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WHILE YOU ARE VISITING THIS SUMMER DO A LITTLE DE-CLUTTERING!

Here is the NUMBER ONE piece of advice for summer 2019 – if you want to help your parents or friends and relatives this summer – help them de-clutter books, magazines and encyclopedias! Oh, my gracious we have clients that are highly educated, well-traveled and sophisticated…and they have books and more books and then stacks […]

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Beach Towels

Everywhere I Go I See Pretty New BEACH TOWELS! All of my favorite stores now have [...]

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Valerie Joins Boston Estate Planning Council!

Our founder & president, Valerie Achorn, (MPA, Harvard) has recently joined The Boston Estate Planning Council! [...]

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Transform Your Space for Spring

Very excited to be mentioned in Harvard Magazine’s “Home Sweet Home: Transform Your Space for Spring”, [...]

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Bereavement Training for Simplified Lives Staff

All of the staff at Simplified Lives has ongoing training to help us better understand, and [...]

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Proud Member of BRAGB

Why is Simplified Lives an affiliate member of the Builders and Remodelers Association of Greater Boston [...]

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Valuing Collections

I collect kitschy things, I admit. When my late grandmother left me three paintings, she started [...]

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Organized and profiting

As a special-events manager, Valerie Achorn needed to maintain a certain amount of organization in her [...]

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The Moving Concierge

You are lucky if you have family and friends willing and eager to lend a hand [...]

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My Barn and the Wreaths

One of the very best things about living in an 1840’s farmhouse is that it has [...]

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Hung Up On Hangers

Hung Up on Hangers A few months ago we worked on emptying out a client’s storage [...]

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Assisted Living Community

A couple of years ago I worked with a lovely couple who wanted to move into [...]

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