Archive for the Personal Category

The Great Purge of 2011!

I was talking a friend this morning who is undergoing a whole life makeover.  She is reinventing her                                                                                                                                           business, her home and even has a new hair color.  Since the motivation for change was running rampant, she and her husband decided to go room by room go

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Oops…I Forgot My Underwear

You know how it happens. As mothers, we are in charge of packing everything for a vacation. We pack for our kids. We make sure that the clothes are all cleaned before we leave. We pack the food and entertainment for the trip. We make sure that

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What To Do If You’ve Been Hacked

I am writing a follow up to last week’s “Is Your Facebook and Email Safe from Hackers” post.  I received so many emails from people telling me that their account had already been hacked and asking what they should do.  Here are the things that I learned

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I Can’t Do It All By Myself!

My husband regularly makes fun of me for always having my ‘team’ of people that I need to run my life. My ‘team’ consists of quite a few people in various categories and I feel that their contributions make me a much happier and successful businesswoman, mother

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Procrastination is a useful tool

As I was sitting in my office practicing the fine art of procrastination, I began thinking about why people (me included) procrastinate. I came up with two basic reasons: 1. It is something that you just don’t like to do (or there is something you would rather

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Microsoft Outlook Saved My Marriage

Any of you out there in a relationship or married have probably had the following conversation. Person 1 – “I have a long work day today and I won’t be home until late because I have a meeting with the bossman at 5:30 p.m.” Person 2 –

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The Mom Spiral

You woke up this morning after 8 hours of undisturbed sleep with the sun shining and the birds chirping. You take a hot shower and get dressed for work. You skip into the kitchen and pour yourself a cup of coffee (or tea, in my case) and

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As I was working with several clients this past week, all busy moms, there seemed to be a common theme. PERFECTIONISM. It seems like a nice word. Even seems like something you want to strive for. But what I was finding amongst these busy women was that

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Welcome to my Blog!

I thought that I would start this blog with a picture of my family on the Ravens’ home opener last Sunday. Over the coming weeks, I am going to start including before, during and after pictures from our organizing jobs. Please check back to see them and

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Tara Donohue Rudo, CPO, COC
Owner, Certified Professional Organizer, Certified Organizer Coach and Life Management Expert

Office: 410-861-2095
Twitter: @NoMorePiles

Owings Mills, MD 21117