Entries by QueenB

Shop Like A Pro: Estate Sale Shopping Tips

Rae Jean Carter has been coming to Queen B Organizing estate sales since she moved to Corvallis in 2014.   “I made friends with the owner and then I met these people,” Carter says, pointing to her two friends. “Now it’s a thing.” When she says it’s a thing, she’s referring to their regular meetups at […]

Simplifying Your Move: Tips to Keep Yourself Organized

Guest Contribution by Gabrielle Gardiner Moving to a new home might be one of the most hectic processes you ever go through. It’s all too easy to get disorganized and overwhelmed when surrounded by boxes and scattered documents. Here are several moving tips you can use to organize your physical space, as well as your […]

Where Should I Live When I Retire?

Where Should I Live When I Retire? Today’s seniors have many options to choose from when it comes to deciding where to live when they retire. With so much to think about, we’ve narrowed down some resources to help you sift through your options. Let’s explore them together! Retirement Connection This is great place to […]

Questions to Ask If You’re Thinking About Retirement

Making the decision to retire is not always an easy one, and many factors, including health, lifestyle, family concerns, and finances all need consideration. In the last half of 2020, more people retired than was expected due to the pandemic-fueled downturn in the economy. Not everyone was able to take the time to think carefully […]

Preparing to Downsize

Preparing to Downsize At a certain point, because of retirement, health issues, or lifestyle preferences, many seniors consider downsizing their home. Sometimes, it is loved ones who initiate a conversation because of concerns for older adults’ safety or financial health. Being aware of the challenges you may face with this important decision can help you […]

Transform Your Garage Into a Winter Wonderland

Transform Your Garage Into a Winter Wonderland Don’t let this year’s pandemic derail all your winter plans! Creativity and resilience abound, providing many ways to safely gather and celebrate with a few loved ones this season. If you need more space or are feeling cooped up inside, why not consider transforming a garage into a […]

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year…. Rosy cheeks, the awesome smell of pine, decorative lights, and a feeling of anticipation in the air prompt us to think of holidays, loved ones, and hopes for the New Year. But 2020 has been difficult for many, and in the struggle to keep up, many things […]