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

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

Make a start with the Space and Time Organising S.Y.S.T.E.M

I have had many conversations with people over the years about their organising challenges. I have discovered there are varying degrees of being organised. Some people are super organised in one area of their life, but not so organised in other areas. Some use to be really organised, but life got in the way and Read More

Julie Cliff talks to Iain Messer about Professional Organising on 3WBC 94.1FM

On Thursday 3rd August I was a very excited guest on  3WBC (Whitehorse Boroondara Community) 94.1FM. I had a very entertaining chat with presenter Iain Messer on his program about how I help busy families get organised in their homes. The chat included all sorts of things including: how I help organise many areas of people’s homes such Read More

Letting go: Marie Kondo’s KonMari Method of decluttering

If you are interested in being more organised or have searched for tips on letting go of stuff you will have most likely heard of best selling author and organising consultant Marie Kondo and her KonMari method of decluttering. Marie has been in the press for quite a few years now. She has written numerous Read More