10 Steps for September: Regifting and Decluttering

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Recently, I wrote a post with statistics about just how much stuff the average American had. In it, I wrote about the idea of regifting: giving away things you no longer need in order to reduce clutter and waste. Your …

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Partners with Words of Comfort

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  Nipomo Organizing Solutions is partnering up with Words of Comfort, Hope, and Promise in collecting door prizes for 11th Annual Beach Bash at Camp Pendleton! On September 8, 2018 FREE for all servicemen and their families. A day of …

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Declutter by Regifting: Overlooked Retirement Idea

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I would like to share some statistics that I recently gave a speech on. These statistics have been collected over the years. Some of them you might have read before and others are new. Increasing data is being collected about …

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Traveling with Nipomo Organizing

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This year we chose to go to Lisbon, Portugal. We seemed to lack the enthusiasm that we usually have for our European trips. We had upgraded airplane tickets, nice hotels, but it was difficult getting motivated to actually go. It’s …

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Souvenirs from Scrap? A Talk on Regifting

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Whenever you look around a home, there’s almost always going to be dozens of little keepsakes, decorations, and general clutter that makes a place feel more lived in. However, once in a while these things add and pile up into …

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Eliminating Waste While Being Environmentally-Friendly

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Every year, we get thousands of letters and bits of junk mail. We also upgrade our devices. There are new phones, new computers, new toys and trinkets. What do you do with all of your things?  If you just throw …

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Cutting the Fat in Multiple Ways: Losing Weight by Losing Clutter

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 As you run around your house organizing and putting items away, think of this article just published by the AARP magazine. Organizing your home and your life follows many of the same principles. It can be hard to cut out the …

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The Path Between The Seas (and Indy The Puppy)

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During a recent trip to South America, I had the pleasure of seeing the Panama Canal. For those who have not experienced that, it is amazing, called one of the “wonders of the world.” The history and the culture surrounding …

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Shirley LaBarre Memorial at Ojai Presbyterian Church Friday, March 24th

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For those from the early years of Los Angeles Baptist High School in the San Fernando Valley in California, you will for sure remember Shirley LaBarre. There was just 29 of us in our senior year but she left behind …

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Women Power and Money: Retirement Planning with Vicki Gunvalson

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I am very fortunate this week to be called back by Vicki Gunvalson of Coto Insurance to assist her in a move to her new office in Irvine. As I was packing the corporate literature she uses, I saw that …

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