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Take a Margarita Break with Refreshing Watermelon

  After a long day of organizing your stuff, take a break with a luscious margarita. The secret ingredient today is watermelon. 1 part tequila 3 parts Baja Bob’s Sugar Free Margarita mix 1/2 cup watermelon cubes Add ice — one cup or more per serving Shake and blend on high until frothy. Enjoy the fruits […]

Beautiful Collections — Baby Boomers Organize, Inventory and Downsize

Beautiful Collections My organizing client had hundreds of teapots, teacups and saucers to be inventoried.  I feel that specialized task was outside of my scope of work. So, what was the best way to help my client?  Refer the right person for the job. I met Bonnie Laverty of Laverty Estate Inventory through the Rancho […]

Cool Flowers with Friends at Del Mar Race Track — Always Organized Beautifully

Every year my friend hosts our Supper Club to an afternoon at the Del  Mar Race Track and I always enjoy how they change up the flowers.  Such attention to detail.  This year’s “Cool” caught my eye — I just love the colors!   If you’re feeling there’s not enough time in your day to […]

Best Professional Organizing Tip — Go Vertical — Even in your Garden

  Going vertical is my favorite way to organize any space. What do I mean by “going vertical?”  Some ways to go vertical are to use shelving, cubbies and hooks.  Use the air space instead of the flat space in your home and office — and, in your garden! You can pretty much never have too […]

Declutter — Donate Today to Organize Easier Tomorrow

  Why do we keep things we’ll never use?  As a Professional Organizer I have heard so many reasons!  Here are just a few: I will use it some day I will get it fixed It was expensive I’m going to sell it on Craigslist It has sentimental value   The “List” goes on and […]

Junk Drawer Easy Organizing Tips

The Junk Drawer serves a very useful purpose — as long as you just have one.  It’s where you can quickly stash everyday items like scissors, rubber bands, batteries or the dog brush.  The trick is having its contents grouped and at your fingertips.  Here’s an organized kitchen junk drawer.   The tools and scissors […]

Organizing Tips for a Small Bathroom

A small bathroom with a pedestal sink means little counter space, so maximize your shelving to create both storage and work spaces Tuck small shelves with straw baskets next to sink to group often used items like make-up, hair products, nail polish A bamboo shade closes off the deep open shelving when guests are expected […]

Tips on Arranging and Organizing Artwork in a Beautiful City-View Condo

One great thing about living in a high-rise with massive windows is those glorious views of the city.  The challenge is where to display and hang your artwork when you have limited wall space.  Here are some tips on how to easily address that organizing challenge as shown in this client’s lovely Chicago condo.  She […]

Pretty and Practical Organizing Products for Every Organizing Personality Style

  You’ll be more likely to get and stay organized if you use products you enjoy.  This grouping has something for everyone. Desk and Paperwork:  If you’re a Triangle use hanging files with tabs — unless  you’ve already scanned and gone paperless. Visuals will like pretty boxes, vibrant colors  or acrylic storage for their jewelry. […]

How to Turn a Bookcase Sideways to create a Beautiful Faux Finish Media Center

If you love repurposing furniture, here’s a fun and simple way to take a tall bookcase and give it a new life as a TV stand. 0 Comments

Posted by Thalia Poulos on Friday, May 24th, 2013 at 1:13 am in BEAUTIFULLY ORGANIZED HOME