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Choosing Happy

Did you ever say “when this gets done, then I can be happy?” or “when I make this much money then I will be happy?” Or “when I lose this weight then I’ll be happy?”   You fill in the blank…   It’s really not true that anything changing on the outside will make us […]

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I Get Life’s Roadblocks

Life can be so tricky sometimes can’t it? A member of my insiders group just shared a win and it inspired me & prompted this writing… Doing things that are off the beaten path is sometimes scary, and different than the norm, isn’t easy. When we have to stand up for ourselves… when we need […]

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Lesson 10 Daily Routine

Something that is incredibly important to living an organized and successful life, is to have a daily routine. I know that sounds so boring, but sometimes boring is necessary so we can get on with the fun stuff. At some jobs, they call it an order of operations. If you ever worked somewhere that had […]

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2 Lesson 8 – How to Stick to It!

This video is just under 30 minutes in length. There is only 3 minutes of the video that  requires watching rather than listening.The tpoic is, how those who manage to DO what they say, actually stick to it, and how you can too.I believe is  is all in our WHY. I talk about the power […]

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Do it Now

This is a new habit to incorporate in your life. It is called “The Do it Now” habit. Us OCP (Organizationally Challenged People) have a warped perception of time, we think everything is going to take too long and so we say “I’ll do it later,” will the best intentions to get to it! No […]

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Keeping Track of Christmas Gifts

I have a gift checklist with me at all times during this time of year. I would NEVER purchase something without logging it in, NEVER  (and I’m sharing the printable here with you). When I got home from shopping recently, I put the bags under the bed and I remembered that there were a couple […]

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Too Much Stuff?

It’s October and here in the North East of America the weather is changing and changing rapidly. So many things to put away and bring out of storage. If you have summer things still looming about and you are digging through areas of the house to find your boots and sweaters I’m inviting you to […]

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Could it be this simple?

Have you been trying to get your life on track? Do you know in your heart of hearts there is more to life than cleaning up the house, but you know until you do nothing will change? I completely get it! And yes… it really is that simple. Get the house cleaned up, get your life organized and […]

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Making the Bedroom a Sanctuary

Last week on Monday I posted a blog that I was moving over to another platform. The Tidy Tutor was going to live under the umbrella of WonderfulHappyYou.Com.  I’m not quite done with it yet, but that isn’t stopping me from moving ahead in that direction. The reason for changing to this new umbrella “Wonderful […]

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The Glass Slipper

We have already agreed that getting it together is not about the mess… It’s about living the life we know that we could have and should have… the life we dream of living. If we can approach our “disorder” with this motivation… not just to get the house cleaned up so that we can have friends […]

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7 Three Questions

I know it isn’t about the mess in your home, it’s about what you can do with your life when you get it together, when the mess is no longer an issue. After helping 100s of women just like me for all these years, it’s become very clear that it is not just a clean […]

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Declutter Day Live Help

I am having a Declutter Day / Getting Stuff Done Live, online meeting tomorrow that I would like you to participate in. It is a day where you will actually DO the things you’ve been wanting to do, but haven’t been doing with me! We connect with others who will be online too, in a […]

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2 How to Get Things Done

In this video I share a solution to those days that get away from you. Those days where you ask yourself… “I wanted to do so many things today, and I had the time, why couldn’t I get anything done?” At the same time the help I offer in this blog will also help you […]

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Clean the house with me today?

This is my first group decluttering/cleaning day It is not too late for you to join me. Five to six hours set aside to get work done in the house with direction and motivation, inside an online meeting.If you have time set aside today to get housework done, why not make it count! Here are super […]

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Declutter Day Live!

I realize that this is really last minute, but I only got the idea on Monday and I thought it was too late to do for this weekend… But it keeps coming up over and over, so I’m going with my gut and doing it anyway.My idea is to do a group decluttering/cleaning day with […]

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1 I want to succeed in my life

Did you know that the Organizationally Challenged Person (YOU!) have all that it takes built in to succeed? … and that 92% of all people that set goals don’t reach them? Did you know that out of the 8% that do achieve their goals, the majority of them are Organizationally Challenged? There is a level of spontaneity and creativity that […]

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2 Do you want to love your life?

