Often I am approached to donate an organizing package to a charity. Recently, I saw a flyer with a young woman (newlywed and mother) and the mangled car that she was pulled from after she was hit by a drunk driver going to work this past February. It struck a chord – so I [...]
Michelle is the Anne Sullivan (Helen Keller’s teacher) of organization. She transformed my crazy, disorganized, maddening mudroom (which also serves as a pantry and laundry room) into an organized haven of workable, breathable space! Instead of stuff I don’t need falling off the shelves and into my arms at the wrong time, I now have readyaccess to what I need in a snap! My new space is maintainable, too. My husband is excited about the organized boxes that contain items he searches for all the time and the fact that the first room he walks into upon returning to work, he can actually walk into). The kids are excited to use the spaces labeled with their names (for jackets, hats, & sunglasses). After Michelle left my house, I just wanted to sit on my clean, cleared-off mudroom bench, look at my beautifully organized & labeled spaces, and sip a celebratory marguerita! Thanks, Michelle! Next up, the office!