Tag: decluttering

October 06 2017

From Mountain to Molehill: Getting a Handle on Your Documents

I’ve been a senior move manager for over 18 years and love every minute of assisting older adults with downsizing and transitioning to a new style of living. Whether it’s a move to an independent living community, assisted living community or continuing care community, the process often comes down to the same question — “what do I do with all this stuff?”.  And when people say ‘stuff’, invariably, a lot of the ‘stuff’ is documents and records.

September 25 2015

More Organizing Myths

Those catalog pictures? Sure, I’m stating the obvious, but nobody lives there. Meaning, these beautiful rooms were not developed for a real person who has recycling and work and nail polish bottles and children’s items and shoes and paperwork and blankets that need laundering. The takeaway? After organizing, upkeep is a vital part of the process and everything won’t be perfect all the time.

Here are more organizing myths that should make you feel better:

  1. Declutter once and you’re done.