It might sound way too simplistic but honestly, if you are in a mess and you want to see some real change in your life, in any area of your life… …it begins with getting the house together.  Let me help you! I am doing this insane thing this month. Without raising the price a cent, without […]

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Simplify life and get happy

Imagine having a solution to a problem delivered to your door every day, and every day you step over it, you ignore it, you don’t believe it is the solution for you, or you don’t believe it will work for you… So, what do you do? You continue to step over it and day after […]

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4 Why is it so hard to finish things?

I was asked this question inside my VIP FB group: “Kathy why is finishing things so hard to do?”  I thought I would share my answer with you… Because the type of personality we have gets tired of things very quickly. We get excited about starting, we like to finish but we don’t like what […]

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Recording of New Year Goal Setting Webinars

If you would like to be a part of this video series CLICK HERE. Please wait a few seconds after you click “Play” the video may take a few moments to begin. Video 1 Recording Video 2 Recording Video 3

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Stop fixing what isn’t broken

I have something radical to say. Radical for The Tidy Tutor and something I’m really excited about that I’ve learned recently. We need to stop thinking that we have to “GET” organized…. I mean it… STOP SAYING YOU HAVE TO GET ORGANIZED!!! …let me explain… Here is where my thinking of this started and it […]

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Can Bad seem Good?

Did you ever notice that when we change something for the better we often get stuck and don’t move ahead to achieve exactly what we pictured when we began? Something happens when we go from Horrible to better, even bad to OK… We don’t recognize that things are still not good. We can be tricked into […]

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How amazing you are

If you have always been a mess, from as way back as you can remember… if you were always feeling like you were different than the other girls like I did… I always felt like there was something wrong me because I couldn’t keep my room clean, my desk in school was embarrassing and I […]

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4 How this series started

Thank you so much for subscribing to follow my journey. Let me begin by telling you how this series came to be. Sometime in 2015 I had a first date with someone from a dating site. He asked me how long I lived in Bradley Beach. I told him just a few months, one question lead […]

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2 Thank you!

Today is Thanksgiving in the United States and I can’t think of a better time to say thank you for being a part of my life. I made my first Youtube Video in July of 2011, I can’t believe it has been so long already! I didn’t know what I was doing, I had never […]

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Good Intentions Gone Bad!

The title of this post is “Good Intentions Gone Bad!” That was the story I lived for many years as an OCP (Organizationally Challenged Person) I know you know what I mean, we have all good intentions of making that gift, or finishing that project or sending that card but because of our “disorder” only […]

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Do A Bikini Model Mom Challenge With me?!

This may not be for everyone, so please just disregard if you’r not interested. My daughter Katie is a fitness guru… with a twist. She is a real person who knows about real women’s time pulls, and responsibilities. But she is also an  OCP (Organizationally Challenged Person) and knows about the challenges of finding the […]

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Our Mom Was a Horder

I read an article titled: “Our Mom was a Hoarder.” by Jennifer O’Neill The article’s main purpose was to help others, “who remain silent in their shame about hoarding or living with a hoarder…” It was written by 2 siblings who grew up in a home that was overrun with clutter and mess and disrepair […]

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Preparing For Spring!

In the North East it is still cold, there is snow on the ground but it is melting! I’m doing some videos so that we will be prepared for the change in season. Here is one thing we can do that will prepare us. When you are washing clothes, when clothes are either going in the […]

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2 Spring Has Sprung!

It was spring a few days ago and I started to do some “prepare for Spring Videos”. Here is the first one, look for a series of preparing for spring videos in your mail box. If you are not hooked up with me via email get your name and email in so that you won’t […]

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Today On Facebook Day 1

Lyra: A few weeks ago I was in Boston and unexpectedly couldn’t make it home. My neighbor agreed to take care of my animals. So they wouldn’t be stressed by not sleeping at home, she spent the night at my house. WHAT? SHE SPENT THE NIGHT AT MY HOUSE? That was my initial reaction. This […]

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Room Cleaning 101

I used to be so overwhelmed with housework, especially when a room was a real mess. To avoid going to bed with a pint of Hagendaz and a spoon, setting a goal to get the house cleaned up needed to be done specifically. We can’t just say “My Goal is to have a clean kitchen.” […]

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The power of daily routines

Joh C Maxwell said… I had just read that quote and thought about how true that statement is… so I did this video just outside the gym to talk to you about it. Us OCP (Organizationally Challenged People) Tend to think that doing a daily routine is boring and rigid and we don’t want any part of that. […]

