Entries by Janine Cavanaugh, CPO®

Organizing with My Clients

Who’s taking a summer vacation? Mine is planned.        I’m looking forward to some rest and relaxation. I’ll be on vacation from August 9th to August 25th. Recent Blog Articles:   No One Needs a Lifetime Supply of Anything!  Less Possessions Define Minimalism Question:  In which season are you more motivated to get […]

Helpful Organizer Newsletter January 2019

Celebrating 11 years in business in 2019!     Thank you for supporting me and my business. I’m pleased to be celebrating my 11th year in business. A special thank you to all my clients both past and present. I value and appreciate your trust, collaboration and fortitude.   Recent Blog Articles:   No One […]

Getting married?

When getting married and combining households it’s important to eliminate duplicates. Getting rid of unnecessary duplicate items helps improve organization, function, and efficiency. A few recommendations to help eliminate duplicate items are: Keep 2 sets of potholders Keep 10 kitchen dish towels Keep 3 sets of sheets per bed Keep 4 coffee mugs per coffee […]

Declutter First, Organize Second

To declutter is to remove mess, piles, and clutter. To organize is to mindfully place things in a specific spot in order to find them when they are needed.  If we attempt to organize before we declutter we waste time organizing things we no longer use or want. It is always more efficient to declutter […]