Organization and Storage Archive

home buried in snow
Now’s the time to spit shine your home for wintry merry-making and hearthside bliss. Here’s a handy spirit-guide checklist as you prepare your house for winter. *** Winter’s just around the corner, and there’s lots of arranging to do...
digital tablet wood table
  It’s incredible how much free online storage one can get these days, and with digital media everywhere, do you need to keep hard copies? Some pros and cons. *** We live in a digital age and it’s changing...
back to school bus
Back to school isn’t just a change of season; it’s a change in organization and routine for the whole family. Here’s 9 ways to reduce stress and boost excitement for the school year. *** Summer is coming to an...
corner shelf kitchen
  Do you really need more space, or can you just use your space better? Here are some ideas to get you thinking! *** I’ve been looking at a lot of European homes for a long time now and...
cluttered room
People often call themselves a “hoarder,” but are they really? Here’s a quiz to help you see the difference between “hoarding” and “clutter.” *** In May, I wrote a column called “Hoarding: Not Just a Bad Habit,” and one...
donation box clothes
  Downsizing is intimidating! Here’s a practical look at where to start with the easy stuff. *** Minimalism is my new drug. I want more of less and I want it now! If you’re reading this, you’re already in...
spacious lounge living area
Whether you live with stress or anxiety, or you’re just tired of cleaning and clutter commanding your time, minimalism can radically change your life. *** Slowly, I am embracing minimalist life. Soon, I’ll be as minimalist as they get,...