I’m Sam, a professional organizer from the Bay Area, California and I’m so glad you’re here! This organization blog is the heart of what I do! I absolutely love combining beauty with function to create homes that are simply organized, and I want to teach you how. Discover home organization tips for real life and learn how to declutter, design and create an inviting space.
It’s go time!
We already know gathering holiday wrapping supplies into one spot just makes sense. But what I’m finding has become more of a challenge is keeping my kids away from it. They don’t want to play with it. They are getting older and obviously more curious as to what is being wrapped. And who it’s from. Yikes! So […]
How did we ever live without Pinterest? The genius solution that allows us to save anything and everything we find online…and then find it in a pinch when we need to. Pinterest also exposes us to pins shared by thousands upon thousands of other pinners. All this inspiration means many of us get sucked in and suddenly…where did those few hours […]
Christmas around here still includes toys. Ahhhh, I’m both thrilled and stressed over the idea of more toys showing up. Good thing Santa knows I’m a professional organizer…he’s so thoughtful with his giving. hehe! I’m in the habit of purging and re-organizing our playroom about every 3-4 months. That makes sense for most of us […]
In the next couple days I’ll share more about why my December work schedule has slowed to a crawl (one big hint = I’m hiring!). But have to admit, I’m really enjoying this slower pace. Well, not that it’s really that much slower because I still have 3 very active kids, Christmas shopping season is officially here, there’s […]
Hope you had a perfect Thanksgiving and aren’t feeling overwhelmed with those Black Friday e-mails flooding your inbox. Here’s a quick tip from your professional organizer friend…this is a great time to unsubscribe from e-mails you no longer wish to receive. Chances are every single company you’ve shared your e-mail address with is sending you […]
Sure, maybe focusing on that Thanksgiving grocery list is what I should be doing. But why when I can be here talking to you about the stuff I love?! Procrastination at its finest, my friends. If you’re coming over from Thrifty Decor Chick or one of my fellow bloggers in this fun 3-day series…welcome to Simply Organized! I’m rounding out the […]