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Thinking of Moving? 7 Steps from Declutter to Close

June 25, 2021

A highlight in an otherwise wearisome 2020 was our local real estate market with home sales soaring. With a lack of homes on the market, because most were scooped up in the spring and summer, now is a great time to put your home on the market. There is still an increasing demand from buyers…

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Selling Made Easier

May 25, 2021

If you’re thinking of selling your home, it’s smart to prepare “a home selling plan”. The entire process can be quite overwhelming and costly. Most of us homeowners know the little quirks or repairs that need to be done and ponder whether we should do them? You want top, top dollar? Do it, and hire…

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The Weight of Objects

January 12, 2020

Madisyn Taylor, co-founder and editor-in-chief of the popular inspirational website and daily email, DailyOM, has written a wonderful article about the importances of letting go of material objects that can weigh us down.

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Create a cool kid’s work/study space

August 31, 2019

Although we are in the middle of summer, the new school year is just around the corner (you’ve probably seen the back-to-school supplies in the stores), and now is the ideal time to help the kids prepare, stay focused, and get organized. When it comes to planning a child’s work/study space, organization is key, and…

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Amy van Arsdale

Amy Van Arsdale De-Clutters My Life

January 31, 2019

Dan Woog, author of the popular blog, “06880,” talks about how Amy Van Arsdale from Cleared Spaces helped him clean up his office.

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Fall is the perfect time to start a new…unless you like January better

September 5, 2018

Fall is the perfect time to de-clutter and organize your home so you can enjoy it more when you are cozy as the cooler temperatures roll in. As you go through your closet (or your kids), sort and edit your summer clothing. Ask yourself, “did I wear it? Do I love the way it makes…

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How did I get into this profession? I get asked all the time….

September 5, 2018

    How did I get into this?   I get asked this question all the time. I have a professional home de-clutter/organization business in Fairfield County, CT. It all started when I was a teenager. My mother, my influencer, a realtor for 47 years in Rochester, NY, would pay us to help get her listings…

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Millennials Go Minimal

Millennials Go Minimal: The Decluttering Lifestyle Trend That Is Taking Over

January 31, 2018

Although it is not a new concept, the minimalist lifestyle is trending across the United States. The movement has inspired people of all ages to move into tiny homes, cut their wardrobes and donate their possessions. Millennials, in particular, are seeking out this minimalist lifestyle. Millennials, the 18-34 demographic makeup more than a quarter of…

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Spring is around the corner!!

February 29, 2016

YAHOO!! So what’s all the hype about spring cleaning? Well…..because, the cleaner and more organized you are, the more in control you’ll feel in life-period. Here’s why? Organized people gain a sense of inner peace through outside order Organized people are less likely to procrastinate and miss deadlines, thus avoiding reproach Organized people are more…

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