A helping hand of a different kind

Many of my jobs involve physically helping clients to knock off those jobs that they have been procrastinating.  Procrastination- the action of delaying or postponing something For you that could be Sorting through the kids clothes and toys that they so quickly grow out of  purging out of date paperwork and organising it for tax … Continue reading A helping hand of a different kind

Is your shed in a shambles??

Here are some tips from me and fellow PO Linda Eagleton on how to keep your shed decluttered and organised, featured in a recent RealEstate.com.au article.  http://www.realestate.com.au/lifestyle/five-simple-steps-to-a-clutter-free-garden-shed/

I understand your anxiety more than you realiseĀ 

Firstly, I want you to set a reminder or press record on your TV for this Sunday 8:10pm on ch7.  Thank you. Now I will tell you my story.  For many of you the idea of having a stranger rifle through your personal possessions and give advice on how to handle them better is terrifying. … Continue reading I understand your anxiety more than you realiseĀ 

Pinterest perfection – an urban myth

I shared this post of Pinterest beauty hack fails on my fb page earlier for a bit of a laugh.  http://diply.com/pinterest-beauty-fails?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=steve-rogers I want to make something clear Pinterest is not reality.  Many people look to Pinterest for ideas and inspiration to get decluttered and organised, that is fine. What is not fine is the unrealistic … Continue reading Pinterest perfection – an urban myth

Tips for Getting Your Pantry (and Life) in Order

Here at Decluttering Diva, we understand how difficult it can be to stay organised all the time. Trust us, no one is perfect when it comes to staying organised. However, we must say that we are better than most. We specialise in working with those who struggle with chronic disorganisation issues. Similar to working with … Continue reading Tips for Getting Your Pantry (and Life) in Order

NOW 2017 – Thursday Challenge

Ok, today we are getting healthy. Today for your National Organising Week Challenge we are getting our bathrooms cabinets healthy.  Did you know your makeup, skincare and medicine have expiry dates? And if you use them after those dates it can make you sick. Here is a guide for how long your makeup should stay … Continue reading NOW 2017 – Thursday Challenge

NOW 2017 – Wednesday Challenge

It's National Organising Week and today's challenge is to tackle the dreaded utensil drawer (or holder if you don't have the luxury of a whole drawer) Take everything out, wipe out the drawer so you have a clean slate to start with.  Be ruthless and only put back items you have used in the last … Continue reading NOW 2017 – Wednesday Challenge

NOW 2017 – Tuesday Challenge

Here is your second challenge - NOW is the time to get decluttered and organised. Tote bags, handbags, grocery bags, wallets, shopping bags, sports bags - we all have them and usually far too many than we actually ever need or use. Today I want you to take 5 away (of course more if you … Continue reading NOW 2017 – Tuesday Challenge

Happy NOW 2017 – Monday Challenge

It's National Organising Week!!! A time when Professional Organisers across Australia share our love for organising and our great industry.  NOW is the perfect time to start a new habit to help you get decluttered and organised. Each day I'm going to share a quick tip for you.  Today I want you to quickly go … Continue reading Happy NOW 2017 – Monday Challenge

Plans. Why do we bother to have them when life never goes to a plan?!?

You know those days (maybe it feels like its been weeks or months for you) when you start the day with great intention. Maybe you thoughtfully made a list of things to do or perhaps created some beautiful diary entries that make your google calendar look like a stained glass window. You went to bed … Continue reading Plans. Why do we bother to have them when life never goes to a plan?!?