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Lorie Marrero

  • Home Town:
  • Austin, Texas
  • Occupation:
  • Chief Executive Organizer
  • Found Elsewhere:
  • Joined:
  • 01/03/2012
  • Articles Published:
  • 68

Organizing Expert ● Entrepreneur ● Speaker ● Bestselling Author ● Spokesperson

In 2006, Lorie Marrero created, an innovative membership-based program that has helped thousands of members in eighteen countries around the world, making organizing expertise affordable and accessible to anyone, anywhere. Lorie is also the bestselling author of The Clutter Diet: The Skinny on Organizing Your Home and Taking Control of Your Life, and is on the Good Housekeeping team as their Organizing Expert and Contributing Blogger. She has served as a spokesperson for many companies, including Staples, Brother, and Microsoft. Her organizing products are available in The Container Store and other retailers nationwide, and she is a sought-after national media expert, having appeared in over 100 major publications. Lorie proudly serves ongoing as the spokesperson for Goodwill Industries International and the Ambassador of Goodwill’s Donate Movement.

On a Personal Note:

It’s a true story that Lorie saved up her allowance to buy a label maker in fourth grade, when other students started asking her to help organize their desks. As an active mother of two teenage boys who has moved eleven times and has overseen the building of four homes, Lorie brings tremendous insights into residential organizing, household management, and relocations. She happily lives in Austin, TX with her husband of 20+ years.


How to Organize a Tiny Laundry Room

A clutter guru shows how to install shelving and maximize a small space.

Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff: How to Organize the Details

Strategies for keeping your eyes on the prize.

Get Organized Hands-free

A tip to improve productivity at home

Season of Raking…Files

Favorite file management tips

Video Clutter Tip: My Dirty Little Secret

Finding electronic keys.

Clutter Video Tip

How to keep your counters and tabletops clear!

Clutter Video Tip

How to Deal with Disorganized Family Members, Part 2 (Kids!)

Clutter Video Tip

How to Deal with Disorganized Family Members, Part 1

Top Ten Tips for Organizing Your Finances

and paying your bills...

7 Ways to Prevent Clutter

Cut Your Clutter Calories!

Clutter Video Tip

How to get organized on a budget: Cheap containers and more!

Clutter Video Tip

Tips & strategies and a back-to-school countdown.

Clutter Video Tip

Should You Fold Clothes or Hang Them for an Organized Closet?

Clutter Video Tip

How to keep your closet looking neater & more organized.

Clutter Video Tip: 20 Questions to Ask About Keeping Anything

To Keep or not to keep?

Clutter Video Tip: A Better Way to Organize Recipes

Yes i is a recipe book of sorts, but it is just more diverse.

Clutter Video Tip: Ten More of Lorie’s True Confessions!

Even Lorie has her own secret clandestine clutter. But SHHH remember it's a secret!

Clutter Video Tip Lorie’s True Confessions About Filing

Lorie shares personal secrets about being human.

Lorie’s New Treadmill Desk

Gives new meaning to multi-tasking.

How to Get Out the Door on Time in the Mornings!

And be organized doing it!

How to Handle Overwhelming Organizing Projects

Such as moving or reorganizing your home.

Clutter Video Tip: Kitchen Organizing Tips

Here Lori shares tips from her Woman's Day Project Declutter kitchens.

Finding Storage in Small Spaces

See how she finds space in a 700 sq. ft. apartment.

Clutter Video Tip: Organizing Magazines & Catalogs

What to do with all those magazines and catalogs.

Clutter Video Tip: How to Relax and Reduce Stress by Organizing Your Bedroom

Ah. Sleep.

Clutter Video Tip: Homework, Puzzles, and Bills: Your Kitchen Table CAN Do It All

How to reclaim your multi purpose space.

Clutter Video Tip: 9 Essential Elements for a Productive Home Office

Finally! Stop wasting time looking around for that 'lost' thing you forgot.

Clutter Video Tip: Find Hidden Storage… Behind Doors

What's behind the door might pleasantly surprise you.

