Category Archives: Organizing

Holiday Packaging Waste

It’s Christmas morning and your family has torn through all of their gifts. The PS4, the new flat screen TV, the espresso maker complete with cups, coffee and foamer. But what do you do with all that Styrofoam? Check out Waste to Waves. Blow your mind and save the earth at the same time. Pretty… Continue Reading

This is a Test!

This is a test. This is a test of the EMERGENCY STRESS FREE system. This is ONLY a test.   Go to any room in your home or office, identify what is causing you the most stress, and then pick a date on your calendar to tackle it.   Had this been a real emergency… Continue Reading

Five Minute Fix

    Got five minutes and don’t know what to do with it. Clean out your wallet. Take out old receipts and put them away for tax purposes, credit card reference or product return. Other receipts can be thrown in the garbage. Don’t forget,  most thermal receipts are coated with BPA and CAN NOT be… Continue Reading

Out of sight… Out of mind…

How do you know when it is time to let something go? Your old motorcycle jacket, that vase your grandma gave you, those “antiques” you are keeping to sell on eBay someday. You haven’t used it in years. It’s not out where you can see it. Or you just plain forgot you had it. Anything… Continue Reading

Eco Friendly Organizing

As much as half of the 85 million tons of paper products Americans consume every year goes toward packaging, wrapping and decorating goods. Also, wrapping paper and shopping bags alone account for about 4 million tons of trash annually in the U.S. Consider using newspaper or scarves to wrap gifts. Use twine or repurpose last… Continue Reading

Let Go of The Past

Moving into the future, means letting go of the past. For example, your 1994 rental agreement. Don’t remind yourself how little you paid for rent back then. Continue Reading

Inhabit Harmony

If you were on a sinking ship, you’d notice it. The water would rise around your ankles. The ship would list back and forth, setting you off balance. And as it went down, you would probably make a quick judgment call to abandon ship or go down with it. What if the vessel of your… Continue Reading