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Say No

OK, right now we are going to discuss saying no. This is very important. You have got to grasp the SAY NO habit to become organized. Slob stands for: Spontaneous, Light hearted, Optimistic, and Beloved. The main reason we are beloved is because we say yes to everyone when they want something from us or […]

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Happy Thanksgiving

I did this video back in 2012, a twist on “The Night Before Christmas” It is titled, “The Night Before Thanksgiving” If you are stressed about the holidays, this might help 🙂 Twas the night before thanksgiving and all through the house, my kids were having cocktails and I was a grouch. Knowing tomorrow would […]

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What Tim Said…

I recently had a webinar and Tim (one of my original students) joined it. Someone asked a question about Tidy Tutor University. They said there are so many videos and so much help that I offer on Youtube for free, they wanted to know why they should enroll in my course. What else could I […]

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Clothing Clutter

Cleaning the clutter in our closets When you have clothes all over the place because you have too many, the question isn’t “How can I make them fit?” It’s “How can I scale down?” If they don’t fit, they don’t fit, and you cannot make that happen, short of getting a contractor and renovating […]

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It can happen, I promise, No bullshit!

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Crisis Cleaning 101

This was actually the first video I ever did. It was in July of 2011,  before I was “The Tidy Tutor.” All I knew then was I wanted to help people who were just like me get organized, but I wasn’t sure how I could do it. I asked God actually, and this video was his idea, […]

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Dejunking Challenges

For this Throw it Out Thursday I want to visit the ongoing challenges that I always see online year after year encouraging us to dejunk and get rid of the excess clutter in our lives. If I recall correctly it always has to do with some kind of countdown of days, and a “fill a […]

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Spring Cleaning, Do we need it?

What is it about spring that makes every woman in the world think that it is time to scrub the house down from ceiling to floor? We know many women who do this, the OGPs (Organizationally Gifted People) of the world. Their houses are immaculate, yet still, spring comes and they determine that it is […]

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Don’t Pass it Up Pick It Up Cawfee Tawk

Recently I invited everyone to be on a Cawfee Tawk because the recoding didn’t record and I had to re-do it and didn’t want to be all alone talking to no one. So here is the replay. [video_player type=”url” placeholder=”” url1=”” url2=”” width=”560″ height=”315″ align=”center” margin_top=”0″ margin_bottom=”20″]aHR0cHM6Ly9zMy5hbWF6b25hd3MuY29tL2Nhd2ZlZS10YXdrL2N0LXJlZG8tMy0xLTE2LWRvbnQtcGFzcy5tcDQ=[/video_player] Here is the Q and A portion of […]

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17 What The Bleep Do We Know?

I am on a retreat. If you have ever heard of the documentary “What The Bleep Do We Know?” which asked the question: “What is our purpose? Where do we come from? What is reality?” then you know that it featured a neuroscientist Dr. Joe Dispensa, and I am at a weekend workshop that he […]

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5 Self Cleaning Bathroom

It might seem ridiculous to you but this really works. It actually has to start with some faith because if you don’t have faith that what I’m saying is possible AND is easy, you won’t believe me and you won’t try it. First you have to start with a clean bathroom It really is such […]

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My underwear drawer

There is a new app called Periscope, it is live streaming video, we can actually BE together and I do real life stuff in my apartment and when I’m out or at my families house if there is a topic that will work for Tidy Tutor, I do a periscope on it. The videos are […]

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Happy New Year!!

Happy New Year My Tidy Family! This year, there is going to be a lot of changes in our Tidy Tutor World and program! Tidy Tutor University is going to be a 6 month course, broken up into small bites, with weekly Q & A sessions. Everyone will feel able to find the time to get […]

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Christmas Crunch Time

I stopped by my sister Maria’s house this morning. She offered me oatmeal LOL! As you can see in the picture it had hardened to the point where the spoon was cemented in it. There is something all of us OCP (Organizationally Challenged People) have to realize… This time of year is tough on everyone! […]

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Cyber Monday Sale!

