Posts Tagged: professional organizer tips

5 Ways to Survive a Home Renovation

Renovations can be a major source of stress, especially if you decide to stay in your home through the construction process. Home improvement projects frequently exceed projected timelines and budgets, and can come with a whole host of surprises and challenges. By preparing yourself mentally, and being organized from the start, you can help make… Read more »

Less Drama, More Action

WORK WITH SHIRA IN PERSON

I just spent almost a full hour talking to my husband about all the work I had to do and how stressed out I was about it. It was a colossal waste of time. When I finally sat down to work, I actually completed what I needed to get done in under an hour. So,… Read more »

How To Shop Like A Minimalist

Shopping internationally can save you money and space in your home. Here's some tips to prevent yourself from buying stuff while you're out.

I’ve been working on being more intentional with my purchases and practicing a minimal lifestyle. Our consumer culture encourages us to buy new things all the time, and it takes a real mental shift to resist the constant pressure to buy, buy, buy! Here are some of the techniques I’ve been using to filter out… Read more »

My No-Stress Travel Prep Checklist

Shira Gill offers an all around travel checklist for those who want a stress-free packing and vacation prep.

I have loved traveling since I was a little girl. I love the anticipation of new sights and adventures, and I even love packing. But prepping a family of four for an international trip requires a whole new level of planning and organization. I believe that travel doesn’t have to be overwhelming or stressful. Follow… Read more »