5 Reasons Why Professional Organizers are not the Wicked Witch

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    I often hear from clients that they were scared of contacting me initially. Once they have booked the session, most clients say they don’t sleep the night before as they are worrying about the session as well as meeting me and often want to cancel. It always surprises me as I’m generally not a scary person, but I guess if you have not experienced a decluttering and organizing session it can seem like you are going to be working with the Wicked Witch from OZ. So to reassure you that professional organizers are not scary like the Wicked Witch, Read More

The Fear of Being Organized

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Every week, I am contacted by a client requesting for our decluttering and organizing session to be postponed or even cancelled. There are various reasons, but the underlying one is normally due to FEAR. What are these clients afraid of? How can being uncluttered be such a bad thing? Is it hell to be organized? For many of them, by clearing the clutter and being organised, it means they are losing that excuse to move on, to try something new, to step forward. The clutter is their safety blanket; their protection. Are you in that situation currently – covered in your clutter safety blanket? When Read More

I’ll Put that Away in a Minute – The Art of Procrastination

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Everyone does it. I procrastinated writing this blog and instead had tweet conversations this morning. We can’t help it. Sometimes we just don’t want to do something as it feels like a mountain. But eventually most of us get on with the task and do it (like I am now). But if you leave the tasks piling up, it can give you anxiety and the clutter also becomes a visual reminder of your procrastination . Do you put down something, say an item of clothing, think you will put it away in the wardrobe later and then never put it Read More