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Fabulous 45 Fotos: Organizing the photos of my life

Being totally honest again: this photo organizer’s photos are not completely organized. I wish I could just devote several days to work on my photos, but most of the time I am spending time on client projects. (And let's be honest: if they were totally organized, I...

Organizing My Family Photos, Part 1

Total honesty here: this Omaha family photo organizer’s photos are not completely organized. I wish I could just devote several days to work on my own family’s photos, but most of the time I am spending time on client projects. Last year, I gave my parents each a...

Get in the picture

Like most people, I don’t love having my picture taken! (And let's be honest: most women are too busy taking the photos of their families and friends and are often not in the picture.) My personal experience is that I am always thinking, "I don’t have any makeup on"...

Inside a Professional Organizer’s House, Part 1

HOPE Organizing turned 10 in the spring of 2017! To celebrate, I invited clients, potential clients, friends, and family to an Open House in September. This was a true "open house" in that I let people look inside almost every closet, drawer, and cabinet in my home....

Grandparents Day

This Sunday, September 11, is Grandparents Day. Congress passed the legislation proclaiming the first Sunday after Labor Day as National Grandparents' Day and, on August 3, 1978, then-President Jimmy Carter signed the proclamation. Therefore, Grandparents Day has been...