degree Professional Organizer of Thoughts & Things degree

2011 goals (17)Abundance (1)Abundant (1)Accentuate the positive (5)Accept challenges (1)Acceptance (1)Accomplish (2)Accountability (1)Accountable (1)Accumulating stuff (1)Achievable goals (1)Achievement (1)Act (1)Action (1)Albums (1)Alternatives (1)Anticipation (1)Appreciation (1)Ashamed (1)Ask (1)Avoiding (1)Being (1)Beliefs (1)Best way (1)Biggoal (1)Block (1)Blocks (1)Bonus time (1)Books that will rock your world (2)Boundaries (1)Buddy (1)Budgeting the holidays (1)Buying (1)Calendar (1)Challenge (1)Challenges (2)Change (5)Change your life (1)Checklist (1)Choices (5)Choose (1)Choosing (1)Clarity (1)Clean as you go (1)Clean up (1)Cleaning (2)Clearing clutter (1)Closet (1)Closet space (1)Clothing (1)Clutter (9)Collections (1)Commitment (1)Communing with nature (4)Compassion (1)Compelling vision (1)Completion (2)Concentration (1)Consistency (1)Control (1)Daily (2)Deadline (1)Death cleaning (1)Debt (1)Deciding (1)Decision fatigue (1)Decisions (5)Declutter (6)Defining (1)Direction (1)Doing (1)Dream (3)Dreams (2)Embrace challenges (1)Embrace mistakes (1)Embrace talent (1)Emotional buying (1)Encouragement (1)Energy (2)Engagement (1)Enjoy the holidays (1)Enough (1)Excitement (1)Excuses (1)Expectations (1)Experience (1)Express gratitude (1)Express thanks (2)Fatigue (1)Fear (1)Fears (1)Finishing a project (1)Fitlers (1)Focus (3)Follow your heart (1)Forward (1)Freedom (2)Friend (1)Frustrated (1)Frustration (1)Full cup (1)Fun (1)Future (2)General musings (14)Get more energy (1)Get rid of medications (1)Get something done (1)Get started (2)Getting started (1)Give (1)Goals (9)Grateful (1)Gratitude (3)Habits (3)Happiness (2)Happy (1)Have more time (1)Health (1)Heart (1)Help (1)Her clutter (1)His mess (1)Holding on (1)Holding on to things (1)Holiday activities (1)Holiday decorating (1)Holiday dining (1)Holiday expenses (1)Holiday guests (1)Holiday planning (1)Holiday spending (2)Holidays (2)Home (1)Ignoring (1)Impressive goals (1)Insights (10)Inspiration (1)Instinct (1)Intentions (1)Interests (1)Internal obstacles (2)Judgement (1)Juggling (1)Keeping things (1)Kindness (1)Label (1)Labeling (1)Learn (1)Learned talent (1)Less stuff (1)Let go (1)Let the past go (1)Letting go (1)Liberating (1)Lifestyle (1)Lightening the load (1)Lists (1)Live your dreams (1)Magic word (1)Maintain (1)Make it happen (1)Make time (1)Medication (1)Mental clutter (1)Mentors (1)Minimize talent (1)Mistakes aren't bad (1)Momentum (1)Moving forward (1)My clutter (1)My way (1)Natural talent (1)New years goals (1)New years resolutions (1)Openness (1)Options (1)Organization (1)Organizer (1)Organizing (2)Orgnaize (1)Outlook (1)Overcomin obstacles (1)Overcoming obstacles (9)Overworked (1)Pantry (1)Passion (1)Past (1)Paying for storage (1)Peaceful (1)Perspective (1)Photos (1)Plan (1)Plan a (1)Plan b (1)Planning (1)Planning goals (1)Pointing fingers (1)Power (1)Prescriptions (1)Priorities (1)Procrastination (2)Progress (2)Projects (2)Purpose (1)Pursuing my dream (4)Put in writing (1)Receive (1)Regret (1)Repurpose (1)Resistance (1)Resolution (3)Resolutions (1)Response (1)Right way (1)Road block (1)Roadblocks (1)Routine (1)Routines (1)Satisfied (1)Save money (1)Save time (1)Saving (1)Saying no (2)Saying yes (1)Scenic route (1)Schedule (1)Schedule gap (1)Search (1)Seek (1)Self acceptance (1)Self love (1)Self storage (1)Self-care (1)Set goals (1)Shame (1)Shift (1)Someone else's mess (1)Space (3)Specific purpose (1)Spring cleaning (1)Start (1)Start organizing (1)Stay on top of chores (1)Steps (1)Storage (2)Store less (1)Stress (3)Stuck (1)Stuff (2)Super (1)Superpower (1)Take care of your stuff (1)Taking up space (1)Talent (2)Tax preparation (1)Tax time (1)Taxes (1)Thank you (1)Thankful (1)Thanks (1)Things (4)Thinking (1)Time saver (1)To do list (4)Traditions (1)Undone tasks (1)Unexpected problems (1)Unique (1)Unstuck (1)Vision (1)Vison (1)Waiting (1)Watch (1)Ways (1)Weariness (1)What to keep (1)Where to start (1)Wonder (1)Wrong way (1)Youtube (1)

