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In Case of Emergency

Posted by on Sep 1, 2016 in General, Newsletter, Residential | 0 comments

In Case of Emergency

. After news of the flooding in Louisiana, it makes you think…How prepared would you be for a disaster? Help may not arrive right away… Being organized and knowing what to do during an emergency  (man-made or natural) is an important part of being prepared for your family.  Here are some tips to get you started: -Assemble a Disaster Supply Kit- The following items are recommended: Water. One gallon of water per person per day for at least three days, for drinking and sanitation. Food. At least a three-day supply of non-perishable...

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Summer Has Arrived

Posted by on Jul 15, 2016 in Business, Events, General, Newsletter, Residential | 0 comments

Summer Has Arrived

Closing Out the School Before you break out the sunscreen, take a few moments to clean up and organize your child’s school paperwork and get ready for next year.Any school papers you decide to keep should be limited to special pieces. These decisions can be difficult so here are some examples of discernment: Keep your child’s final report card rather than each quarter. Keep special reports or projects that exemplify the character and hard work of your child rather than a fill- in the blank test. Keep special handwritten notes from...

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Experience More In Life, With Less!

Posted by on Apr 2, 2016 in General, Newsletter | 0 comments

Experience More In Life, With Less!

When you hear the term minimalism do you think of living in an uncomfortable one room house, with stark white walls, a bed cushion, one pot and a hot plate? Well, you’ve got it all wrong!! Living a life with a minimalistic mindset simply means keeping only what youuse, love and want.  Therefore, minimalism will look differently for each one of us.  We’ll each have our own version of it. A WOW Fact Here’s a shocking statistic to consider: despite the fact that home sizes have doubled in the last 40 years, 1 in 10 households will rent a storage...

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How Do You Spend Your 24?

Posted by on Feb 18, 2016 in General, Newsletter | 0 comments

How Do You Spend Your 24?

February is National Time Management Month! How do you spend your 24? We all have 24 hours every day. How we utilize those 24 hours is what makes one person more productive than another. There are many culprits that can inhibit our productivity at work and at home.  Procrastination is at the top of the list. Procrastination The intentional and habitual postponement of an important task that should be done now. Confession:  Yes, I do it too. I would like to focus on one helpful suggestion that I share with my clients and use myself: Harness...

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Got Photos? Get Organized!

Posted by on Dec 7, 2015 in General, Newsletter, Residential | 0 comments

Got Photos? Get Organized!

The average family has thousands of printed photos sitting in boxes, bins and bags, needing to be organized.  If you find yourself in this situation, you are not alone! Organizing printed photos is a daunting task that, given the time, can turn those piles of photos into easily accessed memories! Here’s your step by step list to get this labor intensive project started: Create a workspace.  This organizing process will likely take some time to complete and you will need ample room.  I suggest using a large table that you can leave...

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Closet Makeover

Posted by on Sep 9, 2015 in General, Newsletter, Residential | 0 comments

Closet Makeover

Closet Makeover No major renovations are required to improve the appearance of your closet and increase your space. Here are my top 10 ideas to help you make the most of your space! Use slim line hangers. The uniformity improves the overall appearance, but more importantly you will gain rod space and clothes will stay put because they are non-slip! Clear shoebox containers  (available at the Dollar Store)are great for storing and protecting out of season shoes. Baskets or bins can hold clutch purses upright and preserve their shape. Tie racks...

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Your Summer, Organized

Posted by on Jun 5, 2015 in General, Newsletter, Residential | 0 comments

Your Summer, Organized

With some planning now, you can enjoy the spontaneity that summer brings. Here are some ideas to get you & your family ready for fun in the sun! For general summer fun: Have a family meeting to decide what you must do, see & learn before the summer comes to an end.  This exercise will help you map out your summer plans. Create a swim or beach bag fully stocked with towels, sunscreen, deck of cards, pool passes, etc. This will make leaving for the pool or beach easier & faster. Keep your car stocked with beach chairs & sand...

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Here Comes the Sun

Posted by on Mar 12, 2015 in General, Newsletter | 0 comments

Here Comes the Sun

What a joy to see some signs of spring! Very soon, we’ll be spending more and more time outside. Before that happens, here’s my top 10 list of items that you can do to quickly organize the inside of your house. Edit your magazines.Visit every collection area in your home for magazines and catalogs.  Recycle anything that is not from 2015.  If there is an article in a magazine you want to keep or a product you want to order- tear it out and get rid of the magazine. Organize your Junk Drawer.  Use drawer inserts or small boxes to...

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