Category Archives: downsize

My Best Tips for Organizing Success

I found this list of tips in my handouts and have expanded on each of them for you. Hope they help you with your organizing success.  OHIO – Only Handle it Once! This can be a hard one for all … Continue reading

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How To Practice Harm Reduction in Hoarding

How can we practice harm reduction in hoarding? Lets face it, if you are struggling with hoarding or chronic disorganization, you likely are not going to have a home that you would see in a home and garden magazine!   … Continue reading

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The Walls Came Down – Part 2

What is the vision you would like to create for your home? I needed to love my home again and to feel like I am the queen of my castle and in charge of my space and my surroundings.   Taking … Continue reading

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The Walls Came Tumbling Down – Part 1

And now for something completely different….. I know this is not my usual blog post style but as promised to some of my friends, I wanted to blog about the process of making some changes in my home and my life. … Continue reading

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Clearing Clutter Support Group Challenge

The easy part was getting the Curio Cupboard off the wall.  I knew that it would be easy, it was just finally getting around to it.  It was very dusty and had been bumped off the nails a couple of … Continue reading

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Help Card for Emotional Shoppers

Do you need to cut down on your shopping?  Do you find yourself shopping to avoid uncomfortable feelings?  Are you in debt over your ears? ugh!!  Here is some help in the form of a card that you can cut … Continue reading

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Clearing Clutter Support Group – Week 2

Week 2 will tell us which participants are really committed to the group.  We had one person drop out and another did not call or show up.  However, we had two new people as well.  One a previous group member … Continue reading

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“Clutter is Really Just Deferred Decision Making”

What do you think of this expression?  Do you think this is true? I certainly do believe this and can be guilty of this myself.  Sometimes making no decision is really so much easier.   Not making a decision is really … Continue reading

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Speakers Boot Camp

This is my talk that I did at Speakers Boot Camp. I have to say it was a great experience and I know the more I put myself out there, the easier it gets.   I find it difficult to talk … Continue reading

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What to Wear, What to Wear??

I find that when the seasons change and it is cool one day and warm the next I really struggle with what to wear.  I have a full closet but I feel as if I have nothing to wear so … Continue reading

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