Organised reading

Was getting yourself organised part of your New Years Resolutions? Has that ‘intention’ hit a slump? Here are a few inspiring and motivating books for you. As a professional organiser I realise that when it comes to de-cluttering and organising, some people benefit more from ‘hand’s on’ help with someone by their side, however, for…

Organising with retro style!

Want to really put some punch into organising your home and love Retro styling? Here’s an article geared for you. What is the definition of Retro when we think in terms of decor? Well according to Wikipedia “Retro is a culturally outdated or aged style, trend, mode, or fashion, from the overall postmodern past, that…

3 Kitchen organising tips

First in a series of targeted quick tips, today I start in the kitchen with three quick ways of getting more space out of your cupboards and pantry while tackling some frustrating problems. Plasticware If you have plastic storage containers and lids breeding in your kitchen cupboard and sprawling all over your valuable kitchen cupboard…

Autumn organising

I love this time of year. I love that the weather is cooling down, I love that the leaves change colour and I love the way life ebbs into a rhythm past all the hectic end of year festivities and sudden urgent need to set up and settle into new school and work routines. In…

Left brained or right brained?

I subscribe to a few RSS feeds and one of my favourites is Real Simple. Recently Deb Schwartz did a great article about Organizing for Your Personality, which looks at how some people are more ‘left brained’ when it came to organising themselves while others (like me) are more ‘right brained’ organisers. Deb includes a…