Get MORE done in LESS time – it’s possible with help from our NYC Professional Organizer!

Get MORE done in LESS time – it’s possible with help from our NYC Professional Organizer!

Getting more done in less time… Sounds too good to be true, doesn’t it? But, it doesn’t have to be. Investing a little time to learn how we spend our 168 hours each week can have a significant pay-off. Not only will it unveil tasks that really don’t need to be done, it will also shine the spotlight on tasks that can be delegated. Our NYC Professional Organizer knows that’s the key…. Delegation. However, for many people, the thought of delegating is not one that is readily embraced. Trusting others to take on a task that was yours, and to CONTINUE READING >

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NYC Professional Organizer Reveals Spring Cleaning Secret: Organizing Small Spaces Makes a Big Difference!

NYC Professional Organizer Reveals Spring Cleaning Secret: Organizing Small Spaces Makes a Big Difference!

When assessing the clutter in your home, it can be easy to hone in on large areas like the entry way, or even whole rooms, but it’s the disorganization in the smallest of spaces that can be most problematic. How many times have you spent frustrating minutes (or hours) scouring the junk drawer for a lost pair of scissors or the bedside table for your reading glasses? Our NYC Professional Home Organizer reveals her secrets for organizing the small spaces to make a big difference. Taking the Junk Out of the Junk Drawer Ah the infamous junk drawer. We all CONTINUE READING >

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Entertaining Made Effortless – Thanks to our NYC Professional Home Organizer’s Top 9 Tips!

Entertaining Made Effortless – Thanks to our NYC Professional Home Organizer’s Top 9 Tips!

With spring in full swing and Easter and Passover upon us, we’re all looking forward to celebrating the warmer weather with family and friends. But, for many, entertaining can be a real task. Our NYC Professional Home Organizer is here to provide reassurance – you can do it! Entertaining can be simple, and dare we say it, fun, with just a bit of foresight and organization. Follow these suggestions for effortless entertaining and throw the most memorable spring gatherings, that will have your friends and family asking themselves, “How do they do it?!?” -          Begin planning three weeks out – CONTINUE READING >

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Say Goodbye to Clutter this Spring with Help from Our NYC Professional Home Organizer

Say Goodbye to Clutter this Spring with Help from Our NYC Professional Home Organizer

Earlier this week we discussed tips for achieving a good deep clean in your home this spring. But getting rid of any unnecessary clutter will make getting into every nook and cranny a lot easier! Here are our NYC Professional Home Organizer’s top 5 tips for conquering clutter this spring so you can get down to cleaning every corner and dusting every surface! Start with the Biggest Combat Zones: When you begin your decluttering journey, start in the room that makes you cringe the most… for some families this is the kitchen, for others it’s the living room, for clothes CONTINUE READING >

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A Moving Miracle: NYC Professional Organizer’s 6 Tips to a Stress Free Move

A Moving Miracle: NYC Professional Organizer’s 6 Tips to a Stress Free Move

It’s the time of year so many of us are familiar with – moving time. Whether you’re moving your home, office or both (Wow!), our NYC Professional Organizer understands the stress and anxiety surrounding a big move. However, with a little forethought and some tips from our organizing expert, you can be well on your way to a painless move in no time… In fact, by putting our NYC Professional Organizer’s tips to good use, moving day will be so much less stressful. -          Plan Early – Ideally, you’d have at least three-four months’ time to begin planning for your CONTINUE READING >

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Bill Payment Strategies that Work!

Bill Payment Strategies that Work!

Last week we discussed the importance of organizing your bill payment and setting up a payment zone. Though this is a great first start, our NYC Professional Home Organizer points out that it is only the first step in effective bill payment processes. Scheduling your payments and using tech tools wisely both help you budget better, creating a well-rounded bill payment strategy! Schedule It Out Consider both your budget and your bill cycles when creating your bill payment system. Also keep in mind how long payments will take to arrive and be processed, as even online bill payment can take CONTINUE READING >

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4 Easy Tips from Your NYC Professional Home Organizer to Tackle Spring Cleaning this Season

4 Easy Tips from Your NYC Professional Home Organizer to Tackle Spring Cleaning this Season

It’s here – spring is finally in the air, and with it comes an urge to purge… At least for this NYC Professional Organizer! If you’re also feeling the need for a fresh, clean space, take advantage of the season and consider getting in the spring cleaning spirit. Although it’s easy to want to clean, and certainly something you can easily recognize, it’s another thing to really get going on your spring cleaning journey. Have no fear, our NYC Professional Organizer is here to share tips and ideas on how to begin spring cleaning and really make the most out CONTINUE READING >

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Simplify Your Bill Payments with Tips from Our NYC Professional Home Organizer.

Simplify Your Bill Payments with Tips from Our NYC Professional Home Organizer.

Tax time has almost come to a close and you’ve either filed your returns or you will be doing so very soon. Though you can breathe a sigh of relief that your finances for 2013 are wrapped up, don’t forget about those bills that are still coming in. Now is the perfect time to review your bill payment systems and optimize them to ensure that you don’t incur any (more) late fees! First, let’s look at the bill paying facts: Individuals in the US spend about 22 hours per year paying bills according to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics CONTINUE READING >

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Don’t let this happen to you…Protect your home and valuables with a list of helpful tips from our NYC Professional Organizer.

Don’t let this happen to you…Protect your home and valuables with a list of helpful tips from our NYC Professional Organizer.

Recently, our NYC Professional Organizer read an article in the New York Post about a man who lost everything he had due to the alleged error of a junk removal company and the oversight of his landlord. The company removed basically the entire contents of his apartment – from the clothes in his closet and the dishes in his sink to loads of commemorative baseball items and his social security information – leaving only a flat screen television and video game console. After coming home to an empty apartment, with absolutely no knowledge of where his belongings could have gone, CONTINUE READING >

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For the Record: NYC Professional Organizer Discussed Paperwork to Keep on Record

For the Record: NYC Professional Organizer Discussed Paperwork to Keep on Record

Tax season stirs up paperwork you haven’t seen in years – and you might have even forgotten you had! It also offers a unique opportunity to evaluate your filing systems, determine what’s working, and apply additional paper filing tips to ensure that all of your important documents are organized and easy to find. It’s also a great time to recycle any unnecessary papers to make room in your filing cabinet for more important documents.  As you wrap up your taxes, take some time to not only return tax related files to their homes, but also to perform an audit of CONTINUE READING >

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