Which of the following weight loss analogies best describes your clutter?
Scroll down to see an old video from 2010 of Nonnahs working in Toby’s room with his parents while he was at school one day.
Before January 1st when her Netflix show “Tidying Up with Marie Kondo” dropped, many people didn’t know this was a profession.
I’m so grateful to the show for exposing you all to professional organizing! Organizing is a really great job. It’s also important and deserves screen time. However, there are some serious holes in the portrayal you are seeing on Netflix.
I’ve been a professional organizer for many years. Often people who are naturally organized ask me incredulously, “What do you do for people? Why can’t they throw away their own trash?”
When you are born with the desire and ability to keep things in order, it’s easy to see other people’s disorder as a character flaw. (more…)
It’s so fun to see a space go from neglected to stunning, especially when you don’t have to do the heavy lifting yourself!
Did you make any resolutions this year?
I did not. I hate making resolutions because the process of choosing them stresses me out.
How about you? Do you think of something you don’t like about your life and change it? To me THAT is a lot of pressure. (more…)
If you get more excited to cook than to clean and organize your kitchen, you are not alone! Are you itching to make some pumpkin spiced goodness ASAP? Do you get so happy thinking about decorating Christmas cookies that your sleigh bells start jingling? (more…)