How to Transition from Spring to Summer Wardrobe

Editing your closet seasonally is so rewarding, it is at times a discovery and other times a reacquaintance with special pieces. My personal preference is to do so quarterly, but at minimum recommend twice yearly (spring/summer and fall/winter).

To Decant or Not

To Decant or Not April 16, 2022 Should you decant your food into visible containers or maintain in original packaging? It really is a matter of preference and how you need that space to work for you. However, here are a few good reasons to consider decanting: It makes items readily visible and aesthetically beautiful. […]

Essentialist-Living a Color-Filled Way with Less

Essentialist – Living a Color-Filled Way with Less January 17, 2022 There are Minimalists and there are Maximalists but then there are those who have reached and mastered a happy medium between both. The key is being very aware of your activities and lifestyle, what you have the space and time to maintain and ultimately […]

My ‘Gotta Have It’ Travel Essentials

My ‘Gotta Have It’ Travel Essentials November 19, 2021 Thanksgiving week kicks off a busy holiday travel season for many. Whether traveling on the road or by air, for a weekend or a week, sharing my top ‘Gotta Have It’ travel essentials: Planned Capsule Wardrobe: it’s a collection of clothes that are interchangeable and therefore […]

The College Edition

The College Edition August 6, 2021 It’s time for the start of a new school year and for some, the focus is readying your little ones for school. So happens, our youngest is entering his Senior Year of college. Sending love and sharing tips to the first-time on campus students and their parents via this […]

Purge • Donate • Exhale

Purge • Donate • Exhale!!! June 30, 2021 In the past year many have become painfully aware that we live in a world of excess. Spending more time at home than ever before definitely pricked an awareness of our surroundings—cluttered cabinets, pantries, closets and garages to name a few.  The great thing is now that we […]

Eco-Friendly Living

Eco-FriendlyLiving June 1, 2021 Most of us regularly recycle at home—bottles, paper and plastic. In our home we simplified the process for recycling by investing in a side-by-side recycle/trash bin to ensure we did our part. However, since having the family at home more during COVID-19 pandemic, there was a noticeable increase in how quickly […]

Simplifying One Category at a Time

Simplifying One Categoryat a Time April 22, 2021 As Professional Organizers we often  hear “I have so many items in my closet, I simply don’t know where to begin organizing.” To which I answer “start small.” Instead of tackling the entire space, start with one category, one shelf, one drawer at a time when doing without […]

5 Spring Cleaning Actions for a Lighter Feel

5 Spring Cleaning Actions for a Lighter Feel April 1, 2021 Spring is finally here, flowers are blooming and we welcome increased sunny skies. It is one of my favorite times of year, perhaps because I am a Spring baby. If you have lived long enough you are very familiar with the term Spring cleaning. […]

Spring Capsule Wardrobe

Spring Capsule Wardrobe March 15, 2021 It is March Madness here in the Washington, D.C. area; our weather temps ranges from 40s to 70s. March is also the perfect time to begin shifting your wardrobe and shopping for pieces (if needed) to create your  Spring Capsule Wardrobe.  A capsule wardrobe involves selecting and creating specific […]