Entries for the ‘Guest Blog’ Category



Guest Blog – Wacky Ways to Part with Paper and Clear Your Counters

Guest Blogger: Darla DeMorrow, Certified Professional Organizer ®.

Website: www.HeartWorkOrg.com

Photo credit: HeartWork Organizing

What are some wacky, perhaps even extreme ways to really get a handle on paper clutter? Sure, a match is the quickest way to getting rid of it, but maybe not what you had in mind.

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Guest Blog – Go Ahead. Break the Dishes

Guest Blogger: Darla DeMorrow, Certified Professional Organizer ®.

Website: www.HeartWorkOrg.com

Photo credit: HeartWork Organizing

Do you know what one of the highest causes of clutter is? Caution.

We are afraid we won’t be prepared, so we keep extra gifts “just in case.”

We are afraid the new toaster might break, so we keep ...


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Guest Blog – Love Your Stuff: Break Up With Your Clutter

Guest Blogger: Darla DeMorrow, Certified Professional Organizer ®.

Website: www.HeartWorkOrg.com

Photo credit: HeartWork Organizing

We talk a lot about decluttering, but some people get absolutely stuck on the emotional side of letting go. Just the idea of removing your things from your home or office might give you the jitters. Did you know ...


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Guest Post + Giveaway: Organizing Products that Aren’t Clutter

Guest Blogger: Darla DeMorrow, Certified Professional Organizer ®.

Website: www.HeartWorkOrg.com

If you are ready to get organized, don’t buy anything yet. First, start the sorting and purging process to see what you are really keeping. Then go window shopping with a critical eye. I’m going to help you spot organizing tools that ...


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Guest Blog – Organizing Holiday Gift Wrap
Posted Under Guest Blog, Holiday Tips

Guest Blogger: Darla DeMorrow, Certified Professional Organizer ®.

Website: www.HeartWorkOrg.com

Holiday gift wrap has been put away, but this is the time of year that many people stock up during clearance sales. Let’s talk about how to keep your gift wrap stash safe and organized.

By far the biggest danger to gift ...


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Guest Blog – Organizing Holiday Ornaments & Decorations
Posted Under Guest Blog, Holiday Tips

Guest Blogger: Darla DeMorrow, Certified Professional Organizer ®.

Website: www.HeartWorkOrg.com

It’s just about time to take down those lovely holiday ornaments.

Of course, this picture is a “what not to do,” but it’s a real photo from the basement stash of a client as we were uncovering the family’s holiday decor after ...


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Guest Blog – Roll with These 5 Organizing Tools

Guest Blogger: Darla DeMorrow, Certified Professional Organizer ®.

Website: www.HeartWorkOrg.com

Roll with it. Rolling along. Rolling out of bed. We just love things that roll, in part because they just make things easier. When it comes to organizing, things that roll can make your life easier, too. If you are considering adding ...


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Guest Blog – 5 Organizing Tips for Your Bookcase

Guest Blogger: Darla DeMorrow, Certified Professional Organizer ®.

Website: www.HeartWorkOrg.com

Bookcases are great for storing books, but they can do so much more for you when you are starved for space and looking for organizing options. See if any of these tricks would work for you.

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1. Double up. If you ...


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Guest Blog – Organizing Extras: What’s Your Backup Plan
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Guest Blogger: Darla DeMorrow, Certified Professional Organizer ®.

Website: www.HeartWorkOrg.com

Copyright Deposit Photos There are all sorts of reasons you might need to get organized. One of the most common is going through piles, stacks, and bins of extra personal and household product that you have “just in case”. These backups usually don’t have emotional ...


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Guest Blog – Value In Clutter

Guest Blogger: Darla DeMorrow, Certified Professional Organizer ®.

Website: www.HeartWorkOrg.com

Question : I live in my family home that’s been in my family for generations. The things from the past are crowding me out. I’d be happy to pare down and get rid of many things, if I weren’t afraid that one or ...


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