Speaking Engagement – Melrose MA / Women in Business – Multi-Chamber Event, December 5

Requested to be featured presenter at this large, sold out event where these professional women experienced “The Simplified Life — How to Be More With Less”.  Attendees learned how to enjoy more happiness, more freedom from stress and accomplish more in their lives by considering different ways to take...Read More

Speaking Engagement – Wakefield MA / The Merry Lion, October 25

Asked to speak to a group of local moms at this delightful children’s boutique on organizing topics that moms and families care most about. This was a casual, interactive discussion where moms came away with tips, tricks, ideas, strategies and mindsets on having a more simplified, and organized, home....Read More

Speaking Engagement – Wakefield MA / Wakefield Lynnfield Chamber of Commerce, October 4

Engaged by the local Chamber for their September event to present “The Cost of Clutter on Your Life”. This interactive session explored our culture of excess and how it impacts us, our beliefs and our habits; as well learning new tools & strategies to reshape our relationship with clutter...Read More


Parent’s Tips for Mastering Back To School / Family Command Center (part 4 of 4)

In the final segment of our 4 part Mastering Back to School series, we look at how a complete, visible and really functional Family Command Center can be a game-changer for keeping track of all the activity that comes up during the school year. Yes, if you’re tech savvy,...Read More

Parent’s Tips for Mastering Back To School / Setting Routines (part 3 of 4)

Can you hear it? Wait – listen closely …. its the faint call of teacher’s voices, school bells and zipping up of overstuffed backpacks in the oh so near future!!   In segment 3 of our series of back to school tips we look at setting routines and the...Read More

Parent’s Tips for Mastering Back To School – Organized Spaces (part 2 of 4)

Mastering back to school starts with having organized spaces to make life easier & more functional for everyone in the family.  Creating go-to systems and spaces helps take the stress and hassle out of the back to school process – – who couldn’t use a little more  calm in...Read More

Tips for Mastering Back To School / School Supplies! (part 1 of 4)

Well parents – the finish line is in sight! The end of the rainbow! The light at the end of tunnel!  School is about to start after a long, hot summer!  Yipppeeeeee!!! You likely have received a supplies list from your kids’ teachers, but just in case, here are...Read More

Interview – Seacoast Home Crush Podcast – Dover NH / August 10

Interviewed by this dynamic podcast geared to sharing conversations with local home experts in a variety of fields with the seacoast community.  Fielded questions from fabulous host Jennifer Fried as well as listener questions. Voted #6 of the top 10 downloaded podcast episodes!  Listen Here...Read More

Just Enough Really Is Enough…

A month or so back, I visited my niece Julia in Seattle – she was staying in a short term apartment rental for 3 months while studying there.  I fell in love with the simplicity and functionality of her kitchen, and it reminded me that it perfectly exemplified how...Read More

Finding Dad’s Boxes of Letters – – Here’s Some Help!

Time and time again, I find people struggling with what to do with sentimental/personal items that belonged to someone who’s passed away. Recently I gave a presentation to a wonderful group of women who are part of a local Home & Garden Club, and one of the ladies asked...Read More