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Organizing Your Keepsakes

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Organizing Your Keepsakes

A few Summer’s ago I decided to work on the huge bin of photos which allowed me to not only organize but preserve photographs that had been in my family since the early 1920’s. It was worth the time and effort as all the photos are now organized and preserved ready for the next step which is to be digitized.

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Unstuff Your Closet

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Unstuff Your Closet

I’ve been told that we should organize our closets monthly and I’m beginning to agree as that is what I have been doing. When we do it seasonal months go by and our closets are full of clothes we don’t wear. To give you that room you desire and give you a jump start on your fall wardrobe, I want to share with you a few techniques you can use to regularly organize your closet and how a closet clean up kit from ThredUp makes is easier.

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Tackling Your Paper Piles

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Tackling Your Paper Piles

If you are surrounded by paper piles this blog is for you. Following are techniques you can use to manage the paper in your home and life. I have also included a link at the end where I share how I organize the paper in my life. So let’s get started.

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It Is Time To Clear The Chaos!

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It Is Time To Clear The Chaos!

I believe that in order to live an organized life, we need to purge more than twice a year. I spoke with someone who shared they purge their closet monthly. I purge whenever I feel that my things are taking over my space and life. What about you?

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Life Management… Lessons From My Dad

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Life Management… Lessons From My Dad

The image above reminds me of a fishing trip my Dad and I took many years ago. That was before cell phones so I was not able to capture our moment in a photo. Along with those times I do remember all the life lessons Dad taught me.

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Is It Is Time To Downsize?

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Is It Is Time To Downsize?

The kids are gone and you are ready for a change. The large home requires more time and energy to maintain than you are willing to give it. You would rather be doing something else than trying to figure out when the bathrooms need to be cleaned.

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How Having a Sustainable and Minimalist Capsule Wardrobe Can Help You Organize Your Life

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How Having a Sustainable and Minimalist Capsule Wardrobe Can Help You Organize Your Life

As an affront to the tenets of fast fashion, sustainable brands that protect the interests of all the stakeholders – business, workers, planet – are out to change the harmful trend of compulsive consumerism. Your role is becoming more deliberate of your fashion choices and one way to do that is to transform your closet into a sustainable and minimalist capsule wardrobe. Here’s how it can help change your life:

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The Bad, Good and Great Habits I Learned From My Momma!

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The Bad, Good and Great Habits I Learned From My Momma!

I’ll always love my Momma! Don’t worry I am not going to sing. I just wanted to express how I feel about my Mother as I am sure you feel the same about your Mother or that Mother figure in your life. As we celebrate Mother’s Day I once again started reflecting on things I learned from my Mother that helped me be more organized in my own life and help my clients do the same.

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Are You Afraid Of Your Mail?

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Are You Afraid Of Your Mail?

Ok you are probably thinking that is a silly question, but is it? Working with clients I am always amazed at the amount of unopened mail that accumulates in their homes which is why I begin to think in addition to conquering paper piles is life organizing something that is also needed?

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Time To Send The Dust Bunnies Packing, Spring Clean Your Home Office

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Time To Send The Dust Bunnies Packing, Spring Clean Your Home Office

It is that time of year when people are donating clothes they no longer wear, getting junk out the garage and planning outdoor gardens. Unfortunately the home office space does not get that much attention until it is too late.

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