7 simple ways to keep control of kids toys

Do your kids’ toys multiply in the night? Did their toys once fit in 1 small box, but have now taken over the whole house? Try these 7 ways to wrangle back control: 1. Kids want to be where you are Don’t be concerned about creating a play room for the kids and their toys. Read More

Space and Time case study – a few hours of help goes a long way

Although I have been working as a professional organiser for 4 years, and many of my colleagues have been in the industry over 12 years, people still have no idea what a professional organiser does. In this series of case studies, I’ll shed some light on the people I work with and how the work 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

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

5 home organising hacks

Try out these organising hacks to get you organised and free up your time. 1. Paperwork Pay all your bills automatically via direct debit to save time. Eg: Electricity, telecommunications, insurance. Stop the mail coming into the snail mail box in the first place.   Arrange for statements to be emailed to you. Unsubscribe from subscriptions you just Read More

How to: Easy storage for toys

Over the past few weeks we have looked at lots of techniques to let go of stuff. Last week we used the Space & Time’s Organising S.Y.S.T.E.M © to sort and declutter toys to wrangle back control from too many toys. Now, let’s look at easy storage for toys. The purpose of easy storage is to create a Read More

How To: Sort, declutter and store toys using my Organising S.Y.S.T.E.M ©

Do your kids’ toys multiply in the night? Did their toys use to fit in 1 small box, but have now taken over the whole house? Follow a few easy steps in my Organising S.Y.S.T.E.M © to wrangle back control. Today I continue to explore the common problem of having too much stuff and the affect that Read More