Author - Pooja Gugnani

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  Pooja Gugnani is a Professional Organizer, Efficiency Expert and Founder of Organizing With You, Inc., here in Chicago. She helps clients simplify their life by creating customized organizing systems to help maximize space, minimize stress & increase productivity. Additionally, if you struggle with ADHD, anxiety, depression or are simply overwhelmed by your clutter, she will help you take back control of your life and discover how to organize in a way that is simple & sustainable.  Pooja also works with patients whose mental or physical health challenges are aggravated by their physical space being disorganized.  An organized space contributes significantly to one’s personal and professional well-being.  Visit for your FREE consultation & to learn more.. You can contact Pooja at 312.282.8280 or  

Top 5 Organizing Tips You Need Now

While it may not be a formal medical diagnosis, it is a well-accepted fact that there is a direct correlation between organization and our mental well-being.  How much effect does clutter have on our lives? The answer is, “a profound effect!”  Clutter significantly affects our mental, physical and spiritual health.  Not to mention; low energy levels, bad moods, poor decision making, pessimism & fatigue among other symptoms.  And excessive disorganization can often lead to bigger h...

Posted on November 07, 2013 at 6:00 AM by Pooja Gugnani

Organizing Tips for Single Parents

Being a parent is a tough role in itself, let alone when you’re playing the role for two.  With double the work and half the time, it is necessary to have some effective organizational tactics in place.  But these don’t have to be complicated; a few basic changes to your routine and your family’s lifestyle can really help alleviate the stress and create a happy household.

Here are some ways to reduce the challenges of having to play the dual role:

1) Meal Planning

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Posted on February 27, 2013 at 7:00 AM by Pooja Gugnani

Bye bye disorganization, hello New Year!

With New Year's over and holiday chaos behind us, this can be the most opportune time to clear out all the holiday clutter as well as start the New Year off right.  An exciting time to anticipate the freshness of a new calendar and the chance to accomplish important organization tasks that got overlooked during the holiday festivities. 

Here are some organizing activities that can be done individually or as a family to help you ring in 2012 in an organized fashion!

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Posted on January 12, 2012 at 7:30 AM by Pooja Gugnani