How to Design a Timeless Kid’s Room

I recently spoke with online design firm Havenly, who asked if I could come up with some fresh ideas for designing a nursery that can easily transition into a “big kid” room and beyond. It’s tempting to design a nursery or child’s room around your child’s current developmental stage and interests. The challenge is that with constantly evolving…

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5 Ways Less Stuff Will Improve Your Life

A friend of a friend came over recently and asked for a tour of our house. She walked around curiously opening doors and peeking into drawers before stating, “You have everything you need and nothing more.” I would actually argue that we still have much more than we need, but I took her comment as…

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5 Simple Life Hacks From a Sustainability Expert

As the mother of two young children, I feel a responsibility to create a home that is free of toxins and as environmentally sustainable as possible. The challenge is, with an abundance of information that seems to be constantly shifting, it’s hard to feel confident about where I should invest my time, resources, and energy. Meet Friday, a…

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Interview with My Minimalist Brother

A funny thing happened. I realized recently that while I strive to embrace minimalist principles, and experiment with capsule wardrobes, my brother, Max, is a real life all in minimalist. Everything he owns can fit in a single backpack. He wears a basic uniform every day. He travels often. He doesn’t let stuff distract him….

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How to Shop Like A Professional Organizer

Hello, friends! I recently spent an inspiring week at Alt Summit in Palm Springs with an amazing group of professional home organizers. We talked about everything under the sun, and of course, all things organizing. One of the things many of us had noticed was that most of our clients had purchased organizing supplies and home decor…

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New! Closet Makeover Workshop

Back by popular demand, it’s the Closet Makeover Workshop! This one will be focused on helping you clarify and refresh your personal style as well as declutter and organize your closet like a pro. You’ll Learn: *  Industry tips and resources for decluttering, organizing, and styling your closet. * How to create a personal style…

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How to Host a Clothing Swap Party

Clothing swaps are a great way to clean out your closet, eliminate clutter, and upgrade your wardrobe with a few new pieces – all without spending a dime! I recently hosted my first clothing swap party and wanted to share my top tips in case you’re thinking of hosting one of your own. Set Clear…

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Shira Gill Home for My Domaine

Friends! I am so excited to share my recent three part collaboration with one of my favorite lifestyle blogs, My Domaine. They picked my brain on everything from the most common home organizing mistakes to how to declutter and organize every single room in your home. That’s right. Every single room. You can read the…

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The Top 5 Habits of the Highly Organized

Want to know a secret? Most people who are highly organized don’t spend a lot of time organizing. Read on to learn five small things you can integrate into your daily life to become as effortlessly organized as the pros. Prevent Clutter from Entering in the First Place You know those free samples you’re given…

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Closet Makeover Workshop

Introducing The Closet Makeover Workshop! Based on your requests, I’ve designed a new in-home workshop for the new year. This one will be focused on helping you clarify and refresh your personal style as well as declutter and organize your closet.   You’ll Learn: *  Industry tips and resources for decluttering, organizing, and styling your…

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