I've HALVED my family's weekly laundry. And the benefits have truly blown my mind.

I've HALVED my family's weekly laundry.  And the benefits have truly blown my mind.

I’ve been experimenting with the Project 333 minimalist fashion challenge established by Courtney Carver from Be More with Less.  I must say the outcome and benefits have truly blown my mind.

 I honestly didn’t anticipate so many other little knock-on effects.   These really surprised me, so much so that I have been spouting the benefits to anyone that will listen.

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A stylist, a professional organiser and a minimalist wardrobe

A  stylist,  a professional organiser and a minimalist wardrobe

A big part of my success was meeting with Stylist, Janette Wojtaszak from The Statement Life. I’d never met with a stylist before and I wasn’t sure what to expect.  I like to dress on-trend, but by no means do I follow what is happening in the big world of fashion or subscribe to the notion of ‘fast fashion’.  In fact, I am probably the total opposite, I would prefer to spend double the price on a classic, quality item of clothing than purchase fashionable pieces that will only be worn once or twice.

So, if I don’t subscribe to high fashion, why did I hire a stylist?

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Understanding Hoarding Disorder – a must read for family and friends

Understanding Hoarding Disorder – a must read for family and friends

Do you know or live with someone who you believe has problems with hoarding? It is such a big, sensitive concern that we need to be very mindful about when we approach this with our loved ones. 

This article outlines some key points that I think are crucial for anyone who has a loved one that is experiencing problems with hoarding to read and understand. 

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Top 10 reasons to be organised

Top 10 reasons to be organised

What is the point in organising?  This is a question that I am frequently asked.

Today, we explore how organising your space and your time can have profound and positive impacts on your life - less stress, save money, more time, less housework ....

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I’ve 'Worked my Wardrobe'… what do I with the clothing I no longer want?

I’ve 'Worked my Wardrobe'… what do I with the clothing I no longer want?

For many it is very difficult to let go of once valued clothing (even if we don't wear or fit them any more), especially if you have spent your hard earned money on the items or they hold special memories.

Today, we explore ways to ease the process of letting go. A greater purpose.

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Work Your Wardrobe on a budget and with young children

Work Your Wardrobe on a budget and with young children

The ways are endless ways in which you can 'Work Your Wardrobe', but what is important is that your wardrobe WORKS FOR YOU and your lifestyle.

Today, we will look at the top 5 actions that I have taken in my own wardrobe to improve the overall functionality.

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Don’t have the energy or motivation to be organised?

Don’t have the energy or motivation to be organised?

Do you work demanding hours and just don’t have the time or energy to get things done around the house?

Or ever purchased a new pair of scissors because you can’t find or remember the ‘safe place’ that you put them in the first place?

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The Organising Bee - supporting you to become more organised

The Organising Bee - supporting you to become more organised

The Organising Buzz is dedicated to helping you become a little bit more organised in your day to day life. We will be providing advice and very simple steps to help you ease into becoming more organised, small, achievable things that you can do everyday to make life just that little bit more manageable and less chaotic.

If you would like hands on decluttering and professional organising assistance and support, contact me.

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