2016 part 2

How to organise cords

How to organise cords

Do you have a whole lot of visual clutter around your TV unit? Is a pile of annoying cords collecting dust, and making the whole area look messy and cluttered? Today, I'm doing a mini-makeover of a TV unit and sharing some easy tips for how to organize cords behind a TV unit, in order to create a more organised and neat looking space. 

6 months of renovating... and here's where we're at!

6 months of renovating... and here's where we're at!

Well friends, it's been exactly 6 months since our renovation started, and I think it's safe to say that we are nearly ready to move back into our new home. So exciting! It's been quite a while since I've given you all an update, so today I'll be showing you around our abode - both the exciting new parts, and the not-so-great mess in the rest of the house. Nothing good in life comes easy, right? So although we've got quite a lot of work still ahead of us, we've also got a beautiful new space that's ready for our little family to start enjoying. Are you ready to take a look around? 

The 10 biggest mistakes people make when trying to get organised... and how to avoid them!

The 10 biggest mistakes people make when trying to get organised... and how to avoid them!

We all have good intentions when it comes to getting organised. But sometimes, the wrong practices and strategies mean that it either doesn’t turn out out the way you were envisaging or it all gets too hard and overwhelming.

So which of these mistakes are you making?

In this post, I’m sharing the biggest mistakes that people make when it comes to decluttering and organising that you may be able to relate to. But don’t worry, I’m also going to show you how simple it can be to fix these mistakes with the right tools, strategies and help. Let's dive in!

Decluttering 101: The step-by-step process for getting your home sorted

Decluttering 101: The step-by-step process for getting your home sorted

Nearly every decluttering session and home organising project you undertake will involve aiming to achieve at least one, if not all, of the following elements:

  • A decluttered space
  • Increased storage
  • Ease of accessibility
  • Systems that can be easily maintained

So, how can you actually achieve these Key Elements in your own home? Today I'm going step-by-step through the process involved in effectively decluttering any space of your home. As you read through the steps in this guide, try to envisage how you could tackle the spaces in your own home to achieve a more clutter-free and calm space. Let's get stuck into Decluttering 101!

A new e-course for The Organised You

A new e-course for The Organised You

Over the past 3 years, I have dedicated my time to helping busy individuals take back control of their lives by getting more organised. I've helped clients learn the valuable skills of decluttering, and shown them how to set up organised systems within their homes, empowering them with the knowledge and abilities to keep their household running more smoothly. 

I've written hundreds of blog posts and created helpful videos detailing the strategies I use in my own home and with my family. Strategies that actually work to keep us organised and productive each day. Plus I've built a supportive and engaged community of individuals wanting to become more organised so they can take back control of their lives.

Taking back control of your life and making this happen is easier than you think and anyone can do it.  You can stop getting frustrated about your disorganised home and actually do something about it!

13 easy ways to gain more time your day

13 easy ways to gain more time your day

If you had to name one thing that would help you become more organised and productive, my guess is your answer would be more time. Something that most of us these days never seem to have enough of. Time is one of those things that seems to just slip through our hands without us having any control over it.

Unfortunately, conjuring up a 26 hour day just isn't possible! But there are a variety of time management tips and strategies that will encourage you to be more productive and use your time more wisely. Today I'm sharing 13 of these time management strategies that you can start implementing today!