Organized Holders

Many of us have a small office somewhere in the house… and the visual effect is not always the one we would like to see… often creating distraction from the task we have to do.

On the bookshelves we have not only books but also magazines and some papers and we feel annoyed because they are in the middle of the house. And even though we manage to put them in paper holders, they don’t look good to the eyes.

When we have no choice we can still choose to tackle the issue in the best way possible. Here is a simple and useful tip to deal with it.

First: define what you will store in each of the magazine holders. This will help you with the sorting… and while you peek on the papers you can do some purging! Continue reading


Comfortable at work

Can you start your day with a mess around your desk? I guess your answer will probably be: what mess? 😉

Seriously, I can’t. I need to have my space clutter free to feel comfortable and functional; and to be able to concentrate in my job (that for me means to have everything in its own place).

My daughter tells everyone about my organizing skills, and her friends now call me “Norganizer” 🙂

One of her friends asked me for help in organizing her office.

I met her at the office and she explained that she recently moved into a new office space after an employee who quit left the room vacant. Some of the stuff in there was useful to her while others were not. The office is located near the front entrance of the building, and is attached to the sprinkler room. Thus, it has two doorways which must be clear at all times. This made it complicated to move things around much. Continue reading