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15 Tips To Get your Family On Board with Decluttering & Organizing

' It can be tough when you’re the only one in the family who’s focusing on organizing and decluttering the home. It’s time to bring on reinforcements! Here are some quick tips to help get you and your family on the same page.   Children…

Minimalist lifestyle: Improve Your Finances, Stress & Your Life

When most people think of minimalism, they think of owning as few things as possible. But what’s the real impact of having less in your home and your life?   Financial Adopting a more minimalist lifestyle can keep dollars…

5 Ways To Improve Work-Life Balance

Failing to find a healthy work-life balance can have disastrous consequences on your physical and mental wellbeing. Working more than 55 hours a week has been linked to anxiety and depression. But don't worry! You can take a few…
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What Is A Home Inventory & Why Should You Consider One?

What is a home inventory? A home inventory is an up-to-date list of your possessions or belongings with an approximate financial value of those items.   Why it's necessary "Hope for the best, plan for the worst." Lee Child Most…

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Episode 72: 10 Simple Habits for a More Organized HomeKathy McEwan (Second Set of Hands)

Episode 72: 10 Simple Habits for a More Organized Home

Did you know that having an organized home really comes down to habits? Sure does. And on this week's episode I will be covering 10 simple habits for a more organized home with one bonus habit at the end. All these habits…
Episode 71: Spring Clearing - Getting Organized for SpringKathy McEwan (Second Set of Hands)

Episode 71: Spring Clearing – Getting Organized for Spring

Are you organized for Spring? Spring is in the air. Spring has sprung here in Canada. Our days are getting longer, we’re opening our windows for the first time in months and we’re feeling a sense of renewal in the air. On…
5 Reasons Why Decluttering is Hard and How to Make it EasierKathy McEwan (Second Set of Hands)

Episode 69: 5 Reasons Why Decluttering is Hard and How to Make it Easier

Has this ever happened to you? You wake up one morning and decide, "Today is the day I'm going to declutter my home!" So, you jump out of bed- excited with visions of a completely decluttered and organized home in your head, and you immediately…
7 Myths of Home OrganizingKathy McEwan (Second Set of Hands)

Episode 65: 7 Myths of Home Organizing

In this week’s episode, I go over 7 myths of home organizing. These sets of beliefs are not true and could be holding you back from getting your home organized. Have a listen to find out what the myths of home organizing are…
15 Quick Tips to Overcome ProcrastinationKathy McEwan (Second Set of Hands)

Episode 64: 15 Quick Tips to Overcome Procrastination

Procrastination How do you overcome procrastination? If you are like most people, you do. We often put things off that we just don’t want to do, even though we know we need to do it. Not to worry though, in this episode I explain why we procrastinate…
Very Important Downsizing TipsKathy McEwan (Second Set of Hands)

Episode 63: Very Important Downsizing Tips

Downsizing can be extremely stressful, especially if you have lived in your home for many years and you have to let some items go. On this week’s episode, I provide some very important downsizing tips to help anyone who is planning on downsizing.…
How to Organize and Declutter Your Home When You Are ExhaustedKathy McEwan (Second Set of Hands)

Episode 61: How to Organize and Declutter Your Home When Exhausted

Are you exhausted and the thought of organizing your home is overwhelming? Do you want to get organized but are too tired to even think about it? Do your items start to pile up because you are too tired to organize? If so, this episode is for…
How to Get Organized for 2022Kathy McEwan (Second Set of Hands)

Episode 60: How to Get Organized for 2022

Try something new, get clarity and get organized in 2022. In this episode, I provide tips to help you have a successful and organized 2022.   The new year is like a renewal. A chance to try something new or a time for transformation…