Neat Freak

Neat Freak

Confessions of a Neat(ish) Freak: My 5 Dirty Little Secrets

A comment I hear all of the time is, “Wow, I bet your house is super organized.” To which I always reply, “Well, it’s...

The Season of Sign Ups

In many ways, September is a season of sign ups. This month inundates us with opportunities to volunteer at school, with sports and with...

Your Personal Survival Guide for Post-Vacation Reentry

There’s a reason why as many as 55% of Americans don’t use all of their vacation time … post-trip reentry is rough! We are...

5 Simple Ways to Get Organized for Summer

It’s the last week of school around here which means we’re all going to our 7th end of the year banquet, consuming our third...

4 Perks of Being Early

Much has been written about the struggles of being chronically late. Time management professionals offer loads of advice for those who hit snooze too...

There’s Something for Everyone at the ABC Sale

If you’re a regular reader of my blog, you know I frequently encourage you to live with less, simplify and keep (and do) only...

8 Items You Should Throw Away Today

I keep hearing the term “adulting” thrown around on social media. Urban Dictionary defines it as such: Adulting (v): to do grown-up things and hold...

Worth the Splurge: 6 Companies to Help You Find Quality Products

When I was a little girl, my favorite shoes were made by Buster Brown. They were navy blue canvas with a large rubber toe,...

How to Be a Super-Organizer (Cape Not Included)

I love the Pixar film "The Incredibles." I’ve probably seen it 10 or more times and it’s one of only a handful of DVDs...

Confessions of a Neat Freak

One of the most interesting things about my job is the sneak peek into people’s private lives. I often describe my work as a...