To celebrate Decluttering Diva's 5th Birthday I'm giving you a gift... I'm debunking some popular organising myths. 1. Containers are the keyNot everything needs to be contained. One of my pet peeves is seeing linen cupboards with all the linen in plastic containers - it’s just not necessary and a waste of money. Why all … Continue reading 5 Myths of Organising… busted.
Was reading through my Facebook feed this morning and up popped this post - People are losing their minds over this family's wardrobe hack An article about a family who set up a centralised wardrobe. That’s nothing new - I did this for a busy mum a couple of years ago 😝. She was recently divorced, … Continue reading An out of the box wardrobe solution
Are you sick of tripping over toys that spill out of the toy boxes? Tired of nagging the kids to tidy up? Do you feel overwhelmed with where to start? I can hear parents everywhere reply with a big "yes". I see it all the time - the toys take over the space and the whole … Continue reading It’s time to teach your kids the joy of decluttering
For many of my clients my job is to help them "adult". Maybe their parents didn't teach them, they've had someone else to do it for them or have just managed to procrastinate somethings forever. According to a recent article we google a lot of how to" things. (Click here to read it yourself - … Continue reading How to adult
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
Well the holidays are almost over and reality is about to it - busy schedules, routines (or lack there of), school lunches and more. If all of this makes you want to hide under the covers,stop and think - Life doesn't have to be this way -it doesn't have to run you, you CAN have control. … Continue reading Give your year an organising kick start with a fantastic February special
Folding a basket of laundry? booking your Pap smear? De junking the junk drawer? Taking your charity items to the op shop? Big or small we all procrastinate, believing that the task is too big for now. When working with my clients I like to challenge them - I ask them how long they think … Continue reading What are you procrastinating???
AAPO's National Organising Week is over. It's a busy week for a Professional Organisers as we spreads the word about our industry and share some practical tips and insights. I hope you have felt motivated to make your wardrobe work for you. I'm back to "normal" schedule this week. I just love the feeling on … Continue reading RESET – in readiness for reality (your busy week ahead)
In case you missed it live - here is the link to Study Declutter. As featured on TODAY extra -here is the fabulous Space Cube - I just love it - a compact, stylish organising tool that will not only keep your things neat and tidy but help you to limit the quantity you have on … Continue reading Organising the Study – TODAY Extra 2/3/2016
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