10 Easy Tips for Getting Organized

Many of us wish we were more organized, but just don't know where to start. The good news is that getting organized doesn't have to cost money and it is something you can start doing right now. So let's get started! Here are 10 tips for getting organized that you can embrace today. Put things you use …

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How to Spend Less Time on Things You Don’t Like Doing

  Being organized is more efficient than being disorganized. It allows you to spend less time on things you don't care for, and more time on the things you love! Better yet, if you create systems, you'll find you spend less time constantly trying to get organized. Here are some tips for spending less time on things you don't like doing: Minimize …

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The Many Benefits of Decluttering Your Workstation

I am a huge proponent of maintaining clean and simple work surfaces, whether it is my art table, kitchen counter, or desk at work. I like the act the of intentionally taking out something to focus on without being weighed down or distracted by excess clutter around me. When I am done with that task, …

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Being a Minimalist at Work

Adopting minimalism at work is the same as embracing minimalism at home. It means being without excess. It means being efficient with time and resources and operating with intention. Here's what I mean by that. Efficiency I often allude to my belief that noise decreases efficiency because it reduces our ability to focus and think clearly. Physical …

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Why Being Organized Isn’t Enough

In my post, A Place for Everything, I wrote about the moment in my life when I embraced organization. Ever since that moment, at the age of 12, I have been extremely organized.  Despite being organized, I was increasingly unsettled. High levels of stress, anxiety, and unhappiness prevailing. Further, I was spending a lot of time …

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Some Things Marie Kondo Got Right

I recently read The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo. I am under the impression that I am not alone as a lot of people are reading the book. Overall, I found the book insightful, but rather specific to her particular style which is heavily influenced by her culture and her gender. That …

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