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The American Association of Daily Money Managers (AADMM), is a professional society for people who provide invaluable services to their clients. I'm drawing this description right off the national website:  Bill paying, including calls to payees regarding incorrect bills and preparation of paymen...
05/05/2024
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You finish moving in to the new apartment, you adopt two kittens.You release the leftovers from your dog who's crossed the rainbow bridge, you rescue a pittie.You go through the closets, you find the string of pearls from your Grandpa.You return your stuff to your bedroom, you return your son's b...
05/03/2024
My GPS does not like extreme heat. It does not like extreme cold. Either induces a head cold in the poor darling girl. She runs a fever, confuses left with right, forgets addresses, steers me to dead ends and lakes or goes blank, staring off into space in misery. This is not malicious of course. ...
04/27/2024
I'm super-excited to announce that my softball team the Puget Sound Pronouns has its schedule up with the Emerald City Softball Association. It's dizzying: Saturdays, a Sunday, starts 8:00AM sometimes, 11:00AM sometimes, 1:30PM sometimes. But it's going to be a good time always. I'm proud to say ...
04/08/2024
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I am soooooooooooooo sick of ho-my-way-e or-ganizing-the-highway TV shows. OHMIGOD - clients who don't make more than the most pitiful, halfhearted, mewling peep about letting things go. I WANT my clients to fight back sometimes, it means they're thinking and feeling the process. You can see the ...
04/01/2024
Care tasks. Not chores. Not jobs. Not responsibilities. Not obligations. Care tasks. This is how KC Davis, a licensed professional counselor, in her meditative, tranquil, tender affirmation of and plea for self-care (and family-care by extension) How to Keep House While Drowning, reframes our day...
03/27/2024
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I am delighted to announce that I’ll be offering an organizing class through The Works Seattle on Thursday May 16, 7:00PM. It’s a beautiful space in one of my favorite neighborhoods. I may just let myself goof off that day and then saunter in to teach. My beloved Coco is star of the show.About th...
03/21/2024
I'm proud to announce that a colleague of mine in NAPO Washington State, Amy-Ellen f. Trefsger, Distance Decluttering, very new to the profession, has had the gumption to publish a book, Swipe Left on clutter, an entertaining, absolutely unique perspective on the highs and lows, trials and triump...
02/19/2024
OH MY UNIVERSE - me, my count, all shopping bags: I let go a plastic one and two cloth ones; so far keeping 3 small cloth ones, 2 HUGE insulated ones, 4 cheap medium recyclables, 1 FANTASTIC solid-bottomed one, 2 medium insulated ones, 1 huge cloth one, 1 HUGE plastic one which I KNOW I can use f...
02/16/2024
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82 pages. Bigger than some of my favorite books. Going in recycle as fast as I can dump it, unless I decide it's kindling for my fireplace. I feel awful this morning, who knows why. I am finding it impossible to focus on the important work I urgently need to start, let alone finish. It is just no...
02/12/2024