Thoughts from one Portland Professional Organizer 

March 11, 2020

Did you know I am a Virgo? I know - SHOCKER. When people ask me how I became a Professional Organizer, the quickest answer is this - I've just always been this way. I've always liked things orderly. It brings me a sense of ease and relief to know everything is "as it s...

January 17, 2020

I have been getting a lot of questions lately around how to stay focused. Its not uncommon to feel like a squirrel in this modern society full of flashing screens and notifications. However, with dedication and persistence, you can successfully focus. Your first task -...

November 13, 2019

Ah, procrastination - I see it in my clients, my friends, and in myself. It haunts us all. My ability to avoid even the simplest tasks continues to amaze me. When I first moved to Portland, I started working from home a lot more, and BOY let me tell you... becoming sel...

November 5, 2019

I believe that in organizing and in life, building a better version of yourself is just building better habits. I love seeing my clients achieve goals and create new habits for themselves that keep their spaces beautiful.

As a Professional Organizer, I often feel this s...

October 30, 2019

I never really saw the point in having a morning routine when I was younger. The same exact thing, every morning? Boooorrrrriinnnnggg. I know what I need to do in the morning. Why does it have to be so specific? But as I got a little older, I started noticing something...

October 14, 2019

Life is stressful. Our minds can easily become cluttered with the responsibilities of the day to day. Even now - how can you focus on this blog post? Aren't you distracted by the overwhelming feeling of being alive? Okay, enough existentialism - I want to talk about al...

September 25, 2019

Its easy to get down to work when you are full of inspiration, but what about when it runs out? There are countless ways to keep our tank full throughout the days, weeks, and months. Here are 10 of them.

1. Make Your Bed

You have probably heard this one before - because...

July 29, 2019

Seeking inspiration? I think I have read just about every book there is on Productivity and Organizing. Here are my favorites (Click the images to purchase)

July 16, 2019

There's a shift happening in our work culture - can you feel it? People are questioning the 40+ hours a week / 8+ hours a day model. 40 hours has always been expected of us - more is better, less is lazy. But where did this come from and why do we just accept it?

The 5-...

June 10, 2019

Finding yourself with that awkward extra ten minutes and don't know what to do? Here are ten productive things you could do instead of scrolling through social

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