The Right Way To Organize Your Papers

When computers were first introduced, they were going to save the planet with all the paper they were going to reduce. Everything would be stored on computers and trees would be saved. Well, many years later I think we’re producing more paper than ever and organizing all that paper is still a big challenge for […]

Exactly What Can A Professional Organizer Do?

When you hire a professional organizer you aren’t just hiring someone to come in and tell you what to keep and what to get rid of. A Professional Organizer does so much more. Most of us are trained by and are part of, the Professional Organizers in Canada. We work with many different types of […]

Clutter Awareness Week

In our industry, the last week of March is National Clutter Awareness Week. Although you should be aware of clutter and its impact on your life every day, an awareness week is a great time to stop and take a look around for those of you that tend to put things off. We don’t always […]

Get Your Taxes Organized Now

Tax time is creeping up on us folks and now is a good time to take a look at the way you file and organize your income tax files. Taxes are something that you should be thinking of throughout the year but unless you are running your own small business I’ll bet tax time is […]

How To Talk To Your Parents About Downsizing And Letting Go

It’s a conversation we never want to have but for a lot of us the time will come when we need to talk to mom and dad about moving out of the family home into something smaller and more manageable or perhaps even into assisted living. You may have noticed that they just can’t keep […]

5 Signs That Your Parents Are Ready To Downsize

We all go through the stages of home ownership in our lives. First we rent, then we buy our first home, then we move into a larger home when we have a family and finally we downsize as we grow older. Do your parents need some help in making this life changing decision? Here are […]

The Valuation Of Possessions …

There is a difference between the value of an object and how it actually fits in your life. One of the challenges that I face when working with my clients is their idea of what is valuable.  This usually occurs when we are paring down possessions and a client is hesitant to let something go […]