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Simple Solutions: Color Coding by Room

Simple Solutions: Color Coding by Room

Organization plays a key role in reducing the stress of a move. One simple technique is to assign a color for each room in your new home. Place these colored dots on the boxes to match the room they will be placed. When you get to the new home, have a large colored dot on […]

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Ignite: NASMM 2016

Ignite: NASMM 2016

    Ignite: the theme of this year’s NASMM conference and ignite it did.  As a conference “oldie” – my 14th consecutive conference – I came back with a renewed sense of spirit, I always do. It’s just one of the many things I love about conference. In 2003, I attended my first NASMM conference […]

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Fall Prevention

Fall Prevention

When you mention the concept of fall prevention, it seems like a no-brainer.  No one want to fall in their home, but according to The National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, in the United States, one in  three  people over the age of 65 falls each year, but less than half tell their doctor […]

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5 Weeks Until Moving Day

5 Weeks Until Moving Day

Even if you aren’t big on planning ahead, chances are you probably know you are moving at least 5 weeks out.  Here are some simple and easy reminders about what to do in the weeks leading up to a move, as well as a short list of things to plan for on moving day!   […]

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It All Started With A Great Idea…

It All Started With A Great Idea…

The Annual NASMM Conference is something I look forward to each year.  It is a time that I get to meet friends, new and old, share ideas, and I always end up taking away such a sense of excitement and renewed vision for my business and industry.  The Annual Conference Committee puts so much thought […]

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Who Is A Mover Manager?

Who Is A Mover Manager?

Last week, we joined with companies from all over the country to celebrate National Senior Move Managers Week 2013.  So many people have never heard of move management; when we talk with first time clients, many say “I wish I would have know this service existed years ago.” A large majority of move managers work […]

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Redefined Living Celebrates: Senior Move Manger Week 2013

Redefined Living Celebrates: Senior Move Manger Week 2013

  The National Association of Senior Move Managers (NASMM) has declared May 12-18, 2013, National Senior Move Managers Week. The theme of this 7th annual celebration is “Redefining Relocation for Boomers & Beyond.”  During this recognition week, NASMM and NASMM members around the US, Canada and the United Kingdom are promoting the value of Senior […]

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The Catch-All Closet: Closet Organization

The Catch-All Closet: Closet Organization

The catch-all closet: everyone seems to have one.  The exact method in which this seemingly tiny space accumulates such a gigantic amount of “stuff” varies from person to person.  Today’s closet is a yoyo accumulator.  You know, the closet that you “organize” every couple of months with the best of intentions, but somehow, one day, […]

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Organizing on a Shoestring: Cheap Organizing Tricks

Organizing on a Shoestring: Cheap Organizing Tricks

Sometimes the thought of organizing an area in our home or a work space can seem overwhelming.  We keep putting it off, but what is holding us back?  It may be from a lack of time or a lack of desire, but sometimes it is because we feel our space has to look like those […]

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