The Organized Kitchen by Kartar Diamond

Much of what I have to write about having an organized kitchen will be common sense and no surprise. But I also bet that many people have an unorganized kitchen, by default, because when we move into a new home, many people shove things in the nearest cabinet or drawer, just to get things out […]

By | 2017-08-25T12:02:31-07:00 June 24th, 2015|Comments Off on The Organized Kitchen by Kartar Diamond

The Tao of Re-Gifting by Kartar Diamond

In the world of organizing, the decision to re-gift items can make either a small dent or a big difference in securing more space for the things you really want to keep. When you have more space, you have more options for organizing the things you need to keep.

One of the most basic […]

By | 2017-08-25T12:02:31-07:00 June 13th, 2015|Comments Off on The Tao of Re-Gifting by Kartar Diamond

Organizing the Unwanted Inheritance by Kartar Diamond

When a parent or any family member dies, there can be mixed emotions, especially if an inheritance is attached to it. While we may not have any issues with accepting cash, stocks, or real estate, what to do with all the inherited personal possessions can be a challenge for someone who already struggles with organization […]

By | 2017-08-25T12:02:32-07:00 June 8th, 2015|Comments Off on Organizing the Unwanted Inheritance by Kartar Diamond

Weren’t Computers Supposed to Eliminate Paper Clutter? by Kartar Diamond

With so much optimism, the home computer-age ushered in this naïve notion that we would not have to keep so much paper clutter in our lives. But all it takes is one computer crash, where you lose all your documents, to know that everything has to be backed up and printed out. Even now […]

By | 2017-08-25T12:02:32-07:00 May 31st, 2015|Comments Off on Weren’t Computers Supposed to Eliminate Paper Clutter? by Kartar Diamond

Organizing for the Sake of Your Children by Kartar Diamond

I have a friend from decades past who is a creative genius, very talented and artistic in her field of expertise. She also looks impeccable when she leaves her home, always stylish. But her home often looked like a bomb when off and in order to keep it somewhat under control, a house keeper […]

By | 2017-08-25T12:02:32-07:00 May 22nd, 2015|Comments Off on Organizing for the Sake of Your Children by Kartar Diamond

Organizing for an Emergency, Part 1 by Kartar Diamond

It’s one thing to plan and execute an organized pantry and another thing to organize for a true emergency. In any given part of the country, or world, your local area or region may have predictable weather disasters like hurricanes or tornadoes or just severe winters or summers. People who live in these zones are […]

By | 2017-08-25T12:02:32-07:00 May 3rd, 2015|Comments Off on Organizing for an Emergency, Part 1 by Kartar Diamond

Organizing Your Clothes Closet by Kartar Diamond

This piece on the clothes closet can be applicable to men as well as women, but I do think it is women who fret about their closet disorganization more than men and I would be willing to bet that in general women have more clothes than men.

There are a number of ways to effectively organize […]

By | 2017-08-25T12:02:32-07:00 April 9th, 2015|Comments Off on Organizing Your Clothes Closet by Kartar Diamond

What I Know About Clutter & Organizing by Kartar Diamond

Without being a trained, certified Professional Organizer, and not intending to outshine anyone who has been doing Professional Organizing with years of experience, I can say that I have learned a little about organizing almost through osmosis. By being in so many homes and businesses, as a Feng Shui consultant, I have witnessed over […]

By | 2017-08-25T12:02:33-07:00 October 13th, 2014|Comments Off on What I Know About Clutter & Organizing by Kartar Diamond