I had a Cyber Monday sale for TTU but didn’t get it out till late because I didn’t realize it was Monday. I thought it was Sunday still. I’m all messed up with dates and times because I traveled back in time (sort of) having just left Vietnam on Saturday. So I am extending the […]

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My take on black Friday

This is a week that is known to tip the scales from deficit to profit in retail. Why? Because people like you and me have been brainwashed into believing that we must excessively “GIVE” (another word for “excessively spend”) this time of year. But what happens if you don’t make enough money to give all […]

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Fear of getting it together

[audio_player style=”1″ url=”″] I recently did a Cawfee Tawk (which is a weekly online get together I have with members of my course Tidy Tutor University) about the fear of getting it together. Every so often I put one of our recorded meetings on Youtube, and this was one of them. I was going to […]

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Consequences of Disorder

Have you ever pulled an all-nighter because you put something importat off? Can’t you remember how that felt? The panic, the exhaustion the dread! Ugh! Us OCP (Orgaizationally Challenged People) have a warped perception of time we think everythign takes too long. We don’t know what to do or when to do it, so it […]

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What is wrong with me?

I’m on the beach getting this message out to you. I’ve got a houseful and my 4 DAY SALE is happening TONIGHT at midnight, so… I had to be creative and figure out how to get this email to you NOW. This was a great solution, and fun too! In this video I share a […]

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How’s Your Summer?

How is your summer going? Have you been taking time to enjoy it? When you did take the time, was it difficult not to feel guilty because of the mess you left at home? Or did you sacrifice your summer to get the house together? …and how did that go? I’ve been where you are. […]

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2 It was scary…

I’ve been doing a video series on my experience of moving from my four-bedroom home to a one-bedroom apartment. Downsizing and also just the experience of being alone for the first time in my whole fifty four years of living. The topic today is the emotional side of it. It was really, really difficult. It […]

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Entering a Amazon Vid

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1 I ________ am happy to be me

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CT- New Year Resolutions – June

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Coming Soon

Check back soon, this is being worked on as we speak! 🙂 [images style=”0″ image=”http%3A%2F%2F” width=”130″ align=”left” top_margin=”0″ full_width=”Y”]

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1 CT Story Time – You can begin again Joyce Myer chapter 1

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FREE Webinar tonight!

Tonight I am having a FREE webinar at 7pm EST to help you make a plan to get out of the mess to enjoy the nice weather to come! The image below was what happened here, at my apartment last night. I had begun to cover my refrigerator with contact paper because it was dented […]

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1 CT – Doing What We Have To, Always

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2 It’s about happy…

I just wanted to remind you that, “It’s not about being perfect, it’s about being happy.” So often we DON’T do anything because it looks like we won’t be able to do it right… Who’s to say what is right? We can define our own RIGHT. Starting somewhere will get you closer to the finish […]

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Rom by Room Webinar

This is a systematic way to get through the house, one room at a time. I tried my best to give all the information I could in one meeting, and I am really happy with it.    If you feel like you need more help… I am offering my course for 30 days free, check […]

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Welcome To TTU

This was a live webinar I had for new students who enrolled in Tidy Tutor University.  If you are in a mess and want to get out of it, listen to this webinar and see if TTU is for you.  Then click on the link and come on in! Www.TheTidyTutor.Com/TTU If you want to enroll […]

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Go Clean Your Room

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How to Overcome and Get It Done!

I have extended free access to my Tidy Tutor University and TTinsiders club for another whole week. A reason is because I know how you tick. Since procrastination is our nature  maybe you WANTED to take advantage of the free offer, but didn’t and it became too late… Here is your chance to do it now, and here […]

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4 Cawfee Tawk – Comfort Zones

Did you know that you have access to Tidy Tutor University and my TTinsiders Members area all this week! Click HERE to get in or on click on this link. > In this blog am sharing with you one of my favorite “Cawfee Tawks” titled “Comfort Zones” Ever wonder why you want something so bad […]

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1 TTU Free This Week

As you may or may not know, I am moving out of my family home, the house I’ve lived in with my children since Emily was 4 and she is 20 now. It is happening this Friday! I am afraid and excited and all over the place! And since it is such a monumental time […]

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Getting Stuff Done

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CT – #1 Brainstorming Your Goals

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2 Holiday Menu ideas

When there is a special occasion on your horizon and all the holiday party ideas look like so much work, sometimes it can cause us lots of stress and grief. I want you to just relax, because I’m going to show you a plan to avoid the work so that you can enjoy the day along […]

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Holiday Season Self Help

Today my subject is taking care of ourselves during this holiday season and also shopping. First: Taking care of ourselves… Remember, this is NOT flu season, this is “Glutton and the wisdom of the body season”. When we don’t treat our bodies well, it shuts itself down so we are forced to rest and take […]

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Is it ever too late?

