Protecting Your Photos From Natural Disasters

Protecting Your Photos From Natural Disasters

This post may contain affiliate or referral links. Read more about this in our Disclosure Statement.   In the last few months, so many of our friends and family have been displaced by natural disasters. It’s heartbreaking on every level to see families forced to leave their homes, sometimes at a moments notice. Like many […]

Photo Organizing for Teenage Girls

Photo Organizing for Teenage Girls

This post may contain affiliate or referral links. Read more about this in our disclosure policy. If you are lucky enough to have a teenage girl in your life…you know she has a LOT of photos.   Today I want to talk about photo organizing for teens. As many of you know, young people today […]

Review of Three Common Duplicate Photo File Finders

Review of Three Common Duplicate Photo File Finders

Today I’m going to give a quick review of three common duplicate photo file finders.   When I meet with clients who are interested in organizing their digital files I have three initial questions: What do you want to use these photos for? How many digital photos do you have? What software or app do […]

5 Steps To Organize Your Family Photos For Cloud Storage

5 Steps To Organize Your Family Photos For Cloud Storage

  Are your family photos stored in the cloud? How much space do you have left in the cloud? Tell me about your backup strategy…do you use an external hard-drive, an online service, a zip file on a thumb drive, or are you strictly cloud-based?   These are standard questions that photo organizers like me […]

The Right Way To Organize Photos

The Right Way To Organize Photos

Follow my blog with Bloglovin I know many people who move through life with ease get stuck on what to do with their family photos. It’s like there is a well-believed myth that there is a “right” way to organize photos and if you didn’t learn it, or instinctively know it, you’re somehow a lesser […]

Organizing Family Photos

Organizing Family Photos

I have photos…you have photos…we all have photos!   So. Many. Photos. By several experts opinions, we are reaching the point of 1 trillion photos taken annually worldwide. ONE TRILLION!! And that number only includes new photos were taken, not the boxes and boxes of physical photos that we have inherited from beloved family members. […]

How To Make A Vacation Photo Album

How To Make A Vacation Photo Album

As we move from spring into summer many of us are dreaming of amazing summer vacations. We are planning, organizing, and prioritizing where we will spend our few precious vacation days. I have one more item to add to your pre-vacation to-do list…plan your vacation photo album. I know many of you wait until your […]

My True Story

My True Story

I’m SO excited to have one of my photos/stories chosen for Mylio’s True Stories series. The concept is to choose a photo and explain what the photo means to you emotionally. How interesting! Our photos are so powerful. They are so precious. I know I say it a LOT but please invest in your family […]

3 Tips For Spring Cleaning Your Photos

3 Tips For Spring Cleaning Your Photos

Has the spring cleaning bug hit you yet? Do you find yourself whistling as you reach for the toolbox? Are you spending more time perusing the cleaning supply aisles at target? I like to think of myself as a minimalist so I’m always trying to reduce reduce reduce!!!   The result of this hobby is […]

Hodgepodge Girl’s 5 Tips For Organizing Digital Photos

Hodgepodge Girl’s 5 Tips For Organizing Digital Photos

“A picture is worth a thousand words.” I’ve always organized photos. Well, I’ve always organized everything but photos are my favorite. I love the idea that each photo tells a little story. A moment frozen in time. A small window into another’s life or even your own from another perspective. It’s art and life and […]