Why I’ve Been Blogging Less

Blogging Less

I've been blogging less lately.  And I'm sorry.  I am usually full of ideas, and can barely write them all out quickly enough to share with you.  I have my camera out and ready to go and I usually have at least a few posts "in the bank".  But life has changed. My husband and I have been buying a home.  This is a happy time and an exciting prospect for us. However, it's been a gut wrenching ...

Things You Don’t Know About Me

10 Things You Don't Know

While I share a lot on the blog, there's a huge part of my life that's personal.  I get a lot of questions about who I am, what I do in my free time, and how I got to be who I am today.  So today I'm going to share some little known facts about myself.  Some of these things I bet some of my friends don't even know. They are made up of unique stories, snippets in time and funny events. 1.  I ...

TV Free

TV Free

Okay so the title of this blog post is a little misleading....I'm not 100% TV free.  However, for most of the summer, I didn't actively turn anything on.  There were other people who watched their shows, but I didn't seek any out.  I also didn't engage in night time TV rituals.  When I came back to my home base at the end of the summer, the cable was broken.  So, I lived without cable and TV once ...

Sea Bags Are For Fall

Bag Contents

Every season needs a new bag.  This season Sea Bags, a notoriously summer themed brand, has come out with some amazing patterns for fall.  My favorite is the Red Buffalo Check Courier.   Sea Bags was nice enough to send me a bag to try out and it quickly became my go to bag for every day. I'm usually on the go.  I work from home (or anywhere really) and I am always carrying a few things ...

What’s In My Bag (Fall Edition)

What's In My Bag

This summer I showed you what I was carrying around with me.  What I have with me changes in regards to where I'm going, how long I'll be gone and of course, the season.  This is the "What's In My Bag?" fall edition.  Read on to find out what I'm obsessed with now and what's in this organizer's bag. Please note I received samples of some of these items in order to write these reviews.  My ...

20 Tips For Prospective Professional Organizers

Become a professional organizer

20 Tips For Prospective Professional Organizers If you are considering becoming a professional organizer, chances are you are organized, determined, and your friends and family have urged you to try this career for quite some time.  Although being organized is a great place to start, you will find that it will take a lot of on-the-fly learning and hard work to become a successful ...

12 Ways To Make Your Life Easier, Starting Today

12 Ways To Make Your Life Easier, Starting Today

Getting organized seems like a monumental task.  It often seems so monumental that it's difficult to know where to start.  So, that being said, here are 12 ways you can make a difference in your life today.  The timing will never be perfect.  Today is the day to make your life easier.  You have the power!    Tackling one of these items today won't take you long at all.  However, the ...

5 Things I Do Everyday

5 Things I Do Everyday

Being a professional organizer I get asked a lot how I manage my own time, family and home.  I follow the same principle I tell you about....a place for everything and everything in it's place.  I also try to give myself every advantage I can.  I know that I'll be facing busy days, crazy schedules and the need for a nap, just like you.  If I'm kind to myself today, tomorrow is easier.   1. ...