January is naturally a time of year when we start to look forward. There are expectations of the year ahead, and promises to be made to ensure that this year really will count. As a result of looking ahead we also tend to look back at the year that’s just passed as well. Hindsight is […]
This blog, of course, is all about getting organised, and I often get asked to go back to the start – in terms of what to consider when completely starting from scratch – and so I have put together my favourite posts for you in one easy to reference place. These are what I would […]
When I organise any space in a home, the aim is to always make that space work better. This fundamentally means to make things as easy as possible to use. That means easy to see what you have, easy to grab what you need, easy to maintain and easy to put back. If your things […]
Wanting to do something and actually getting the motivation to get it done are very different things. You may have the longing to get your home sorted (more organised, rooms decorated etc…) but the key to actually getting up and doing it is to have the drive to get you started. That’s where motivation comes […]
I write a lot of posts about how to get more organised, how to simplify life, and how to generally make things easier at home – that’s the theme of this blog after all! – but I wanted to take a little time out today for a slightly different post
I was sent this infographic the other day and liked it so much that I wanted to share it with you today. It’s all about small spaces and what you can do to help keep them more organised, which I get asked about a lot (and intend to write more on – watch this space!).
It’s so important when it comes to organising your home that you look at your home as it currently is. Working out what works can give you so many clues as to how to change that which doesn’t. Most of us like looking at other people for inspiration – whether you scan magazines, read books, […]
Are you forever finding new ways to sort things in your home? Finding the best storage solutions? Tackling how to fit more into every square inch? Do you need to?! It’s a question that we can sometimes forget to ask, especially if we try to get organised before we declutter (something my ADORE method wouldn’t […]
However much I love to live in an organised home (for so many reasons!) I am only human, and I tend to run a mile if anything takes too much time or effort on my part to do (see my “Why organised people are lazy” post from a while ago) – however good it looks!
Making it as easy as possible should be your number one priority when thinking about the how and where of storage in your home – and this is the reason why…. The need drives you on… When you set out to get a space organised, it’s usually because there is an issue in that […]
I often get asked whether there is a secret formula as to how to organise your life. If there is a simple answer to being organised and staying organised. Unfortunately there isn’t some quick fix or easy remedy to get things sorted, but there are key things that really make all the difference if you […]