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ADHD is a condition that impacts the way your brain processes information. Learn how virtual organizing can help.

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Home Organization

Why I Wrote Book About People Affected by Chronic Disorganization. And How Did I Get Here?

After 4 years of intense scribbling, late nights typing, and some hair-pulling, I’m happy to announce that Making the SHiFT® will be available on Amazon from March 2023.  Today’s blog is different from my normal ones, where I provide organizing and decluttering tips.  Because I’m going to let you in behind the scenes of my […]

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professional organizing for holiday season

Home Organization

The Ultimate Guide to Getting Organizing for the Holiday Season 

Organizing ahead of time allows you to enjoy more time (and less stress) with your loved ones during the holiday season. The holiday season is the busiest time of the year. Even if you have days off work, you’re still doing something — buying gifts, decorating the house, or cooking up a storm in the […]

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Home Maintenance

4 Mindful Questions to Ask When Decluttering (and 7 Tips to Stay Clutter-Free)

Decluttering is hard; It isn’t just stuff you’re letting go of. The tough part is going through all the emotional connection you have with your items and then staying clutter-free. As a professional organizer specializing in chronic disorganization, hoarding, and ADHD, those who struggle to stay clutter-free are those who don’t have a chance to […]

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qualities to look for in a good professional organizer

Client Success

6 Things to Look For (And 5 Things to Avoid) When Hiring a Professional Organizer

Finding the perfect professional organizer is a lot of pressure. Like looking for the perfect house, you want to take your time making the right choice because you’re making an investment. There are so many things to consider when choosing a professional organizer. You want to work with someone you trust and connect with because […]

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ADHD Support

What You Need to Know About Virtual Organizing for Adults with ADHD 

With the boom of professional organizing, possibly due to Marie Kondo and the Home Edit series on Netflix, more people are getting help organizing their homes than ever. And with the pandemic, there has been a surge of people looking to get virtual organizing help. But does virtual organizing work for people with ADHD?  As […]

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virtual organizing for adults with adhd
certified adhd professional organizer in contra costa, california

ADHD Support

7 Organizing Tips for Adults With ADHD from a Professional Organizer 

Being an adult is difficult.  As an adult with ADHD, life is even harder.  Others seem to have their life together, while you feel like you’re spread too thin and one small straw away from breaking the camel’s back.  You have everything you want — a great career, a nice home, and a beautiful family […]

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Home Organization

Do You Need a Certified Professional Organizer or Chronic Disorganization Specialist?

Not all professional organizers are the same. Like doctors, professional organizers have different specialties. Some organizers organize specific locations like homes and corporate offices, while others focus on helping specific people. For example, there are organizers who specifically help seniors or those affected by ADHD, chronic disorganization, or hoarding. While both certified professional organizers (CPO) […]

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DO YOU NEED A CERTIFIED PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZER OR CHRONIC DISORGANIZATION SPECIALIST?
difference between chronic disorganization and hoarding

Home Organization

The Difference Between Chronic Disorganization and Hoarding

Chronic disorganization and hoarding disorder both fall on the spectrum of organization (or disorganization), but they are different. By understanding the difference between both, you’ll be better informed on how to find the right help for yourself or loved ones.  While chronic disorganization and hoarding disorder can both result in a cluttered space, the diagnosis […]

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Home Organization

2 Ways to File Paperwork and Reduce Clutter (Especially During Tax Season) 

Sorting and filing paperwork has to be one of the most dreaded tasks known to mankind, not to mention preparing for tax season.  Whether you have ADHD or you’re affected by chronic disorganization, it’s already difficult to get organized and stay organized. When paper clutter comes into the picture, you’d rather hide and pretend the […]

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Expert ways to declutter and file paperwork
declutter quick and ready for spring cleaning

Home Organization

7 Simple Tips to Declutter Efficiently and Ready for Spring Cleaning

After months in the cold, spring is already around the corner, and it’s time to clean. When you think of spring cleaning, what do you think of?  Dusting fans and lights fixtures in the house  Scouring your refrigerator with a scrubber brush  Washing the thick blankets that kept you warm all winter along  Clearing out […]

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