Hometalk is dangerous. Downright evil. A Vermicious Knid of the Internet, snarfing up the attention of anyone  – or at least me – foolish enough to take a glimpse.


Am I a DIYer? NOT EVEN CLOSE. This NYC kid grew up in apartments, and learned from an early age that janitors are your best friends after dogs, cats, chocolate and ice cream (chocolate, of course.).


But there’s a Walter-Mitty-esque DIYer sheltered in me, woolgathering every time she passes some derelict cottage in Seattle or her favorite yup-I-think-it-might-be-a-hoarding-situation farmhouse in Redmond in her work-related wanderings.

Habitat for Humanity Donation 9-15-2016

My point? Let yourself have dreams.  Give yourself tools to reach for them.

May 2019 let you accomplish some dreams.


I have a colleague who’s restoring a hoarded farmhouse…

About Lauren Williams

Me, Lauren Williams, Certified Professional Organizer®: I'm a professional organizer who works in homes, home businesses and also small businesses. I'm a NYC native who's spent time in Philadelphia, Palo Alto, Baltimore and now Seattle. All great places, but NYC will always be home, and Seattle will be where I now stay. I help you think outside of the box to get something into the box.