I’m Sam, a Certified Professional Organizer® from the Bay Area, California and I’m so glad you’re here! This 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!
I guess calling this space a “mudroom” is a bit of stretch. It’s more like an organized shoe wall. But you get the idea! This modest landing is at the top of a very steep staircase. It brings you from the garage to the house interior. You land in the laundry room when you walk […]
Much as I don’t want to accept the fact my kids are heading back to school this week, they are. Actually, the boys head back this week and Natalie heads back the week after…but still. Too early for me. Nothing dulls the pain better than a little organizing, right? It’s interesting just how little we’ve […]
While every August I’m sad to see my kids go back to school, there is something very exciting about this time of year. That feeling in the air – it’s here … Fall is on the way, temps are cooling off, football games have started, and holidays are coming. Maybe a little quicker than we […]
By this point in the game, you’ve certainly come to know my organizing style and aesthetic. I love to organize simply and with purpose / functionality…but I really love to make it warm and beautiful. An ongoing goal has been to keep containment we purchase for spaces on a budget. It’s already a luxury to […]
As a professional organizer that works 100% with families, you can imagine my systems and ideas are tested hard in my own home. I have 3 children and love putting my (crazy) ideas, projects and build-outs through the tough conditions that lie within my 4 walls. Of course, I love sharing it here with you as well! A […]
I miss posting/sharing in here! Business has been busy (grateful) and the end of school year activities are ramping up big time. Oh, and I have some really big news to share about the upcoming NAPO SF Bay Area conference. As if I don’t have enough on my plate, I’m on the planning committee for […]