Realtors Know all About the Stuff Sellers Leave Behind…

Realtors Know all About the Stuff Sellers Leave Behind…

It’s a significant part of an Organizer’s job – the picking up or sorting out the pieces left behind from lives gone off track: a family member loss, a divorce or simply life in a tangle. Every now and then as was the case this past week I am called...
There was a Mouse in my Glove Box

There was a Mouse in my Glove Box

There was a MOUSE in my glove-box. Ah got your attention do I? Of all the things one takes away from a client’s house, one thing you don’t expect tucked away in the box of clothes and danky stuff is a dark eyed, nose twitching stowaway. We organizers take...
Christmas Parking Lot Confidential

Christmas Parking Lot Confidential

Nothing cattle prods the luster out of Christmas shopping like the forty minute prelude jockeying for a parking spot. It has become the Canadian Gladiator extreme elimination challenge and a sport more suited to type ‘A’ gamers than the average Joe or Josephine. This...
How to Spot a Con Artist responding to your Classified Ads.

How to Spot a Con Artist responding to your Classified Ads.

A sure sign of a con artist responding to your ad on Kijiji or other on line site, when you’re selling something: Now and then clients ask me to sell something for them on line. It is, of course a lot of time and effort that is never, ever worth it for an...
Cat on a Hot Tinnitus Roof

Cat on a Hot Tinnitus Roof

I’ll start this lovely meander with a proviso: Yes I am fully insured. You have to be to be an organizer in this perilous world of Home Organizing; I have a dodgy elbow I call Manny, echoing sciatica I call the Doctor, a wobbly bursitis knee I call Jazz Man and...
All That Jazz

All That Jazz

I had an experience worth telling about. My readers make a point of telling me they love the odd world I inhabit and want to hear more stories from my always interesting side of the street. This bit revolves around a client I had that became a way for me to help...