My son Georgie came over today and shared a music video with me. He said, after watching it he wished that he could play the violin. I told him that my father died at 85 and he always wanted to play the piano. My father actually did play the piano and beautifully, but not the […]

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Custom Payment Plan (Rebecca C)

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1 Head Start to the Holidays

We are going to get a Head Start to the Holidays! Now if you don’t know what this is all about, it is an on-line course; October, November, and December to get ready for the holiday season and the upcoming year! We get started RIGHT NOW with a bonus September video FREE! Your first step […]

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5 CT – Nobody Said It Was Easy

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Tidy Tutor Fitness

[button_3 text=”get-started-now.png” align=”center” href=”” new_window=”Y”/] Tidy Tutor Insiders is offering a new course addition, TIDY TUTOR FITNESS! If you are an Insider and have always wanted to get fit and have help doing it, check out what Katie is working on for us on the 17th inside of If you are not part of […]

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Our First Tidy Tutor Hangout!

Here is how the weekend will fly: The first day we get together is Friday, October 3. Check into the hotel, registration, and then a meet and mingle wine and cheese “Italian Style” which means it won’t be just “Wine and Cheese” LOL Now, about the hotel…not only is this hotel lovely, and the rooms […]

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1 CT – Minimalism

[audio_player style=”1″ url=”″] Here is the link to the video I referenced, about the man and woman who sold their possessions and home and traveled to Austrailia with thtier baby and 2 backpacks. The purpose of the referece was his comment regarding how we could be trapped by our things should an opportunity fome knocking.

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A repurposed room

I had 2 empty bedrooms on the second floor of my house, Emily’s bedroom was the only room on the first floor. Since she was having a baby, we decided that she should have a bedroom on the second floor where the baby was going to be. So Emily moved out of the first floor and […]

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12 Thank You!

Thank you so much for signing up for my Tidy Tutor Tips 🙂 You will have to go to your email and confirm that you wanted the tips. (They make me do that sorry) You are going to really like them, they are simple and you get them in written and video format. You’ll find […]

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1 Spirit – Body – Environment

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4 Emily is having a baby

Emily is having a baby. This is a video of me, letting you know about it while we were shopping for an outfit for her baby shower that is being held this Sunday. If you haven’t been with me long you probably don’t know Emily. Emily is my 19 year old daughter. If you have […]

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New Session Review Call Schedule

April Class live coaching registration and Schedule: It says “You are expected to attend all 5 sessions” I don’t know why the software company chose those words. You do not have to attend all 5 sessions. They will be recorded and put in our members area TTU “in a nutshell” icon if you can not […]

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CT – The habit of excuses

This is the Cawfee Tawk for February 6th, and 2 other videos below it I promised in this Cawfee Tawk. [audio_player style=”1″ url=”″] Here is the video I talked about in our Cawfee Tawk that I said I would put up here. Here is another one that really goes well with this Cawfee Tawk –

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Finally! Getting Organized

This is NOT a SHELF HELP program! You OWN the digital online video course Tidy Tutor University You can watch it as many times as you like, this year, next year, in 20 years… (you can sample session one right now!) AND you get me! I don’t just throw you to the wolves and say, […]

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Get Organized This New Year

If you have not taken Tidy Tutor University yet, I am offering it at 1/2 price and a 30 day 100% money back guarantee to give you incentive to do what you have always wanted to do. Get organized. Offer ends December 31. You have nothing to lose and everything to gain. Here is the […]

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2 Daily Routines – Real Time!

