Sometimes we find ourselves in clutter. And it’s not just the physical mess we have around our homes, but also the mental clutter we have inside. These are clutters that disrupt order and peace in our lives.
Heidi Milton is a Professional Organizer and Family Management Coach. Through her company Operation Organization by Heidi, she helps people create more space for living their best life. Heidi doesn’t just organize your pantry or your drawers, she's empathically someone who has the ability to get to the root of why things are cluttered to begin with. She becomes a partner with you and covers the value of the energy of every aspect of your life simply by starting with your clutter.
In this episode, Heidi shares with us how decluttering your home can impact even the other aspects of your life. How decluttering your mind can lead you to order, peace, and most especially achieving your goals. Heidi is on a mission to help you create more space for living your best life.
[02:12] How Heidi found her way to organization.
[05:03] Growing up, Heidi has always been an entrepreneur, a performer, an athlete and has always been curious.
[07:53] Meeting her first husband in college, becoming aligned with his passions and building a family life together.
[09:11] Coming upon the book that will lead her to her mission.
[10:04] While her husband was finishing his degree and her kids were in school, Heidi was also able to launch her organizing business.
[11:07] Heidi did public speaking about home organizing to moms, which gave her the contacts and referrals she needed.
[12:11] Family life started good at first, but as challenges came by, Heidi and her husband had to end their marriage.
[17:51] Their separation was a difficult period in her life but seeking the help of a counselor/coach redirected her life.
[19:17] Another opportunity came wherein Heidi was able to combine her business and doing project management.
[20:43] As her business grew, Heidi also found love again and got remarried.
[21:45] Finding peace, comfort, and ease in organization.
[24:40] Life’s circumstances can translate into your home.
[26:29] As a practice of empathy, Heidi tries to find something positive in their homes during the first meeting, and also helps her clients declutter their thoughts.
[31:45] The most important tool to get organized is your mind. - Heidi
[32:46] Setting up your mind and energy to put systems and habits into place.
[34:31] How Heidi’s intervention transformed a single mom’s life.
[38:32] It all comes down to decisions.
[40:44] Surrounding herself with good people, and then having a goal keeps Heidi going.
[43:47] Her natural curiosity helps in asking the right questions to figure out solutions.
[45:10] Be intentional and check in with yourself.
Heidi Milton is a Professional Organizer and Family Management Coach. Through her company Operation Organization by Heidi, she helps people create more space for living their best life. She specializes in decluttering, support as well as providing simple strategic solutions to find more order and peace through how a person lives, work and play.
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