Do you remember the adults in your life saying this to you when you were growing up? Did it mean little to you then but resonate with you now? Fortunately or unfortunately, we live in a society that expects and adulates immediate gratification. We’ve bought into the mindset of immediacy and NOW. But the reality is that things that are truly valuable in life take time and effort to achieve: education, personal and professional success, weight loss and healthy living, and yes, organization.
Letting bills pile up, avoiding the personal and physical upkeep you should be doing in your life and letting yourself go are all common challenges. And the solution for each and every one of them – regardless of personal issues and circumstances – is usually the same: taking slow, methodical steps to reclaim a healthy, organized and financially and emotionally fit life.
There is no magic wand, no quick fix and no trip to the Container Store (however much fun that is!) that is going to get your life uncluttered. You have to do that and you can take the first step and call a professional organizer to help you get started.
Yes, it’s hard to make things easier but the end result is priceless….