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 […]

7 Benefits of Virtual Organization​

7 Benefits of Virtual Organization March 1, 2021 Let’s face it, in spite of our greatest efforts to exercise Safety, COVID-19 still has us pivoting to find best ways to Organize your Home and Life and meet your needs.  At D’VINE ORDER we take extreme COVID safety precaution measures when working on-site. In addition to wearing […]

Let’s G.O.! Stress-Free Travel

Let’s G.O.! Stress -Free Travel January 25, 2021 It’s 2021 and COVID still has us on travel restrictions. However, I guarantee that once lifted, there will be a surge in travel. There are things we can do to adequately prepare and anticipate that moment. Ensuring your passport is up-to-date is key. Establishing a central travel […]

Pivoting

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Pivoting July 1, 2020 As a result of COVID-19 Pandemic, one of the things many companies and business owners have had to do is PIVOT. As a Professional Organizer, I had to rethink how and when we will again enter the client’s home. However, more importantly we have had to think “outside-the-box” and find creative […]

Let’s Talk Suitcases

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Let’s Talk Suitcases June 1, 2020 While I am certain most would much rather pack a suitcase for travel right now, truth is COVID-19 Quarantine has grounded our travel plans. While staycations are temporarily our new normal with limited travel, in the meantime you are encouraged to take this perfect time to check your suitcases […]

Time Management | Teleworking Plans

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Time Management & Teleworking Plans​ April 28, 2020 COVID-19 Quarantine restrictions have found most spending increased time at home. This will now require reevaluating and rescheduling how we manage our time. Having teleworked for four years here are ways to manage your time that will benefit both you and your employer during this period: TELEWORKING *Establish boundaries—schedule start […]