Clutter Video Tip: Household Chores: Who Should Do Them?

Learn the 3 components for keeping your house organized.

Clutter Video Tip: How to Organize Purses, Handbags, and Clutches

What does your purse and a Russian nesting doll have in common?

Clutter Video Tip: How to Say NO and Get Rid of Mental Clutter!

Make life less stressful and more productive!

Tax Time Tips

Save time. Save money. Save your documents.

Clutter Video Tip: How to Organize for Relocation: Packing Tips & Downsizing

Here is a great way to organize for your big move!

Clutter Video Tip: How to Tame the Cable Cord Chaos

Wow! What a creative solution.

Clutter Video Tip: How to Store Spices

Organizing your spice cabinet.

How to Declutter When Selling Your House

How to Prepare Your Home for “Show Time”.

Clutter Video Tip How to Choose a Closet Design Company for Your Wardrobe Closet-Part II

Get Dressed – Not Stressed – Every Morning

How to Choose a Closet Design Company for Your Wardrobe Closet –What You Must Know – part 1

Putting the “Ahh” back in your clahhset.

Clutter Video Tip: Good Riddance! 5 Good Reasons to Declutter & LET IT GO

How to let go of Gadgets and Gizmos.

Clutter Video Tip: How to Organize to Help to Lose Weight and Get Fit

Strategies to help you with your New Year’s Resolution to Lose Weight.

New Year’s Resolutions: Top 10 Ways to Get Organized in the New Year

Top 10 ways to get organized in the New Year.

Clutter Video Tip: How to Organize Bathrooms

How to organize the smallest room in your house.

Clutter Video Tip: 5 Ways to Make New Year’s Resolutions that STICK!

How to insure resolution success.

Clutter Video Tip: How to Organize Your Home Office: Sorting Mail

Sorting your mail.

Avoid These 7 Shopping Traps

How to save money during the holidays.

Home Repair: If You Can Do It Yourself, Why Don’t You Fix It?

Tips to save megabucks.

Clutter Video Tip: Organizing Holiday Decorations, Part 2

You can think about taking down your decorations – when putting them up.

Organizing Holiday Decorations Part 1

4 Strategies to organize your holiday decorations.

Clutter Video Tip: Going Green: Eco Friendly Ways to Get Organized

It’s not easy being green.

Clutter Video Tip: Motivation for Procrastination: 3 Ways to Make It Happen

Here’s some inspiration to start your perspiration.

Your Kitchen Table Can Do It All

How to organize the kitchen table, homework, puzzles and bills.

Clutter Video Tip: How to Declutter Greeting Cards and Memorabilia

What?! An expiration date on a card?

Clutter Video Tip: How to File Instruction Manuals and Warranties

Do you have manuals all over the house?

Clutter Video Tip: How to Organize Sentimental Items

4 Easy Ways to Let Go

How to Start Getting Organized, Part 1

The magic number is 3...

How Do I Get Organized with My Family Communication?

Tips to help organize family responsibilities.

Downsizing: The Un-Nesting Instinct

Tips for downsizing others’ belongings.

21 Not-So-Obvious Things to Remember for College Dorm Rooms

A Must Have Checklist.

Studying Americans in Their Natural Habitat

Do you qualify as a clutterer?

Making a Family Information Binder for School Papers and Emergencies

Keeping your Family Organized

How to be organized to have a brand new kitchen

Organizing your house – kitchen first.

Clutter Video Tip: How to Stop Junk Mail!

How to regain control of your mailbox.

Clutter Video Tip: Make Killer Custom Keyboard Shortcuts with ActiveWords

Save time and effort at your keyboard.

How to File…or Not!

Why Color Coding Paper Files May Be a Bad Idea

Favorite Organizing Kitchen Products

A lazy susan isn't so lazy after all!

Laundry Room Ideas

12 elements of a good laundry room

How to Get More Focused and Be More Productive

Are Distractions Hurting Your Productivity?

Saving Time with Multitasking Shortcuts: DUOtasking!

Can you pat your head and rub your stomach?
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