Five things to do instead of aimless scrolling on Facebook to be more productive

Do you reach for Facebook as soon as you wake up in the morning? Pick it up again multiple times in the day? Do you check it last thing before you go to bed? Do you feel low or just blah after scrolling and scrolling and comparing yourself to everyone you see on Facebook? Facebook Read More

A yearly overhaul makes the year ahead easier

Since I returned to work after my first son was born (almost 13 years ago), I’ve taken time off over the Christmas holidays. To fill in my days (and to make the year ahead easier), I undertake a yearly overhaul of many of the systems in our home. This year has been just the same Read More

Returning to work in the new year?

    Are you returning to work after maternity leave or absence of some sort? Here’s 9 tips to set you up for success. Be kind to yourself Mums are very good at berating themselves. Make a plan to give yourself some grace and know that it will take some adjustment to a new routine. Read More

Your daily routine is the key to making your new years resolutions come true

  So you’ve had some time off enjoying the festive season, set yourself some goals for the new year… now what?  How are you going to  get your goals off the page and into your life?  Here’s how my clients have great success. Break goals down Choose one goal and break it  down into tiny Read More

What paperwork do you need to keep at home?

I work with many clients to sort their paperwork. I love it! I love to corral the papers from every nook and cranny of the house and then whip it into shape. How we sort it is dependant on the client (and that’s a topic for a blog another day), but the first thing I Read More

Donation options for clothes you no longer need

MENS AND WOMENS OFFICE WORKWEAR Wear for Success http://www.wearforsuccess.org.au/Fitted for Work https://fittedforwork.org/get-involved/donate-clothing/ MENS CLOTHING, WOMENS PLUS SIZES AND OTHER Avalon http://avaloncentre.org.au/donate-2 ALL CLOTHES, NO MATTER THE CONDITION H&M https://about.hm.com/en/sustainability/get-involved/recycle-your-clothes.html ZARA https://www.zara.com/au/en/sustainability-collection-program-l1452.html CLOTHING (AND OTHER) Salvos, Vinnies, Savers, Red Cross, Sacred Heart Mission, Brotherhood of St. Lawrence, Epilepsy Foundation Try donating smaller amounts, neatly packed SELL Read More

Easy steps to declutter your wardrobe, kitchen, paperwork and kids toys

I held another successful decluttering workshop on Friday night showcasing the 6 steps of the Space and Time Organising S.Y.S.T.E.M. My first time at the Surrey Hills Neighbourhood Centre; a great venue and turnout. I always start my workshops with introductions. I introduce myself, explaining what a Professional Organiser does and how I came to Read More