Checking Your List for the Holidays

| October 24, 2011

Halloween is next week, and soon enough, Thanksgiving, Hanukkah and Christmas will be nipping at our heels.

It’s okay to give some thought to your holiday gift-giving now before trick-or-treaters arrive on our doorsteps. Here’s how to get a jump on the holiday season:

How Do You Know When You Have Too Much Crap?

| May 31, 2011

Last week, I enjoyed a Lifehacker post called “How to De-Crapify Your House” which offered some great tips on clearing clutter. But the article made me wonder one question. How do you know if you have too much crap to begin with? Here are some telltale signs that you do:

Going Shopping? Get Thrifty!

| March 16, 2011

As an organizer, I’ve often dropped off client donations to Goodwill, Salvation Army and other charities, but I would only visit the thrift stores on occasion – until I bought my house. When I moved into my first apartment, I spent a lot of time in places like Goodwill, Salvation Army and other thrift and […]

Be a Good Customer: Be Organized

| January 24, 2011

People always talk about the importance of good customer service, but what about being a good customer? Be organized, learn good customer etiquette

Clutter-Free Presents

| November 19, 2010

The holidays are bearing down on us fast and furious. As usual, Christmas decorations were up in stores before Halloween. It’s less than 40 days to Christmas and even less to Hanukah. So where is your gift list? What’s your gift budget? Every year when my family asks me what I want for Christmas, it’s […]

Unique Gift Ideas

| December 16, 2009

Still trying to find a unique gift for someone? Haven’t even started shopping yet? Here are some ideas for unique gifts. features a variety of homemade and vintage items. Fashionistas will love the sparkly jewelry and handmade handbags. No time to knit that special and cool scarf? No worries! Buy one that someone else […]