Chronic Disorganization

Reduce Stress to be Happier

by Cris Sgrott-Wheedleton

There are so many reasons that cause people to the Maniacs. We help:

Organize homes, garages and offices when they get overwhelmed trying to do it themselves
Guide them through sorting and decluttering spaces that have gotten out of control
Prepare their home to sell
Get them ready to move to a smaller space
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Spread Happiness by Prioritizing People

by Cris Sgrott-Wheedleton

I am continuing to (spread happiness) explore what I learned at the Institute for Challenging Disorganization (ICD) annual conference in Portland, Oregon during Ayla Lewis’s session on “The Science of Being Happy and Productive at Work.” Lewis, the Director of Operations, Speaker and Facilitator at Happy Brain Science, One of the ways she suggested we could be […]

Practice Positivity to Be Happier

 

I’m still motivated by what I learned at the Institute for Challenging Disorganization (ICD) annual conference in Portland, Oregon during Ayla Lewis’s session on “The Science of Being Happy and Productive at Work.” Lewis is the Director of Operations, Speaker and Facilitator at Happy Brain Science. One of the ways she suggested we could be happier was by practicing […]

Happiness: The Secret Ingredient of Success

by Cris Sgrott-Wheedleton

Last month, I attended the Institute for Challenging Disorganization (ICD) annual conference in Portland, Oregon. One of the breakout sessions I attended was “The Science of Being Happy and Productive at Work” with Ayla Lewis, Director of Operations, Speaker and Facilitator at Happy Brain Science. The session was really eye-opening to me. Many of […]

7 Kitchen Cabinets Designs for Better Organization

Guest Contributor: Meridian Homes

I am excited to share a guest blog post from our friends at Meridian Homes in Bethesda, MD on how to design kitchen cabinets for better kitchen organization.

We have organized kitchens that were beautifully designed but were not planned for the items they actually needed to store!  Here are some great tips to have […]

Back to School Organization: Tips to Minimize Chaos

Back to School Organization:  Develop Strong Routines

Kids thrive on routines. And as much as we may not want to admit it, so do adults. This is particularly true for children and adults with ADHD. Many of the benefits of strong time management and organization in general are built on a foundation of routine. Training your […]

Back to School Means Back to Organization

According to a study released today by our friends at SpareFoot.com, the place to find the best deals on self-storage and full-service storage, 45 percent of Americans believe fall (Back to School time) is the best time to get organized – debunking the notion that spring cleaning is the most opportune time to get your home in […]

Strategies to Help You Minimize

by Cris Sgrott-Wheedleton

In a day and age where having “stuff” is everything, collections can grow and clutter becomes overwhelming. Minimalism is a new trend, but it’s not about just getting rid of stuff – it’s about being smart about what you keep, what you value, and how you store it so that you can find […]

Lyme Disease Requires a Holistic Approach to Organization

Guest Contributor Coach Sue West, Organizing Coach & ADHD Specialist

My organizing client had been in treatment for chronic Lyme disease for several months already by the time she figured out that an organizing coach might be able to help. Some days she literally couldn’t get out of bed with her fatigue and joint issues. Lyme disease also […]

Organization and ADHD: Yes You Can

 

We specialize in helping people with ADHD and ADD keep their lives in order, and one thing we know: getting help getting organized can make all the difference. Having help not only makes the work go faster but keeps it from becoming too overwhelming, too, because most people approach organization as an enormous, “I must […]