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Getting Organized

I am doing a live step by step walk Personal Coaching tonight at 9 pm. FREE Anyone who wants to may participate is welcome. It is like having your own Tidy Personal Trainer 🙂 For all of those who have decides to take advantage of this opportunity we are having our first meeting tonight. I […]

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CT – After the Feng Shui Webinar

[audio_player style=”1″ url=”″] This started out talking about the human factor… How we shouldn’t put ourselves in a box regarding anything, feng shei or any condition we are living in and it went into a totally other direction…

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CT – Check Your Calendar

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CT – House Keeping

What is a House Keeper? Is it important to Keep House? What does it mean to Keep House? [video_player type=”url” url1=”” url2=”” width=”560″ height=”315″ align=”center” margin_top=”0″ margin_bottom=”20″]aHR0cHM6Ly9zMy5hbWF6b25hd3MuY29tL3ZpbWVvLXRyYW5zZmVyL2Nhd2ZlZS10YXdrLWtlZXBlcnMtYXQtaG9tZS5tcDQ=[/video_player] How To Clean A Home: Organization For The Home & Your Life The subject of this video is housekeeping, Why is this topic important? Why must you keep […]

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Introduction: Getting Stuff Done – No Wheel Spinning

Watch video * Do what it says * come back * Scroll down * Do next Video * Repeat
This is for when you have the time
to get stuff done – and you don’t want to waste it!

Have you you ever had a big block of time
and you decide that you will use it to get stuff done?

But you actually never do get anything done?
Does the time come and go, and you are left with the same mess you started with?
Here are series of videos that will stop you from being sidetracked, keep you company while you keep going, and help you to stay on task 🙂

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GSD – Getting Started instruction 1

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1st video

We are on getting stuff done and not spinning our wheels. We have to put the large rocks in the jar first, gotta do what is most important to you first. Filling things up with sand. Little things that won’t make you happy when all is said and done, there will be no room for anything else in your jar.

* Make a list of five things that you want to get done.
* Put the number 1 next to the thing that will make you most happy if it was done
* Do that 1 thing for 30 minutes
* After you do that, go to the next video.
* If you have laundry on your list, put it in the washer before you start the 30 minutes.

How to clean up that room:
* Put stuff that belongs in another room on a chair or the corner of a couch, just make a pile
* Have Windex, furniture polish, paper towels and a rag
* Work from the surfaces down
* When done with surfaces and floor, use Windex and furniture polish as needed
* Then, put away the items that go into another room, the things you piled up.
* If you have a child who can help you, ask them to put those things in the rooms they belong in while you are working on other things in that room.
* When the 30 minutes are up, go to the next video.

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GSD – What’s next: 2

If you didn’t finish the room you were in during that 30 minutes, you don’t have to go back into that room if you don’t want to. You probably don’t want to, and you don’t have to. You can go into a different room that you have on your list.
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If you didn’t finish the room you were in during that 30 minutes, you don’t have to go back into that room if you don’t want to. You probably don’t want to, and you don’t have to. You can go into a different room that you have on your list.

Number the next 4 things
The next thing you want to do, Put the number 2 by that
The next thing after that, go back to the other room if you hadn’t finished it.
Number the next ones
30 minutes is the max – 15 minutes is the minimum
What you like to do give 30 min – what you don’t like give 15
Don’t forget about the washer if you have it going
Move quickly, pretend that company is coming
Do the next thing on the list (or two things) and come back to the videos

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GSD 3 – Back to #1 or…

# 3 Getting Stuff Done – Back to Number 1 or…

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Here we will go back to the first room/project we started with if you
haven’t finished it.

I know I said to do max 30 min and minimum 15, but I am changing that up!

50 Max and 30 Minimum.

It is true that if you do 15 minutes a day in a storage room, or in any
project that in a week you will see crazy results, Heck, in a day you will
see results.

But this is GETTING STUFF DONE! We are seriously trying to kick some BUTT here!

So that when you are done, you can step back and put your hands on your hips and
say “DAMN! I did good!”

If you finished the first room, then go to the next thing on the list of five tings.

Not the second that you did just before this, but the third thing. IF you have finished
with the 1st. OK? READY? SET! GO!!!

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GSD – What’s next: Take a break?

(a necessary side note)

Set a timer to remind yourself about the laundry that is going!


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The necessity of taking a break

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Right now you may not want a break, and that is ok if that is the case.

Work again on any thing at all of your choice that is on your list.

But! Only for 30 minutes, and then watch the next video.

We go at things like gang-busters and then burn out so bad that we
don’t finish. So take my advise, and DEFINITELY watch the next video
for guidelines to taking a break.

If you fell like you want a break now, great, no prob! Go onto…

“Take a Break and Have Some Fun”

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Take a break to have some fun.

*Go on the computer or watch some tv.
*set a timer for 15 or 30 minutes
If you have an entire weekend to get stuff done, take 30 minutes.
IF you have just a few hours take a 15 minute break.

