Photo Organizing for Special Events

Photo Organizing for Special Events

As we all know we are entering the time of year when our calendars are filled with special events.   The next few months will be chock-full of special moments. There are the expected holidays, there will be parties, engagements, vacations, graduations, sporting events, and pregnancy announcements (this happened twice in my family…at Thanksgiving…it was […]

Five Tips For Year-End Photo Clean Up

Five Tips For Year-End Photo Clean Up

I don’t know about you, but I cannot believe we are chugging toward the end of the year. Before things get really crazy with the holidays, family visits, and all that goes on at the tail-end of the year. I wanted to take a minute to offer some quick tips on your year-end photo clean […]

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 ask […]

Organizing Family Photos

Organizing Family Photos

Are you overwhelmed by the idea of organizing your 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 […]

How To Make A Vacation Photo Album

How To Make A Vacation Photo Album

Vacation Goal: Make an amazing vacation photo album. As we move from spring into summer many of us are dreaming of 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 […]

Five Tips For Overcoming Photo Organizing Stress

Five Tips For Overcoming Photo Organizing Stress

A Let’s talk about the emotional side of photo organizing. I know…sounds scary but I’ve got some ideas to help avoid the feelings of dread and resentment that many of you have mentioned as your top feelings associated with organizing your family’s photos. So, let’s talk about my five tips for overcoming photo organizing stress. […]

3 Tips For Organizing Neat and Tidy Photo Albums

3 Tips For Organizing Neat and Tidy Photo Albums

Don’t hate me…but I am the girl who got a pony for Christmas.   She was…and I’m not joking here…under my tree. I have the photo evidence: me, my dog, and the winter wonderland that was that Christmas to prove it. I’m hoping that this holiday season you and your family have spectacular, wonderful, magical […]

Disconnecting to Connect

Disconnecting to Connect

It is often claimed that we live in the age of connection. That we are more “connected” than ever before. I disagree. If my “connection” fasts have taught me nothing else they have made crystal clear that the majority of us are more disconnected than ever before.

Why Family Photos Help With Grief

Why Family Photos Help With Grief

An unfortunate part of the human condition is grief. I’ve lost people, pets, dreams and it’s never easy. It always hurts. Let’s face it…it always sucks. There is no way out, only through. I know this seems like a depressing topic but like taxes and poor hair choices, it happens to us all. What can […]