I had such a blast organizing with this loving family of four. Their son, age 8, was the sweetest, cutest thing I've ever seen. His father called me asking for help. Emotionally, it was very hard for him to deal with his son's room. "I've been wanting to do this for a while, we just need help", they told me. As soon as I met him and his lovely partner, I knew I could de-clutter his son's room in a heartbeat. But, I had no idea his son would make such an impression on my heart. This family has so much love to give and to share. They just needed help getting it done!
His son and I spent six hours together in his little 8x9 room shuffling through toys and dust. I think the excitement of getting his 'room back" got him pumped up. I remember him telling me, "this is so cool I can see my floor, I haven't...
Soon after my dear friend Lisa passed away in August 2012, I felt like I needed to "escape" my home, that my current living situation didn't make me feel safe and secure as it should. I found that through organizing for others, giving them a new insight or new direction, I could heal my heart and finally begin this new chapter in my life.
It wasn't long after that I had the pleasure of meeting Deborah, one of the sweetest people you could ever meet. She too was going through a major transition in life and after a stressful move from Mercer Island, she didn't know what to do or where to start.
"The clutter was stifling my growth, in terms of this new direction in my life." -Deborah (Kirkland, WA)
Deborah sat down with me last week and shared her personal experiences of relocating, downsizing and working with our team to turn a new space into a relaxation destination.
This is Deborah's journey...