Creating space and time

. . . for things that really matter.

** Now offering virtual organizing services! **

Are you overwhelmed by your belongings?

Have you recently experienced an illness or injury?

Are you going through a big life transition?

If it feels like you’ve lost control of your stuff or schedule, I can help you get on top of it all, so you can get back to the things that really matter in your life.

Busy Parents | Retirees | Working Professionals | People with Chronic Illness or Disability . . . and More!

Serving Virginia Beach, Norfolk and Chesapeake, VA for on-site organizing,

and everywhere for virtual services.

How I can help:

Home Organization & Decluttering

I can tackle any space in your home: from your whole house to a closet, pantry or cupboard. No space is too large or small. Common areas in need of help:

  • Kitchen or pantry
  • Bedrooms

  • Closets

  • Garages

  • Attic space

  • Memorabilia, collections, storage ideas.

Preparation for Moving or Remodeling

Are you planning to remodel or sell your home? Either way, there is a lot of preparation required. I can help you declutter, sort, pack and store your belongings so they are readily accessible when your project or move is complete. Services can include:

  • Decluttering for staging

  • Sorting and discarding of unwanted items to reduce moving costs by reducing weight.

  • Preparing for arrival of movers and move-day management

  • Unpacking and organizing your belongings in your new space.

Home Office, Documents and Photos

Even if you don’t work from home, every household has a need for paper and documents management. And, everyone has photos – digital and/or print.

  • Time management and workflow planning for household efficiency

  • Household or work paper management & filing systems

  • Photo organization (print and/or digital), storage, and photobook creation.

“I really appreciate Sara’s approach to organizing. She took into account what would work for our family’s lifestyle and then we made a plan of how to organize our things for real life, not a magazine. The most amazing part is that it has stayed organized because everything has a home! . . . If you want to get organized and STAY organized, Sara is the one for the job!”

S. Conboy

On-site Organizing

$50 per Hour

*This service will be available again when social distancing is no longer required!*

In sessions lasting between 2 and 6 hours, we will work together to clear your clutter and create systems that work best for you in your space. I will:

  • Motivate you and support your decisions.
  • Help you determine how to discard items you don't want.
  • Teach you organizing skills.
  • Take donations to a charity of your choice.
  • Transform the organizing process from drudgery to fun!

Virtual Organizing

Startup package - $200

I will guide you in organizing your space through video calls on your cell phone, tablet, or computer. This includes a free initial 20 minute (phone or video) consultation to assess your needs and determine the best video platform for you.

You'll get:

  • 4 one-hour virtual organizing sessions.
  • Emails following each session, outlining homework for you to do.
  • Links to products and resources that may be helpful.
  • Email and text support between sessions.

V.O. Dive In

10 sessions - $450

This package provides a $50 savings! It's perfect for larger or ongoing projects. Here's what you'll get:

  • 10 one-hour virtual organizing sessions, which you can schedule at your convenience and as frequently as you'd like.
  • Emails following each session, outlining homework for you to do.
  • Links to products and resources that may be helpful.
  • Email and text support between sessions.

What do you think?

Learn more about getting started on your organizing project.

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