Finding your inner organizer

Finding your inner organizer

Unfortunately, the journey to the Land of Organized never ends. There will always be laundry to wash, dry, fold and put away, new clothes to purchase, old clothes to donate, groceries to buy, meals to prepare, mail to sort, beds to make, bills to pay, items to return, paper products to store, to-do lists aplenty, hobbies to pursue. Our houses are a revolving door of stuff coming in and going out….

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A walk down memory lane

A walk down memory lane

Back in April 2015, I attended the National Association for Productivity and Organizing Professionals annual conference in Los Angeles as a fairly new organizer (LIVE WITH LESS was a mere 1.5 years old). I was excited to learn The Minimalists were the keynote speakers, as I’d been reading their website for a couple of years and was inspired by their philosophy about minimalism. 

I loved their presentation then and, after watching the conference recording again the other day, I still love it today! Thought y’all might be inspired as well, so here are my notes...

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The "toy detox" - an interview with an in-the-know mom

The "toy detox" - an interview with an in-the-know mom

I’m delighted to share with y’all an interview I had with a mom who recently underwent a move that involved packing most of her family’s stuff to put into storage for a couple of months while their new home was being completed. Since many of her children’s toys were packed away, I was curious to learn how her children dealt with having less toys to play with, and I was fascinated to learn what has changed as a result. Read on for Kayla’s story....

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