Author Archives: Amber

Arriving on Time

Whether you struggle with arriving on time for work, a doctor’s appointment, a church service or even a date, I thought you might like to know how an organizer thinks. The other day as I was figuring out a busy … Continue reading

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Counting Steps While Organizing

  Part of my job as a professional organizer is paying attention to detail. That detail includes what current organizing systems and steps clients use before I change things or suggest new and different organizing systems. So to start it’s … Continue reading

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My Theory on Condo Living

I always eagerly await the answer when I ask “Which apartment number?” or “Which condo number? “ For some reason, most of my condo and apartment clients always live high up in their condo or apartment buildings. Nine times out … Continue reading

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7 Ways to Create Extra Time to Exercise

  Prep lunch food on Sundays for the week, so assembling lunches during the week takes less than a minute. Create an organized lunch shelf in your pantry and your refrigerator so it’s grab and go during the week. Lay … Continue reading

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Classic Landing Spots for Clutter

  Car If you work out of your car, commute long distances or your kids are in a lot of activities and sports, your car or minivan is bound to reflect it. Some of us feel like we spend more … Continue reading

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Delegating Wisely

  As a business owner, a large part of organizing is learning how to delegate tasks and recognizing when to delegate tasks. I strongly believe those two elements are crucial to running a successful small business. I have helped several … Continue reading

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Cleaning Versus Organizing

Let’s make one thing clear. Organizers don’t clean and cleaning companies don’t organize. They might think they do, but they don’t. They pick up, shove things, stack things, or put things where you can’t find them. I’m a fan of … Continue reading

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When Hobbies Overtake Our Space

  I was reminded this week of a home I walked into many years ago in the beginning of my business. When I stepped into the front door, I was greeted with a quilting loom. At least I believe it … Continue reading

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8 Mistakes to Avoid While Tackling An Organizing Project

  So the day and hour has arrived. You have blocked off time to tackle the organizing project that has been on your to do list for months. I’m glad you are ready to dive in and start making headway … Continue reading

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Making Your Closet Look Like a Million Bucks

    How organized do you like your closet to look? Some of you are thankful if the clean clothes just make it back into the closet or if you can find your favorite jeans. Others like to have it … Continue reading

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