You look around your cluttered, chaotic home and say, “I’m overwhelmed. I want to get rid of stuff. I need to get rid of stuff.” Instead, you run into reason after reason why you need to keep things. You’re frustrated, and you don’t know why you can’t just let go.
About the Author
Kathy Vines, aka Clever Girl Organizing, is a Certified Professional Organizer® (CPO®), productivity specialist, coach, and speaker. She helps people untangle their relationship with their stuff and create a plan for living more simply and more organized every day. Whether side-by-side, speaking to a group, or working virtually with clients around the globe, she brings her expertise and perspective to making meaningful change in people’s lives every day.
In addition to the Certified Professional Organizer® designation, Kathy holds Specialist Certificates from The Institute for Challenging Disorganization in both Chronic Disorganization and Attention Deficit Disorder. She is an active member of NAPO, The National Association for Productivity and Organizing Professionals (formerly The National Association of Professional Organizers) and NAPO-New England. Kathy received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Bucknell University and an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Prior to launching Clever Girl Organizing, she had a twenty-year career in human resources.
Kathy and her husband, Robert, aka “Handy Boy,” live in Melrose, Massachusetts, and yes, their home is very organized. Mostly…