In part one we talked about the very basic personality traits of logical, creative or a mix of the two - and gave some general ideas of what could help you to feel more organised in your space. Now it's time to delve a little deeper... - - - - - - - - - - - Take a look at the following … [Read more...] about Do you know your organising personality (part 2)
Never underestimate how important you are as an individual when it comes to organising your home and your life. Your personality is totally unique to you. I stress on this site that systems should be made that suit you as a person and your way of life – and that getting organised should involve … [Read more...] about Do you know your Organising Personality?
This post goes through all you need to know when it comes to moving house tips and checklist for the big move countdown - we all need a little helping hand when moving house... Most people get quite overwhelmed by the prospect of moving. It is always said that its one of the most stressful … [Read more...] about Moving House Tips – Countdown Checklist
I think of the utility as the hub of the home – the nerve centre. The place where (if you are lucky enough to have the space) you can do all your laundry, mending, ironing, store household items incl. cleaning products and excess bathroom and kitchen items ready for when they are all needed. In fact … [Read more...] about How to A.D.O.R.E your Utility!
How to get motivated, and stay that way is one of the most important parts of the organising process, and here are some of my best tips to help with keeping the levels of enthusiasm as high as possible. As with anything, once the initial excitement of doing something has worn off, it's so … [Read more...] about HOW TO GET MOTIVATED AND STAY THAT WAY – 9 GREAT TIPS!
It's all very well and good me saying to sort through your clothes and get rid of loads, but it's harder to do in practise, and I understand this. Everyone has different clothing needs. The stay at home mum will usually have less clothes than a woman who needs to have work clothes as well, and … [Read more...] about How to get rid of unwanted clothes
Sometimes, just getting your wardrobe and clothes decluttered isn't enough to feel that organised. Once you get into it, you want to feel as organised as you can , and that's where some carefully chosen products can really help to organise your clothes. I only advocate purchasing organising … [Read more...] about 8 Key items to organise your clothes
A playroom can be a luxury in some houses, but where you have got the room for one, they can be a godsend. © Tatiana Korchemkina | Dreamstime.com Imagine a room where all the toys get put each evening, and that the door can be closed so that adult time can be toy free! Or not having to … [Read more...] about Playroom organising – made simple!
While technology is no doubt a great tool in our way of life today, managing your email can be a very time consuming thing! We all have an email account or two and there are so many ways to make them work better for you. I have listed my top 12 tips for great inbox management below and as … [Read more...] about Top 12 tips for managing your email once and for all !
It's all very well wanting to get more organised – but how large a task does it seem... It can be far too overwhelming to even think about where to start, but the key really is to just get started! Sound impossible?, well here are some key tips and hints to follow that will help you get … [Read more...] about Top tips on how to start organising
Your Utility is the place where the work gets done. Its the place that should run most like clockwork in your home to ensure that everything gets done on time and to the right standard. Ensuring that things don't build up in this room, and that you can access all the items that you have stored … [Read more...] about Tips to get your utility organised once and for all!
Decluttering can be a quick and easy way of making a difference to your life and home. It will give you more space, less cleaning and SO much more. This post is a quick list of 23 things to declutter right now, to get you started on the amazing decluttering journey that will change your … [Read more...] about 23 things to declutter today!
Wanting to get organised and actually getting organised are two very different things. You are one huge step there when you decide that you really want to get organised, and are ready to start - but then comes the planning and the working out what to do, when. © Horiyan | Dreamstime.com A … [Read more...] about What’s Your Plan?
Whatever you do with your life, and wherever you live, you have to sort out your finances. Having enough money to live, to pay bills, to buy treats etc... is fundamental to being independent and being able to live a comfortable life. Being able to maximise your money (whatever your income), and … [Read more...] about Top 10 tips to get your finances organised!
It is almost impossible to put a timeframe on getting organised as a goal itself, and yet so many people have that exact wording as one of their new years resolutions. Isn’t it amazing however that this seems to still be there for the next year and the next. The reason? You can't measure a … [Read more...] about Are you being S.M.A.R.T about your goals?
Your hallway is the first thing that anyone (including you) sees when they come into your home. It gives an impression of how you live, and what the rest of the house will be like. They say when people buy a house they make a decision within 30 seconds – and this is true when coming into any … [Read more...] about TIPS TO GET YOUR HALLWAY ORGANISED
To have the best probability of starting anything, there needs to be a reason to do it. A want or a need. Something compelling that will drive you towards your goal. The momentum will get you started and keep you going. After all, why bother otherwise? The aim of this post is to help you … [Read more...] about WHY ARE YOU GETTING ORGANISED?
Here's a quick and handy list of the top organising tips I use constantly with any job or task I am doing around the house. #1 - Start where it hurts If you are constantly losing your keys and taking time each day to find them, organising the space so that you have a key hook or drawer will pay … [Read more...] about 10 Organising tips you need to know!
Todays world is going so fast it's difficult to take time out to pin down exactly where you want to be heading in life - what your goals are and what your priorities are. And, even if you do know what your goals are, how can you be sure that you'll end up where you want to be? This post is all … [Read more...] about Are Your priorities moving you towards your goals?
Cleaning has never been top of my wishlist in terms of how to spend my time, but having a clean house IS one of my priorities. As such, the question I often ask myself is how often should I clean my house? It's a tricky one! Being able to open the door to unexpected guests and let them into … [Read more...] about How often should I clean my house?