Tidying & Parenting Blog

Tidying & Parenting Blog

konmari folding

The Magic that is KonMari Folding

September 30, 2018

I was telling a group of moms about my trip to New York City to meet Marie Kondo and observe the filming of a tidying lesson at Gina’s home. I…

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joy sparking closet

Joy Sparking Closets!

May 24, 2018

Wow! I’m loving my freshly KonMari’ed closet. Before I developed the skill of choosing joy my closet was sad and overwhelming. Since choosing only the clothing and shoes that felt…

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creating calm

Creating Calm with Jacquelyn

September 4, 2017

Recently, I had the pleasure of supporting Jacquelyn Krieger, the founder of ChakWave, in a Creating Calm session. We cleared the clutter in her daughters’ room using the principles of…

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spring clearing

De-Cluttering Tips for Spring Clearing

April 11, 2017

Spring is here! It’s been a wet winter here in Northern Califorina, which was exactly what we needed and now we’re ready for some sun. Spring is a great time…

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Meeting the Queen of Tidy

Meeting the Queen of Tidy

February 14, 2017

It’s been three years since I began my KonMari journey. I read Marie “KonMari” Kondo’s book The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing in January…

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