Blog Entries - 2019

To Free Herself...

Posted on: June 6, 2019
Tags: Freedom, Happiness, Anticipation, Excitement, Fun, Completion

However, I believe we each possess something that holds a sense of freedom for us. What is yours? 

read more …

One Man's Treasure...

Posted on: May 29, 2019
Tags: Photos, Albums, Collections, Things

We all have the opportunity to surround ourselves with the things we love. But we don't have the right to insist that our treasures be treasured by others.

read more …

Is Your Clutter Gestating?

Here's a way that you can more easily decide if clutter can actually be released: Do you have a specific purpose in mind for it?

read more …

Clarity Comes Through Engagement

Posted on: April 29, 2019
Tags: Clarity, Engagement, Change, Planning, Thinking, Vision, Act, Action

You will never know if something feels right or not until you actually change it.

read more …

It's Not About Intensity...

Posted on: April 14, 2019
Tags: Consistency, Routine, Daily

You can spend a day or a weekend clearing out the basement, but if you don't take daily, consistent action, you won't have a satisfying relationship with your stuff

read more …

When You are Full of Gratitude...

Posted on: March 29, 2019
Tags: Gratitude, Daily, Thankful, Instinct

Take time every day to acknowledge what we appreciate about our lives.

read more …

One of the Most Liberating Things I Ever Did......

Posted on: March 16, 2019
Tags: Freedom, Liberating, Outlook, Choices, Boundaries

It helps make more informed decisions...that's freedom!

read more …

Even if You're on the Right Track

Posted on: March 2, 2019
Tags: Roadblocks, Intentions, Progress, Procrastination, Forward

The secret to being successful in any endeavor is consistent forward progress that we feel good about.

read more …

Sometimes Not Doing Something...

Posted on: February 21, 2019
Tags: Procrastination, Waiting, Excuses, Make time, Calendar

This might surprise you, but I believe that procrastination has an important role in our lives. 

read more …

The Time Saving Magic of...

Posted on: February 10, 2019
Tags: Label, Labeling, Save time, Time saver, Organization, Declutter

Whether it's labeling the individual containers inside a closet or the various areas inside a kitchen cabinet or refrigerator, labels save time because we only have to make the decision once about what goes where. 

read more …

The Greatest Weapon Against Stress...

Posted on: January 31, 2019
Tags: Get started, Where to start, Getting started, Start, Start organizing

Where do we start? Because it all needs to get done, technically, it doesn't matter where we begin. 

read more …

Unless Commitment is Made...

Posted on: January 21, 2019
Tags: Commitment, Interests, Goals, Resolutions

There is a big difference between being interested in doing something and being committed to doing something. 

read more …

A Place for Everything...

Posted on: January 18, 2019
Tags: Taxes, Tax preparation, Tax time

I can tell you from experience, this makes tax time soooooo much easier. 

read more …

You Don't Have to be Great to Start...

Posted on: January 12, 2019
Tags: Projects, Organizing, Closet space

Getting organized often feels like an overwhelming proposition but it doesn't have to be.

read more …

If You Want to Live a Happy Life...

Posted on: January 4, 2019
Tags: Goals, New years goals, Resolution

Begin to think about how you could give your goal some structure to ensure that you reach it.

read more …