How to Create a Beautiful, Clutter-Free, and Organized Guest Room

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The holidays are still some time away, which is why it makes sense to set up your guest room now so you don’t have the stress of it later.

Is your guest room so cluttered that it’s FUBAR? In this post, I’m going to give you some ways to take back that space so that it’s clutter-free, organized, functional, and dare I say, beautiful.

Discover How to Avoid Holiday Guest Stress This Year

Imagine Your Ideal Guest Room Space

Before lifting one finger to tackle that space, I want you to do what I tell each of my clients before we start on their project. If you haven’t already thought about how you want this space to turn out, you need to do that first. It’s even better if you write out your ideas for your ideal guest room. Without a defined ideal in mind, it’s going to make it tougher for you. It’s important to have that focus.

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What to Do When Picking up and Putting Away Isn’t Keeping You Organized

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In this post, I will discuss some things to do when picking up and putting away isn’t keeping you organized.

Picking up and putting away is different from decluttering and organizing. When the amount of stuff surrounding you causes overwhelm and makes you feel like you have no idea where to start, it can be immobilizing. It can even feel defeating, especially when this is a repeat pattern for you and perhaps others who share the same four walls. It’s time to break the cycle.

Have you ever thought to yourself, while surveying your cluttered space, once again, if you could just find a place for all the stuff it would be so much easier? You would pick it all up and put it away if only you knew where to put it all. You thought you were finally organized. Somehow the clutter just seems to keep coming back. Read more ›

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Why Trying to Be Perfect Isn’t Perfect

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We Are Not Perfect

Guess what? I’m not perfect. Yes, a shocker to my friends and family, I’ll admit it. As much as I love to have things in order and feel so much better when everything is put away where it belongs, I’m only human and I’ve made a mistake or two plenty of mistakes in my life.

In this article, I’m going to address why trying to be perfect isn’t perfect. I think a lot of people who lean towards perfectionistic tendencies are very hard on themselves. Individuals who struggle with this often have very high expectations for themselves, and sometimes for other people, as well.

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Michelle Rosen, Professional Organizer

Michelle Rosen – Professional Organizer

Michelle created Hop To It Organizers, LLC so that she could fulfill her passion to support others in their personal and professional lives through organizing and continuous improvement practices. Read more on our About page …