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GSD – Company is coming

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Time to get back to work now!Pretend that company is coming and they are coming over now!
If you didn’t have your entrance way on your list, I suggest taking some time for it.
If you are done with things on your list make another list
Or go back into rooms that you already worked on and still need attention.
On the Tidy Tutor facebook page you can report what you have gotten done and what you are working on.
You will do another 30 minutes and go back to video if you want
Don’t go to computer to post on facebook, or take a break till you have worked for an hour.
Now get to what you have next and I’ll see you in a little bit.

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GSD – 5 Take Care of You

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* Have a snack if you hadn’t yet, and be sure to drink water.
* Set a 15 minute timer for the snack.
* If you had a snack before, don’t use this as an excuse to have one now.
* If you hadn’t eaten and it is lunch time, then set the timer for 30 minutes.
* If you want to sit at your computer while you eat, go ahead

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GSD – Cleaning Up What You Cleaned Up :)

Cleaning up what you cleaned up 🙂

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At this point you may have a mess in one room.

If your goal was to get a room organized and together, there were things that had to be

Now, take 15 minutes to consolidate and just put all of the items that have accumulated
in another room and make it neet.

Than… after you have done that, get your night time routine going on.

Don’t be upset if you made a mess, getting things done. You are now making it orderly.

Remember, you didn’t get into the mess overnight and you are not going to get out of
it overnight.

Tomorrow is another day, and you have the system in place, we will get to it.

Love you Bunches!

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GSD – Bringing it Home :)

Bringing it all home – Last Video

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This is the last video for “I got a big block of time and I don’t want to waste it.” AKA – Getting Stuff Done! If you have been following it, then there has been no wheel spinning. You also got the little breaks you needed in between, so even if you didn’t take any computer breaks, you got the breaks to watch the videos.

C.I.C & C.O.C aka – Clean In-between Chapters & Clean on Coommercials

We love company and we hate to work alone. I would call my Born Organized friend Lisa and she would give me some coaching. She would say, OK, what is the most important thing? I say, do what makes you the most happy. Do that first.

As time goes by, and you are saying “I don’t want to do this any more!” But you still have stuff to do… Try the C.O.C (Clean On Commercials) You watch tv, and when a commercial comes on you run around and play beat the clock and do as much as you can until the commercial is over. or the C.I.C. (Clean In-between Chapters) When you are reading you clean after you are done with a chapter. The number of pages in the chapter are the minutes that you clean. You can find the video in Motivation Monday’s archive.

* Remember to stay localized to one room when your timer is set to get moving.
* Remember to pile up things that belong in another room
* Don’t put anything away in other rooms until you are done in that room with everything else.
* Have laundry and the dishwasher going while you are working on other things.

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2 CWC – In The Bedroom

[audio_player style=”1″ url=”″] When your room is dejunked and you are in your bedroom zone and you just don’t want to do it… Do it with me. Just plug in your smart phone or play on your laptop or tablet and have company while you are working. 🙂 Please leave a comment 🙂

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1 CWC – In the Kitchen

Here is where we work together cleaning the kitchen 🙂 This is an audio that you can download and listen to while you are cleaning your kitchen. I love it when I have company cleaning, it goes so fast. We work on a room together, here we are in the kitchen. [audio_player style=”1″ url=”http%3A%2F%2F″] This […]

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Newbie Daily Routine / Getting Back On Track

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CT: Plan A Party

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CT: A Reason To Be In A Mess

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CT: Other People’s Stuff

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Motivation Monday – How do I get Organized – Part 2

WATCH THIS VIDEO!!!! Kathy Roberts Click on supporting video links below “DO IT NOW!” VIDEO “IT GOES WHERE IT GOES!” VIDEO “DETERMINE A BEDTIME & GET READY FOR BED” VIDEO CLICK BELOW TO WATCH PART 1 “HOW DO I GET ORGANIZED?”z (and see all of the subsequent videos that go along with it) […]

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Progress, not perfection

Journey to Oneness: Entry 14 My every intention to journal tonight was to formally apologize to Kathy, the Tidy Tutor. See, I’ve never had anyone look at me in all my messiness with love and understanding. I remember there was a long period of silence where I didn’t keep in contact with her because I wasn’t up to par in my […]

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9 How tired of the mess are you?

