Invest in The Best

Now’s the time to invest in a closet system that does the sorting for you, with space for shelves, hanging rods and slide-out drawers or bins. There are a variety of options, from custom-built California Closets, to more easy-to-install DIY varieties…

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Age & Stage Clothing Bins

The Facts: Excess baby clothes pile up fast. Incorporate Age & Stage Clothing bins into your infant’s room. Store them under the crib or on high closet shelf. How To Sort: Sort clothing not in use by age, by season…

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Kathryn’s Home Office

Meet Kathryn Mayer, CEO of executive coaching firm KC Mayer Consulting, Inc. I first met Kathryn Mayer in 2007, a few months before she and her husband made a lifestyle shift, from a dark, pre-war one-bedroom on Manhattan's Upper West Side…

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Atlanta Kick Off Success!

Thanks Atlanta, GA for making my National Tour kick off a success! Special Thanks to: The Intown Atlanta Parents of Multiples Club The BookishATL Families Club My hosts: Deborah & Jonathan My videographer, James Futch My Atlanta clients and my…

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Working as a Team

Working with Jacquie and Daniel was fun on so many levels, but my favorite was how they pulled together as a team to make tough choices about how to best organize their home. [wowslider id="12"]

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Making Space for Twins

I'm delighted to share some highlights from my amazingly fun session with Jacquie and Daniel Butler, winners of my Intown Atlanta Parents of Multiples Club raffle. We worked two hours and just as we were wrapping their darling twins, Isaac and…

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Create Kid Power

Create Kid Power Children love responsibility. Invite them to participate when doing Maeve's Method in the home. Ask a child to show you what they like, what they don’t like, accept their answers and thank them heartily for their input.…

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Introducing: The Butler Family

  I'm headed to Atlanta, GA in a few weeks to soft-launch my national tour, Organizing Homes Across America. One stop will be an evening talk at the Intown Atlanta Parents of Multiples Club. To drum up excitement, I advance raffled off…

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Announcing: My National Tour!

Announcing the...   Get Your House in Order Organizing Homes Across America Tour! Mission: to teach American families how to get - and stay - organized at home for a lifetime. First Stop: Atlanta, GA October 17-22, 2011 2012 Destinations:…

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Maeve in New York Family: Resolved!

Thank you New York Family for three features over the past year! I'm particularly proud of the profile in Resolved! Four New York Moms Tackle Their New Year's Resolutions (scroll to section II for a photo of me at work with Jean…

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A Pre-Teen Bedroom Story

Recently I spent an afternoon working with a pre-teen named Tim. His mom is a client and she asked me to stop by and spend some time with her son. She felt that he was not able to keep his room…

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Organizing Twins

Joyce, an Upper East Side mother of twin 2-year old-boys, is always on her toes. "I'm constantly two steps behind," she said at a recent meeting of the Manhattan Mother of Twins Club, a support group for parents with multiples. “The…

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