Decluttering
3 Things to Do BEFORE You Call a Mover

3 Things to Do BEFORE You Call a Mover

You may think that calling a mover should be the first thing on your moving to-do list. However, after moving literally thousands of individuals and families over the past 15-plus years, we’ve learned a thing or two about doing things in the proper order to avoid stress and save time and money. Here are three […]

The 5 Essential Phases to a Seamless Move

The 5 Essential Phases to a Seamless Move

There’s a reason they say moving is the third most stressful event in life. Not only does it throw your typical routine out the window and add to an already growing to-do list, but living out of boxes for days (or let’s be honest, weeks), and not knowing where things are can weigh heavily on […]

The Boutique-Style Approach to Organizing Your Accessories

The Boutique-Style Approach to Organizing Your Accessories

You know what feeling when you’re browsing a beautifully arranged accessory section of your favorite store and you instantly want to buy all the things? You can recreate that feeling inside your own home, even if you’ve got a small space to work with. First, scope out your space. Are you working with a top […]

Creating the Ultimate Family Command Center

Creating the Ultimate Family Command Center

If you’ve ever used the phrase “organized chaos” to describe your life, forgotten a birthday party or wished for a personal assistant, you’ve come to the right blog. And while we can’t really help with cloning yourself or growing several extra sets of arms, we do have a few ideas for organizing all the family […]

5 Moving Mistakes Most People Make (and How to Avoid Them)

5 Moving Mistakes Most People Make (and How to Avoid Them)

Experts call moving the third most stressful life event, and it’s because there are literally, a thousand moving parts. There’s a lot more to moving than simply changing spaces and moving your items. It’s packing up everything you own and changing up your daily routine while still keeping up with life, work, family and any […]

The Art of Packing Light

The Art of Packing Light

For organization lovers like us, packing for a vacation is arguably the start of vacation. Choosing the right outfit for every occasion, from a day out hiking to an evening at a 5-star Michelin-rated restaurant, is all part of the fun if you ask us. But let’s be honest: We are the first to admit […]

Our 10 favorite organizing tips from Marie Kondo

Our 10 favorite organizing tips from Marie Kondo

Marie Kondo is more than just an organizing guru. She’s officially a verb. As in, “This weekend, I’m going to Marie Kondo my condo.” If you don’t immediately recognize her name, Kondo is a Japanese organizational guru whose book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing has become a […]

How to make your spring clean go green

How to make your spring clean go green

How to make your spring clean go green The straight talk on what all those labels really mean We love everything about spring. Yes … even spring cleaning. De-cluttering and toppling the paper mountain can be arduous, and nothing puts a damper on the sweet smell of lily and hyacinth like bleach and ammonia. But […]

5 Simple Steps to Go Paperless Once and For All

5 Simple Steps to Go Paperless Once and For All

Ever feel like you’re just moving your ever-growing pile of paper from one flat surface to another, but never really getting rid of it? Being a paper-pusher in a digital world might feel like just part of the game, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Really. Going paperless is a great way to […]

Tips for Hosting Friendsgiving in a Small Space

Tips for Hosting Friendsgiving in a Small Space

When your kids were little and you hadn’t slept in years, you probably dreamt of the day when they’d move out … but it seems to have happened way too fast, doesn’t it? Whether your kids left the nest 10 years ago or just a few months ago, you likely feel a lot of emotions […]

4 Tips for Sharing a Space with Your Significant Other

4 Tips for Sharing a Space with Your Significant Other

Moving is a big step for some, but add a significant other to the mix, and you may be dealing with twice the stress. Moving in together is an exciting milestone for couples, but shouldn’t be taken lightly. Below we have some helpful tips to make this stressful experience fun, while still focusing on the […]