27 Great Patio Restaurants in Dallas Ft Worth
March 22, 2017 – 9:00 am | 2 Comments

Great Places in DFW to Dine Alfresco
(Updated 2017)
My favorite thing about our amazing Texas weather is dining “alfresco”. Perhaps it is my Oregon roots, but I have always been a big fan of the patio …

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How to Organize Grocery Shopping
February 20, 2017 – 1:21 pm | No Comment
How to Organize Grocery Shopping

Ways to Organize Grocery Shopping
It always seems like a struggle to fit in grocery shopping in between all the other things I do each day. When the pantry is empty I find myself eating out, …

Organizing Clutter Under the Sink
July 5, 2016 – 8:59 am | No Comment
Organizing Clutter Under the Sink

 

Organizing Solutions for Clutter Under the Sink
Open up the doors under any sink in your home and you will most likely find clutter. Bottles you have long forgotten, half emptied cleaning products that you no …

Top 10 Organizing Tools for 2016
January 4, 2016 – 7:36 pm | One Comment
Top 10 Organizing Tools for 2016

Top 10 Organizing Products for 2016
In November we asked our organizers to tell us their top organizing tool for 2016 and explain why they recommended it to clients. I have included their picks in my …

4 Practical Tips for Staying Organized with Kids
November 19, 2015 – 9:08 pm | No Comment
4 Practical Tips for Staying Organized with Kids

How to Stay Organized with Kids
As I write this blog I am sitting on a plane, reflecting on my recent week taking care of my grand kids, Kaley, 2 and Login, 1. It was a …

Downsizing your Senior Parents
March 16, 2015 – 12:30 pm | No Comment
Downsizing your Senior Parents

Helping Your Elderly Parents Downsize
by Lorraine Brock
As families grow and change, children who have been taken care of will one day be faced with the daunting task of downsizing their parents’ lives. It may be …

Organize a Bathroom to Keep the Romance Alive
February 22, 2015 – 8:29 am | No Comment
Organize a Bathroom to Keep the Romance Alive

How to Organize a Bathroom to Keep the Romance Alive in Your Relationship
by Lorraine Brock
Most people do not think of romance when they consider organizing a bathroom…but why not? An unorganized bathroom might not light …

Picture the Perfect Way to Organize Your Photos
November 24, 2014 – 6:58 pm | No Comment
Picture the Perfect Way to Organize Your Photos

How to Store and Organize Your Photos
by Lorraine Brock
Photographs, pictures, digital images. Whatever we call them, most of us have plenty. Some are displayed in frames on the wall, others are stored in photo albums …

Kid’s School Papers Piling Up? Create a Holding Tank
October 19, 2014 – 10:10 pm | No Comment
Kid’s School Papers Piling Up? Create a Holding Tank

Dedicated Storage Space for School Papers
 
by Lorraine Brock
It has been almost two months since school started and by now you probably have piles of school papers on your kitchen counter tops, dining table, or moving …

Keep Your Home Fun and Functional this School Year
September 8, 2014 – 12:10 pm | No Comment
Keep Your Home Fun and Functional this School Year

Functional Home Storage for School Supplies and School Papers
by Anita  Sisler
Have school papers and kids art work already begun piling up, along with that mound near the door?  Don’t be discouraged!  You can still get …

Getting Help When You Are Overwhelmed with Clutter
August 18, 2014 – 12:49 pm | No Comment
Getting Help When You Are Overwhelmed with Clutter

Ask for Help When You Are Overwhelmed with Clutter
by Lorraine Brock
As a professional organizer, making decisions for my clients about clutter does not overwhelm me. I see through the clutter of papers, toys, unpacked boxes, …