Are you ready to get rid of the clutter, believe in a new reality for yourself, and make a serious change in your life?  For things to change we have to do things differently, but I know how hard it is to begin, especially when you’re alone. Knowing where to start, ignoring the distractions, and believing […]

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Other People’s stuff (CLUTTERING UP YOUR HOUSE!)

[audio_player style=”1″ url=”″] When we have things that we want to give someone it is really with a giving heart. We know we have really good items that someone could use, so we call them. “Shelly, I have great size 4 clothes for Margo, they are all like new, some never worn!” Shelly says, “Great! […]

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1 Fagetaboutet Friday!

OK, Ya Ready? You woke up and the house is a wreck, you want to do something but you don’t know where to start. I’m helping you. Maybe you are still in your jammies and still looking a little funky. The first thing you do is take a shower. Get dressed and groomed. I have […]

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2 Newbie Daily Routine / Getting Back On Track

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1 Clothing Clutter

Cleaning the clutter in our closets When you have clothes all over the place because you have too many, the question isn’t “How can I make them fit?” It’s “How can I scale down?” If they don’t fit, they don’t fit, and you cannot make that happen, short of getting a contractor and renovating […]

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1 Mummified

Journey To Oneness – Entry 12 My Godmother’s mother Cleopatra died many years ago. I’ve never met her. But this year they had a sale and they sold all her Egyptian figurines, hand painted and a collector’s item from China. I bought it and placed it in my truck. I didn’t bring it inside but left […]

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My son turned 30…

Doing nothing get’s you nowhere. Time is going to go by wheather you like it or not. My son turned 30 today. Many years have past. I was 21 when he was born. How many lovely things, like playing with your babies, or enjoying life,or fulfilling a dream, do you feel guilty about doing because […]

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YAY! You did it and you are in!

You have successfully registered for Tidy Tutor University! Soon your entire course will be delivered to your inbox. We can get to know each other, or if you would rather you can take this course quietly and incognito.   However you choose, I’ll be there for you. Text me – 201-290-4549 or Skype FULLNRICH or […]

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TTU – Session 3

CLICK ON IMAGE BELOW TO WATCH THE Second SESSION [jwplayer image=”” html5_file=”″] Click below to watch part 1 of Session 3 [jwplayer image=”” html5_file=”″] Click on image below to watch part 2 of session 3 [jwplayer image=”” html5_file=”″] Click on image below to watch part 1 of session 4 – Title: Habits [jwplayer image=”” html5_file=”″] […]

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How Long ???

FREE TRAINING! CLICK HERE TO JOIN ME LIVE Thursday October 11!!! FREE TRAINING!! CLICK HERE TO JOIN ME FOR LIVE!!! Click link below to Enroll in Free Training I used to wake up every day and ask myself what was wrong with me. I worked all day, every day, and got nothing done. The […]

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Motivation Monday – Take the First Step!

FREE TRAINING! CLICK HERE TO JOIN ME LIVE!!! FREE TRAINING!! CLICK THE LINK BELOW or HERE TO JOIN ME LIVE!!! Just in time for the holidays! Finally realize that New Years Resolution to GET ORGANIZED! It can happen, and be fun : ) Find out what professional Organizers don’t even know! Realize how wonderful […]

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On Line at Walgreens

FREE TRAINING! CLICK HERE TO JOIN ME LIVE Thursday October 11!!! FREE TRAINING!! CLICK HERE TO JOIN ME FOR LIVE!!! Click link below to Enroll in Free Training I know our procrastinating natures, and I don’t want you to put this off. So I’m telling you to: Just do it! Join me for this […]

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TIOT – On Friday

Well, I am still having Mac issues… It appeared fixed, but nooooooo……. I’ve gotta get to Apple with this little girl and get her checked out! This will never do. Well, for any of you who watched Motivation Monday (On Tuesday – Included here) Going on Toooo long! I have to tell you something. This […]

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Ladies Rooms

Click on image below to watch the video Name: Email: Now I know that my forte is about getting organized, staying organized and living a happier life while being organized. And so this might be a far cry from that, but I don’t think so… You tell me… It has to do with CLEAN for […]

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Preparing for 2nd session

These videos are watched during week one, and before week two, but you don’t implement anything during week one. It is simply to prepare for what is to come, inspire and motivate. How to get those promised items out of the house What matters to you? People are not their things. Your hot spots

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