The Cost of Stuff

Over the past two weeks I have been involved with two downsizing projects. In both instances we hit a wall. We were faced with the ‘too much stuff’ problem. We ran out of room yet there were boxes that still needed to be unpacked. As much as I’d love to be a magician and create

Holding on vs. moving on: Perspective Shift

As part of our month-long focus on shifting our perspective, this week we’re going to be talking about decluttering and why it’s so difficult.  The process typically starts with a phone call that initiates a first consultation. It is during the consultation that I’ll hear the following: I know I have to let some things

3 Telltale Signs You Are Not Ready to Get Organized

I like to think of organizing as a life-long commitment.  If you think about it, organizing is kind-of like being on a diet.  Heck, there are even books that use the same lingo that a person would find when thinking of going on a diet: The Clutter Diet Shed Your Stuff, Change Your Life Does

Solve the too much stuff problem

Summer is a great time to look at the beauty that surrounds us. While looking outside, the grass is green, the flowers in bloom and the warm sun is ahhh…so nice.  This month however, we are taking a look on the inside. And by inside – I don’t mean the inside of your home. I

3 Reasons That Are Keeping You From Getting It Together

I can come up with a handful of reasons to skip exercising. I’m too tired. It’s been a long day. I’ll do it tomorrow. And the reasons can go on and on.   I can actually convince myself to skip exercising every single day!  Really – I can come up with some doozies!  What I’ve

3 Ways Your Home is Weighing You Down

Every New Year I’m sure you hear the same thing I hear and see the same thing I see.  Advertisements for loosing weight!  Here are some catchy ones I’ve seen so far: Lose Weight and Get Firm for Summer 2014 6 ways to lose weight in 2014 No more resolutions! 9 strategies for fast and lasting fat loss in 2014 But have you