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Alys Milner
Works at Professional Organizer, Organized at Heart helps clients create calm from chaos.
Lives in San Francisco Bay Area
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Happy Earth Day! Today, the Jane Goodall Institute  encourages supporters to take action to improve the world for people, animals, and the environment we all share. Founded by renowned primatologist Jane Goodall, the Jane Goodall Institute is a global…
Happy Earth Day! Today, the Jane Goodall Institute  encourages supporters to take action to improve the world for people, animals, and the environment we all share. Founded by renowned primatologis...
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Delightful, DIY home!
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They are a talented couple aren't they?  Cute nook up the little ladder too.  Thanks for sharing Alys. I've bookmarked for more snooping later :D
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This sweet little ceramic chick appears every spring. It was a gift from Nichole, a family friend and our go-to babysitter when our boys were young. She’s always been a wonderful presence in our lives. I gathered a few flowers from our spring garden…
This sweet little ceramic chick appears every spring. It was a gift from Nichole, a family friend and our go-to babysitter when our boys were young. She's always been a wonderful presence in our li...
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So glad to hear you can plant them! I'm in growing zone 7, so thinking they like it a lot warmer most of the year. zoned for 8-11.
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Hurray for Nick Timmermann!  Nick completed all three garden projects for me over the past two days. You may remember that I managed to get most of the dead hardenbergia vine pulled, but had to stop at the roots. The same went for my attempt at removing…
Hurray for Nick Timmermann!  Nick completed all three garden projects for me over the past two days. You may remember that I managed to get most of the dead hardenbergia vine pulled, but had to sto...
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Have you ever walked right through your screen door like me?  Check these out.  #screendoorsaver  
If you're looking for a screen saver for your tablet or PC, I'm afraid you've come to the wrong post. If you're a bit of a klutz like me, however, this post is for you. I've walked into our screen ...
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Paradigm Shift: Gardening in a Drought

Thomas Kuhn used the duck-rabbit optical illusion to demonstrate the way in which a paradigm shift could cause one to see the same information in an entirely different way. Source, Wikipedia I’m applying those principles to my garden.  Instead of simply…
Thomas Kuhn used the duck-rabbit optical illusion to demonstrate the way in which a paradigm shift could cause one to see the same information in an entirely different way. Source, Wikipedia I'm ap...
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My joy runneth over.
This sweet little ceramic chick appears every spring. It was a gift from Nichole, a family friend and our go-to babysitter when our boys were young. She's always been a wonderful presence in our li...
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We'll be dedicating our library in May.
Today I set the date for our Little Free Library dedication. The library, or LFL, went up in January. I shared the news by Facebook and email but didn't do anything 'official'. In February, the LFL...
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Today I set the date for our Little Free Library dedication. The library, or LFL, went up in January. I shared the news by Facebook and email but didn’t do anything ‘official’. In February, the LFL listed on the global map, another fun milestone. March…
Today I set the date for our Little Free Library dedication. The library, or LFL, went up in January. I shared the news by Facebook and email but didn't do anything 'official'. In February, the LFL...
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Did you watch the lunar eclipse?  #bloodmoon  
Last night we got to experience a total lunar eclipse from our back yard.  Good thing, too, since it happened after midnight.  We all went to bed around ten and set an alarm  for 12:00.  My younges...
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  • Professional Organizer, Organized at Heart helps clients create calm from chaos.
    Professional Organizer, 2006 - present
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Moving clients from chaos to calm, one room at a time.
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I enjoy color, space, design and organization. I love to read, write, and putter in my garden. If time were unlimited I would travel the world, learn to play the piano and become fluent in a second language.
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I was born with the 'organizing' gene.
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San Francisco Bay Area
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London,Ontario - Santa Rosa, California - Campbell, California - Fremont, California - Roseville, California
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How to Make a Roof Garden or Balcony Garden
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Thinking of creating a roof garden or balcony? Read our guide here to find out all you need to know.

Holiday Cards: Organize a Display - Organized at Heart
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It’s that special time of year when your mailbox starts to fill with greeting cards, holiday letters and photos. If you are still on the rec

The Alberta Flood Rose Project
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On our way out to High River a week ago today, my friend Renee mentioned that she was doing some art work for a project started by Terri Hei

Plein Air Painting North Dakota
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An Artist's travels to North Dakota

Calling All Girl Geeks | Platfora
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Platfora makes Hadoop amazing by changing the way businesses use data. End users gain the power of data with in-memory BI. No ETL or data wa

Brown is the New Green
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In most gardens green is good. Brown, not so much. That old saw gets turned on its ear, however when you're drying birdhouse gourds. I plant

A Trio of Junk Pumpkins
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I found another cake pan at the thrift shop for $2. It was an iridescent orange pumpkin cake pan. I gave it a makeover with more paint, a ha

Tips Tuesday - Google Drive Fun, Blogging on G Plus, Semantic Search, Ho...
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Hello Happy Site Owners! This is the BlogAid Tips Tuesday Podcast for July 30th 2013 and I’m your host, MaAnna. This week’s tips include a n

Mad Dogs and Redheads, Get Out of the Midday Sun
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As temperatures heat up across the country this week, I marvel at the good common sense of our felines. I continue to plow through work and

A Tale of Two Dads
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I celebrate my dad whenever I garden, so in my world, most days are Father's Day. My love of gardening is a gift from him. My dad was a hort

Sunflower Power: Still Number One
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I'm a firm believer in one of the following two clichés: Variety is the spice of life. Familiarity breeds contempt. Can you guess which one?

A guest blog from Spashionista- Get Out of My Space!
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The other day I had a heinous experience at the West End Mickey D's that revolved around someone in a fake Bentley (aka a Chrystler 300) par

Garden slugs | Organic natural slug control
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Garden slug control: I accidentally discovered very easy way of reducing and eventually eliminating slugs from the garden.

Planting the Strip: Three Cheers for More Dirt!
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In early January, I polled my readers on the pros and cons of re-planting the sidewalk strip. I wanted something other than lawn. The vote w

Forty Is The New Forty: The Spashionista Speaks
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Today, it is my great privilege to have Alicia from Spashionista Report as my guest blogger kicking off the dialogue about style beyond fort

Joseph Gordon-Levitt quote-Actors didn't use to be celebrities. A hundre...
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Actors didn't use to be celebrities. A hundred years ago, they put the theaters next to the brothels. Actors were poor. Celebrities used to

Organized at Heart
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One Red Sock. We're always hearing what could work if we just put our minds to it. I recently joined several of my colleagues in a game

10 Pinterest Best Practices to Make Your Content More Shareable
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Everyone loves the new visual bookmarking site Pinterest which grew by a staggering 400% in 2012 to nearly 40 million users. But how can you