Not So Totally Orderly

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Organizing projects I love: closets, kitchens, a massive pile of paper. Mudrooms are my favorite, and I've never met a playroom that didn't beckon. Organizing projects I tolerate: garages, basements, sheds  - basically any space that provides safe shelter for spiders. Organizing projects that leave me stymied: meal planning, kids’ chores, time and task management. Actually, I don’t mind assisting a client…

Oh Popsicles and ADHD

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Lessons I've obviously taught my children: open a Popsicle and throw the wrapper on the lawn; toss your clothes near, but not in, the hamper; and of course, leave cabinets and drawers ajar once you've found what you need. I don't recall actually teaching my kids these valuable skills, but clearly, I've reinforced them, based…

Today is My Anniversary

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Happy Anniversary to me! It's been FIVE fantastic years since the official launch of Totally Orderly, my professional organizing company. Dare I say: "It's gone so quickly!" (so cliché); but truth be told, time has flown. It's been fun and challenging and stimulating and educational, and never could I have imagined all the fabulous people I'd…