away this summer?
Recycling is a wonderful thing. It declutters your living space, keeps items out of landfills, and even helps communities save money. Many areas have gone to a process known as “single stream recycling,” which allows residents to put different kinds of recyclables into one large bin. This technology for managing recyclables is constantly evolving, and
Much of life requires us to make decisions. For many, this is an uncomfortable process. There is no magic formula that guarantees the “right” decision every time. In a way, it is comforting to know that everyone makes a poor choice once in a while. The goal, therefore, is not perfection. Instead, when we make
Some things are inherently challenging: climbing tall mountains, losing the last five pounds, sleeping when you have a head cold, and getting your children to put their toys away! Research suggests that children flourish in an orderly environment, and yet they seem to consistently resist the tasks required to maintain one. This puts a parent
In the middle of May, professional organizers from all over the country gathered for the National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO) annual conference in Atlanta, GA. As you can imagine, it was a pretty smooth, well-oiled event! I loved being with other industry professionals, sharing tips, asking questions, and learning new techniques. Some of the