20 Clutter-free gift ideas! Perfect for those who have everything!

20 Clutter-free gift ideas! Halloween is over, and now I am focusing on all the upcoming family birthdays and trying to come up with clutter-free gift ideas. My daughter and husband both have birthdays this month and they are only two days…
goals, dreams, success

3 Proven Ways to Reach Your Goals

3 Proven Ways to Reach Your Goals! I am going to share a goal of mine and how you too, can reach your goals. Let me start by saying happy 5 year anniversary to me!!! It's hard to believe that it was 5 years ago today that I had a little idea…

Spring Cleaning Tips and the Difference Between an Organizer and a Cleaner

Spring is a great time to get organized and do a deep clean in your home. I've got some spring cleaning tips to help you do this. I always suggest being organized throughout the year. I know, easier said than done right? For those of you that…
productive, stressed, sleeping

Be Highly Productive by Following These Easy Steps

Be Highly Productive by Following These Easy Steps Do you ever wake up in the middle of the night with that “How am I going to get it all done” panic? It happens to most of us at some point or another, and for some it happens more often…

Buying and Selling Your Home – Organizing Tips

5 Organizing Tips When Selling Your Home! 1. Start Early. Give yourself plenty of time to find a reputable real estate agent, lawyer, mortgage broker, professional organizer, painter etc. 2. Declutter at least 3 months before you…
perfectionism, perfect, goals, time management, organized, organize

You are NOT perfect and that is Okay!

Do you struggle with organizing your home because you want it to look perfect or feel like you can't do a good enough job when organizing your home? Often my clients say they don’t know where to start and they feel overwhelmed, and that…
Feeling stressed

Changes I needed to make to become more productive and less stressed!

Do you find there is not enough time in the day? Is your life or work spinning out of control? Do you lack energy to get everything you want done? If so, you are not alone. I am hearing this from my clients all the time, and I too feel that…
Sorting, stress, overwhelm, family, declutter, purge

Sorting Through Your Loved One’s Belongings After Death

I often get asked, “What kind of clients typically call you for organizing help?” The answer is about 1/3 of our clients are seniors or those with health problems, 1/3 are busy professionals and the remaining third are those who are chronically…

11 Best Time Management Tips for Students

11 Best Time Management Tips for Students Summer is flying by and before you know it, students will be heading back to school. A few years ago, I was an instructor at a local college and I also held Time Management workshops for first year…

Overwhelmed! How do I start to organize?

Overwhelmed! How do I start to organize? Do you ever walk into a room that has clutter and feel overwhelmed? Do you feel stressed and want to tidy up the clutter but do not know where to start? I hear this often from my clients. They don't…

My Story – Q&A With Professional Organizer Kathy McEwan

My Story - Q&A With Professional Organizer Kathy McEwan When working with my clients I usually get to know them really well. We go through many of their personal belongings and they often tell me some wonderful stories.  Now I want to…

8 Teen Bedroom Organizing Hacks You Will Love

8 Teen Bedroom Organizing Hacks You Will Love I have been organizing quite a few teen bedrooms lately and wanted to share some ideas that may help you with your teen bedrooms. Teaching your teens to pick up after themselves, clean and organize…