Pre-Spring Shredding Season

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To shred, you say? But we aren’t doing tricks on a skateboard! Nope, we’re organizing by getting rid of old files and confidential information. It’s recommended that you keep tax documents for 7 years, but what do you do after …

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Beyond Budgets: Gift-Giving While Staying Organized

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So many of you are off running around doing your Christmas shopping. There are a lot of good apps out there to help you stay organized for your shopping budgets. Most of them you start with the total dollar amount …

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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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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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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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Donating in 2017: Finding A Home For Your Stuff

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A new year can come with many resolutions and ideas to start forming good habits. This year, one of the best habits people could get into is tossing out their old stuff that’s no longer needed. Rather than simply throw …

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“De-cluttering for retirement”: An Orange County Register Featured Article by Judy Flores

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You may have previous read our feature, “Organizing For Later In Life: Tips for Orange County Home Organization” where we highlighted a speaking engagement with the Pi Beta Phi South Coast Alumnae Club with the topic, “What can I do with all my stuff …

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Organizing For Later In Life: Tips for Orange County Home Organization

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Nipomo Organizing had the honor of speaking at a lunch meeting of the Pi Beta Phi South Coast Alumnae Club! The topic they ask me to speak on was “What can I do with all my stuff at ages 50-90?” They …

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Christmas Cleaning: Orange County Organizers Relay Charity Information

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As Christmas and other holidays grow closer, as well as the end of the year, people all over the United States are preparing and planning to give each other gifts and tokens of affection. Whether it be as large as …

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Hoarding: The Talk Of The Organizing World

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Hoarding is the talk of the organizing world. The majority of organizers do not work with hoarders. It takes a well trained team of people to handle a hoarding situation. My clients say they are afraid that they are hoarders …

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