BLOG

Charitable Donations Make the Holidays Merry for All

It's hard to avoid the emphasis on material gifts at this time of the year!   It's one of the ways we show our love. Certainly, there are practical and useful presents exchanged with our family and friends.  We also tip generously with the folks who provide personal...

read more

Decluttering Now Gives You a Jumpstart on the New Year

Believe it or not, you can add decluttering to your To-Do list in December and not feel overwhelmed! Are you thinking, "Surely you jest...I've got a ton of things I need to do before family and friends descend upon me!"  Well, bear with me...I'm thinking of areas...

read more

Declutter your December Calendar to Eliminate End-Of-Year Angst

Aaaand, we're off: The holiday season is on as we enter December!     Granted, the official shopping countdown has been pushed to Thanksgiving Day, thanks to relentless merchants.  But the holiday flurry is now in full swing!  Baking, hosting, visiting, and...

read more

Streamline your Wardrobe to Look Your Best All the Time

Is it just me or have you also stood in front of your jam-packed closet and thought, "I need something new!"    I've done this a lot in my past! Doesn't help that I enjoy following fashion.  Nor that I revel in the feeling of wearing something new.  Nothing wrong...

read more

Cut the Cord with your Shopping Habits (Yes, You ;-))

Show of hands:  Who loves new things? Full disclosure: I do!  And honestly, I'm not alone.  Shopping has been called a sport, a past-time and even retail therapy.  But at what price to our financial, emotional and mental health?  Witness the credit card balances and...

read more

Three Ways to Help Aging Parents While They’re Still Independent

It's hard to see our parents slow down as they age!   It doesn't happen overnight, unless they incur a serious health issue, such as a broken hip or stroke.  Generally, it's a gradual process.  A "senior" moment here and there.  A progressively cluttered home.  A ding...

read more

WHEN YOU'RE READY FOR A CHANGE...