It may be hard to think ahead when you get the bug to declutter NOW but getting stuck with all the stuff you want to donate is harder. Here is another good reason to call me when you are just starting to think about it! There are organizations that will pick up your furnishings, clothing [...]
I just found out that my book DeCLutter2DeLight is on this list of books that will help you keep your New Year's Resolutions! Enjoy! You can get it on Amazon by clicking here.
Matt Baier of Matt Baier Organizing in CT says it all in this article. It's everything I talk about in my workshops or with my clients during a virtual or real-time house call. How do you lose money by tolerating your clutter? I find trends among the clients who find me. Right now I am [...]
Do you remember when I promised that I would not flood your inbox with useless information and that if I had nothing to say I would not send out a newsletter? You may not have heard it, per se, but I did skip September because I made that promise to myself. I am keenly aware [...]
More decluttering fun (for me) today: helping someone downsize. It's been emotionally tough on my client, an actor who feels disoriented at every turn. She's encountering her life's work and I am giving witness to all the people she has touched throughout her life. Which scripts to save, which to donate? Cataloguing 50 years of [...]
I am very excited for today's session with an elder who wants to gain control of paper in her life. You don't have to wait til your late '70's to set up systems! If nothing else, the satisfaction of understanding paper flow from the moment it enters your home to the time it is filed [...]
Wednesday Wonder: Where does your energy come from? How do you replenish the well? Do you have a home environment that nourishes you or agitates you? Asking because these days we really need one another to be energized and clear.
Tuesday ToDO: Returns - Do you return things that don't work for you when you get them to your home or do you let them sit there. For a long time or even forever? Return them! They are doing you no good, are not useful, waste your money and give you a zetz each time [...]
This took at least 3 visits because it was hard. Not physically hard at all. We pushed thru that. Emotionally hard. Spinningly hard. Sticking point hard. But we (he) did it. I am so happy for my client and will be curious as to how it looks and functions. I'll report back in 2 weeks!
Hot off the press! With great thanks to Amy Pollack of TwistnShout for graphically interpreting my writing, I am pleased to offer you DeClutter2DeLight: Compassionate + Green Clutter Control Handbook/Workbook! In it you will learn: · How to discern where to start. How learning style influences sustainability. The energy of things. How re-use liberates. Where is [...]