Breast cancer survivor and clutter clearing author learns to walk her talk

Clutter clearing cancer coping author and motivational speaker We can learn to live our priorities fully (and not just surviving or getting by on a day to day basis) by clearing out the distractions and focusing on what is important to each of us, our families, and our lives. Cancer Survivorship Coping Tools: We'll get you through this by Barbara Tako, two-time cancer survivor and published author and motivational speaker on the topic of clutter clearing. For updates on this new book, click here.

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Simplify Your Holidays Seminar: Free to the public

Gift giving! Baking! Decorating! Entertaining! Mailing! Don't worry - we've got the holidays all wrapped up. Just in the nick of time, it all gets easier with these tips on how to simplify and organize this busy time of year!

Saturday, November 6 "Simplify Your Holidays" free seminar, 1:30-3p.m., L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library, 400 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire, WI. No regristration required. For more info. call Info. & Reference at: 715-839-5004 or e-mail

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Thursday, October 7, 2010

Breast Cancer Awareness - Companies That Support the Cause

Cincinnati Coupons features products that support breast cancer awareness and include my book Clutter Clearing Choices: Clear Clutter, Organize Your Home, & Reclaim Your Life.
Regardless of whether you decide to purchase a product, please be sure you and your loved ones are current in your mammograms. My prognosis is good because the cancer was caught early on a routine mammogram. 
If you are able to, please consider making a donation to the breast cancer awareness or research organization of your own choice.
Thank you!

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Health of Women Study - Army of Women

Health of Women Study - Army of Women
Here is a way all women can help fight breast cancer (and it doesn't cost a dime)! Consider joining the Army of Women today. See the studies you can choose to participate in or not on their website!

Friday, October 1, 2010

The "clutter whisperer" in Chicago Tribune online Trib U article

Friday, October 1, 2010 Barbara Tako, author of "Clutter Clearing Choices" was in an article interview by Chicago Tribune's Bill Hageman, Decoding the desk: Hoarder, Teacher's Pet, Star-Gazer - what does the junk (or lack thereof) on your desk say about you?"

 I was the "clutter whisperer" for my comments about office cubicle #8 described as "The Hoarder" in the cubicle personality story. Check it out!