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Great Article: "13+ Secrets Personal Organizers Won't Tell You For Free"

I came across this article by Michelle Crouch, from Reader’s Digest today, and it truly will help anyone approach the decluttering process without  stress.

Here’s the link:  … 34 more words

Facing Technology Fears

Clump #198:  Sort through bag of gadgets in the 30-day, 30-post Bedroom Blast Challenge: clear out son’s room before he returns … soon!

Not that anyone would necessarily notice, but I’m clearing out the pile labeled “Technology 2″ before “Technology 1.”  Why?   165 more words

Is it Spring Yet?!? Let Me Help You With That.

The people of New York City have been on quite the roller coaster ride this year as far as the weather goes. This winter was particularly rough – snow two or three times a week for several weeks, weather in the teens, twenties, sometimes thirties if we were lucky. 325 more words

Professional Organizing

What can I do with toiletries I've started?

I have 100s of bottles of shower gel, body lotion, shampoo etc. Enough to last me for the next 5 years at least. The trouble is, my skin is very sensitive and most irritates me. 72 more words

Easter, mini-update 4

More decluttering, but in other rooms.  Sorted through books in various places and put a couple of bags aside to give to charity.  Books are easy.   115 more words


The Cost of Storage

There was a really interesting show on BBC 2 last week.

Business Boomers – Real Storage Wars

The second documentary in the Business Boomers series discovers why Britain came to have the biggest self-storage industry in Europe, when just three decades ago the industry didn’t even exist in this country.” 867 more words


Feeling so guilty...

Sometimes, I walk into someone’s house and I get really bogged down with envy at how tranquil their home makes me compared to my own. I see how tidy, clean, organised and welcoming their rooms look and I think back to my own untidy home with its mismatched decor. 214 more words