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The Importance of Boundaries

I’m often asked by the media for my “top tips” to stay organised and on top of clutter. My number one is always about boundaries. I think they are the one key to decluttering, getting organised and staying organised and clutter-free. When we grow up we learn boundaries; most of them social. We learn not to ask elderly ladies embarrassing questions about body parts at the supermarket, or to not hit...
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Wardrobe Organisation in 5 Easy Steps

Can you feel the change in the air? The warmer weather is approaching and many of us are starting to think about changing what we wear and possibly putting away our winter clothing for another year. Unfortunately we often get teased during spring and have to endure several seasons in the coming weeks but be assured the sunshine and warmth isn’t too far away! Click here to read more from Expert...
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How to get organised - Get an Accountability Buddy

Whichever organising goal you’re aiming for, being accountable to someone for your actions (and inactions!) will help you succeed. Click here to read more from Expert AAPO Member Angela Esnouf, Creating Order From Chaos.
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Alone Time versus Me Time or How to Refill Your Watering Can

Do you ever feel exhausted? Do you neglect yourself because you’re always there for everyone but you? Do you feel you’re giving all the time? Then let me share something with you: a lesson I learned last year about the importance of recharging my batteries. Click here to read more from AAPO Member Chantal Imbach from Simply In Order.
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Planning a Garage Sale?

Expert AAPO Member Susanne Thiebe from Less Mess shares her top tips when it comes to planning a garage sale in her recentl blog. Click here to find out more.
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11 Simple Tips Guaranteed To Make Your Shopping Experience More Rewarding

Frustrated by how much stuff you own that you’ve bought in the spur of the moment but that you’ve never used or really loved? Let Nathalie Ricaud from Get Organised & Beyond share her 11 top shopping tips that will help you reduce this frustration while saving you time and money. Click here to read more
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AAPO Melbourne NOW Event

The Melbourne Forum of the Australasian Association of Professional Organisers (AAPO) held their annual National Organising Week (NOW) event on Wednesday 9 September 2015. The aim of the event was to promote a Food Bank Drive for the Asylum Seekers Resource Centre in Footscray. The Melbourne AAPO Angels and their clients were able to collect $2000 of items for the centre including: Canned fish in oil Basmati rice Honey UHT full...
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Variety is the Spice of Decluttering

Executive Committee Member and AAPO Member Kristina Duke from Decluttering Diva shares why it's important to vary the tasks from day to day when you are decluttering your own home in her recent blog. Click here to read more. Kristina Duke | Decluttering Diva
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The darkness behind the sparkly lure of 'free!'

Nadine Wood from Fresh Focus Design recently wrote on her blog about the disadvantages of "free" things when it comes to decluttering. "Yesterday at my son’s cricket game, I was reminded about the subject of need. A shiny and clean new water bottle with a funky picture on it was offered to each child for free at the end of the game. Every boy’s eyes lit up with excitement, but to...
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On having a "Lost Property Box"

In most public places where people congregate such as schools and swimming pools or shopping centres and theme parks, you’ll find that the management have a collection of stuff left behind by people. It’s kept for a while to give people time to claim their lost gear. Our houses are also places where people congregate. They come and play, have dinner, swim, have a sleepover, stay a week and generally hang...
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