Top 10 Tips for Organizing Your Photos

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

When it comes to preserving memories, there’s probably nothing more popular than photographs. Who doesn’t have boxes, drawers and albums full of photos? And that’s just the tip of the iceberg… I read a Globe and Mail article that said we snap as many pictures every two minutes as were taken in the entire 19th […]

Lose your mementos, not your memories

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015

I guess it’s no secret that I have a sentimental streak. I’ve already blogged about some of my treasured keepsakes. I’ve also shared some ideas to help you organize your memorabilia and preserve your family memories. But don’t get me wrong. It’s just not practical to keep mementos of everything. For one thing, finding homes […]

Preserving Family Memories

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

Does thinking about de-cluttering make you anxious? You’re not alone! Many people associate de-cluttering with getting rid of stuff – but although that’s part of it, it’s really about separating the things you use and value from those that are just taking up space. There’s absolutely no reason that you can’t hold onto photos and […]

Organizing Your Memorabilia

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

February is the month of love, and many kinds of love bring up many kinds of memories.  As I mentioned in my last post, here are few tips to help you organize your own memorabilia. Photos It may be tempting to set photos aside until you have time to place them in albums. Don’t make […]

Love and Memories

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

Many decisions around organizing and decluttering are based on what is practical and logical. Asking yourself questions like Do I need this? Do I use it? Does it still work? Do I have room for it? will help you determine whether or not to keep something and where to store it. Organizing memorabilia is a […]