September 24, 2019

How to: Declutter and store shoes?

Many feet, many shoes. In most households, there is a multitude of feet and consequently many, many pairs of shoes: sport shoes, work shoes, school shoes, slipper, flip flops.
September 8, 2019

Where To Get Help For Hoarding Disorder

In Australia there are around 1.2 million people who meet the diagnostic (under the Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders – DSM-5) for a compulsive hoarding disorder
June 5, 2019
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Living with Less – workshop

The ABC of decluttering, organising and sustainable living
May 3, 2019
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1 in 5 Australians will experience a mental illness

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) teaches people the skills to help someone who they’re concerned about. Professional Organisers  come across a lot of stuff – and behind this stuff are often stories, big and small; and emotions, big and small.
April 14, 2019
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Moving house: tips that save you time and money

Declutter and organise as soon as you know the date of moving. Every item you decide to de clutter now will not be packed into boxes and will not cost you any further money!
January 28, 2019

Donating to Charities: Is it a sustainable Cycle?

It depends on YOU whether it is. If you donate the right things at the right time to the right charity, you can indeed do a lot of good.
January 22, 2019

Hiring a PO with NDIS funding

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) was initiated by the Australian Government for Australians with a disability, including people with intellectual, physical, sensory and psycho-social disabilities. It creates a managed market for disability services in Australia. The NDIS is established by the National Disability Insurance Scheme Act 2013. The NDIS commenced being rolled out nationally on 1 July 2016 NDIS The NDIS is meant to give participants more control over what services they hire and what providers they work with. […]
January 8, 2019
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Why the Konmari Netflix show ‘Tidying Up’ is setting people up to fail

After a couple of ultra successful books it was just a matter of time till Marie Kondo would get her own TV show. The Netflix show ‘Tidying Up’ has just arrived on our TVs and causing heated discussions and polarises Organising Professionals and those that want to get their life in order. My first problem starts with the title. I don’t believe in tidying up – but do in organising. They are two very different things: Organising you do for […]
December 27, 2018
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Travelling with kids – teenagers

I have written about travelling with kids numerous times – one article I did 10 years ago. I used a pic from exactly the same hotel we stayed in Bangkok as we did this time. And I do have to say, it was the same positive experience – but oh so different. I recently came back from overseas, Germany (mostly). We traveled over to celebrate my dad’s 80th birthday. Due to training and HSC commitments of our oldest son and […]