Building Trust while Helping Seniors Downsize

When downsizing, getting started is often the hardest part.  When we look around at our homes, we are often filled with overwhelm at the volume of items that need to be downsized, donated, gifted, or boxed up to come with us to our next move.  With seniors, it can be even more overwhelming as the […]

Clearing up my life

WOW! What can I say, I am absolutely thrilled with the final outcome of the basement, it has brought tears to my eyes as the basement has been a huge sore spot with me for many years!  I always hated going down there to get something….Please thank all those involved with this project, it’s so […]

Look Forward to Change

The leaves are changing. New routines are being established.

There is something indescribable about this time of year that makes us look forward to change.

Back to School Time!!

It’s almost Labour Day! How did that happen?

I know, I know… There’s still lots of the Summer season to enjoy.

The Ultimate Summer Checklist!

Welcome Summer! A world of possibilities. As a kid, is there any better feeling than the last day of school? As a parent, is there any feeling more overwhelming than end of the school year burnout? We all know Summer goes by fast. There’s no better time to make your “Summer to Remember” plans. So […]

How are YOU?

Have you ever had someone ask, “How are you?” and the answer that comes to mind is … “Busy” If the answer is yes, it may be time to stop and reflect for a moment. Is busy really even an answer? Is it a defence? A mindset? Socrates once said, “Beware the barrenness of a […]

Finally! Feels like Spring 🌷

  Spring 2018 has been a long time coming. Hooray! Finally had some warmer temperatures. This unpredictable weather, can be hard to dress for. While it may not be time for flip flops and sundresses quite yet, there is plenty to do now to transition from your Winter wardrobe to Spring ready. Winter Coats & Heavy […]

Smooth Moves with NEAT SPACES.

  Congratulations on your new home! Are you ready to take on the move? Let’s be honest, it’s not easy to move homes. SO much to do during this exciting time and where to start? Of course, there is a long list of jobs and strategies for packing, purging, organizing, transporting and re distributing. The […]

What’s for Dinner?

Does this question create a feeling of excitement or anxiety? Schedules are packed and it’s a challenge to regularly feed our family healthy & delicious meals. With the cost of groceries on the rise, there is certainly a benefit to keeping an eye on your weekly spend and making the most of your on-hand items […]

The Sandwich Generation

In our profession, we see many people of the “Sandwich Generation” wishing to lighten their load. Just what is the “Sandwich Generation”? The term Sandwich Generation was coined in 1981 by social worker Dorothy Miller, to describe caregivers that found themselves “sandwiched” by the responsibilities of caring for aging parents while supporting their own young children. It […]