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Want To Learn Why You Manage Time the Way You Do?

Last week I introduced you to the three Space Flow Steps and the six Space Style Preferences in this post, “Want To Learn Why Your Space Looks the Way It Does?” This week I’ll be explaining what the three Time Flow Steps and the six Time Style Preferences are. The three Time Flow Steps are all about how you manage…

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Getting Rid of VHS Tapes: Donate or E Waste? | www.smarthappyorganized.com

Getting Rid of VHS Tapes: Donate or E Waste?

Awhile ago I had a client who finally made the decision to get rid of her old VHS tapes.  She decided to donate hers.  But it got me thinking about what does the thrift store do if they don’t want the tapes?  Send them to the landfill? Are they harmful to the environment?  How do you recycle them if you…

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TSSI Want To Learn Your Best Way To Organize Your Time and Space? | www.smarthappyorganized.com

Want To Learn Your Best Way To Organize Your Time and Space?

I want to introduce you to the Time and Space Style Inventory (TSSI). It is a comprehensive assessment tool to help people understand their natural behaviors regarding their use of time and how they organize space.  This assessment tool is a brilliant way to figure out YOUR best way to organize your time and your own space. I’m sure you…

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Marketing Your Professional Organizing Business: Online & Locally | www.smarthappyorganized.com

Marketing Your Professional Organizing Business: Online & Locally

While there is something to be said about speaking engagements and knocking on doors, marketing for new customers can be easier and less costly than in the past due to to the fact that three out of four people use smartphones, computers, or tablets to find local business. Aside from social media there are several other ways for marketing your…

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Pinterest Scheduling Tool: My New Favorite Thing |www.smarthappyorganized.com

Pinterest Scheduling Tool: My New Favorite Thing

One of my goals for 2016 was to sit down and research some of the tools I could use to help me work smarter not harder. Because frankly friends I am tired of spinning my wheels and getting nowhere fast! I want to see results and I am betting you do too! So I want to share my new tool…

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How to Plan for a Mommy Sick Day so the World Doesn't End | www.smarthappyorganized.com

Mommy Sick Day: How to Plan for It so the World Doesn’t End

Taking a mommy sick day is no joke and should not be treated as such. When we moms get sick it means we need downtime, we need to be taken care of, and no we can’t continue like life is normal. We must demand sick time at home! Okay, maybe it’s not that serious but sometimes it feels like we…

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To Wallpaper or Not to Wallpaper?…. That is the Question | www.smarthappyorganized.com | Home Decor

To Wallpaper or Not to Wallpaper?…. That is the Question

Ahh, wallpaper.  It’s very much a love hate relationship isn’t it?  Most people either love it or they hate it and let me tell you, I used to be one of the “hate” crowd.  I always thought it only consisted of granny like floral’s, 70’s busy neon patterns or just plain old fashioned designs.  My other big problem with it…..it’s…

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Compulsive Shopping Symptoms and Secrets | www.smarthappyorganized.com

Compulsive Shopping Symptoms and Secrets

Recently a friend told me that her mother had spent her between $60,000-$90,000 from compulsive shopping on the Home Shopping Network and other order from home sites. The money was what she received in life insurance when her husband passed a few years ago and was meant to support her until she passed as they both had already long outlived…

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Need A New Filing System For 2016? | www.smarthappyorganized.com

Need A New Filing System For 2016?

Today I was looking for a paper that I had worked about two hours on doing some amazing brainstorming. Guess what? I couldn’t find it. This led me to search all of my desktop files to no avail and then to start purging my file cabinet. I was on a mission and I discovered I need new filing system! Clearly,…

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5 Reasons Not To Clean Off Your Desk | www.smarthappyorganized.com

5 Reasons Not To Clean Off Your Desk

1. You didn’t really want to remember when your daughter’s choir concert was anyway. 2. Finding your grocery list in that pile of papers on your desk is unimportant since pizza sounds better anyhow.

Disorganized Clients' Perspectives on Comfort | www.smarthappyorganized.com

Disorganized Clients’ Perspectives on Comfort

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about what being comfortable means and how it can mean so many different things to our disorganized clients. Two days before Christmas I decided to move a big storage armoire out of my office to use in the basement. My friend and I took everything out and set it on a utility table in…

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It’s January 2, 2016 and I'm Already Running Behind

It’s January 2, 2016 and I’m Already Running Behind

It’s January 2, 2016 and I am already running behind! Yes, you read that right! My Christmas decorations are still up, my house is dirty and unorganized, my pantry is well…I just shut the door and my office is a pile due to rearranging furniture. I’m starting out the year behind in so many ways. But I just want to…

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