Up until 6 weeks ago I was working a full time job and working as an home organizer in my spare time for about 1.5 years. I was very lucky where I could take time from my job to work on my passion of helping others create calm not only in their homes but also in their mind. So I decided my home office needed an extreme make over and organization asap! I needed to work in an environment where I felt excited to be in, not cluttered as this creates clutter in the mind and effects the ability to be as productive as you would be in an organizedRead More →

Today I attended an event for entrepreneur’s and it was a very exciting time for me. As I am fairly new to operating a start up business, I used to own my own Cafe in New Zealand but this was already established, it has been a big step for me. I found Ryan Townend from William Joseph Communications easy to listen to and loved his casual but professional style of speaking. It is always good to know that almost everyone who is starting up or running an established business can have an ” off day”. I understand that Calgary has been in an economic downturnRead More →

I had someone coming to my home for an appointment the other day and as an organizer I admit I was a little panicked. I had been extremely busy the past couple of weeks and had let my own house lapse in tidiness. I was thinking this is not good advertising for what I do professionally. So I had to talk to myself and say you know what, this is what I tell my clients, life happens and it can get away from you at times. The systems are still in place – just a little overflowing and I will make some time this weekRead More →

Take the time to declutter your bathroom weekly, you can do this while looking after your children having a bath or when they are getting ready for bed Use drawer organizers or small plastic trays to keep like items together this will not only help you find items faster, saving you time but you won’t end up buying duplicates – saving you money! Hang an over-the-door towel rack or install hooks or pegs at adult and child height on back of door or along the wall near sink or tub. This is great for the kids as they are able to reach their towels independently andRead More →

ife can be extremely busy for all of us, whether you are a working mom or a stay at home mom. There is always something to be done and it can start to have an effect on our health, state of mind and our family connection. Clutter can cause you to feel overwhelmed or depressed, it can rob you of your energy and cost you money. Try this exercise: Focus on a cluttered area. How do you feel when you look at this area? Stressed? Overwhelmed? Depressed? Getting organized will help you feel better emotionally and physically. This is why we want to help othersRead More →