Monthly Archives: July 2014

book review – It’s All Too Much

Peter Welsh is well known as an organizer/TV personality. His on-camera style is slightly abrasive, using a tough-love approach to clearing owners’ clutter. His books are written in a manner that reveals his personality, but not in the same in-your-face … Continue reading

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Quote: Let Go of Perfection

Photo by artemisphoto I’m trying to buy a new (to me) car. My current car is 15 years old. Aside from the fact that the car has been dependable, the thought of buying another car keeps me from replacing the … Continue reading

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about me

About me: I write two blogs I own two businesses I’m listening to NPR I’m reading Eat Pray Love I love teaching people I wish people would say what they mean I miss swinging in the park I can’t get … Continue reading

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The Organizer Comes Clean on Clutter

Photo by franky242 I cooked Friday and left the pots and cookie sheets in the sink. I was tired and I really didn’t want to do dishes. So they sat for two days. I continued to put dishes in the … Continue reading

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do some good this summer when you let go of clutter

It’s hot. If you’re hiding inside your air-conditioned home, do something that will benefit you and someone else: Look for things to donate to charity. Anything you don’t use regularly is fair game. Clothes the kids have outgrown; housewares, sporting … Continue reading

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Reader Question – How Can I Let Go of This When I Might Need It Someday?

Photo by Pixomar Whether I’m working with clients or speaking to a group, people ask if there is a rule about how long to keep items that haven’t been used in a long time. Many people believe that the time … Continue reading

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product review – Cabidor Mini cabinet

If you live in a small space, you have to maximize every opportunity for storage. You can put hooks behind a door for hanging items, but what if you need to store small containers in your bedroom, kitchen or bathroom? … Continue reading

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