Famous classic couples include Romeo & Juliet, Antony & Cleopatra, Bogie & Bacall, Bert & Ernie…
Well, maybe not Bert & Ernie. Though they are a good example of where we’re going here.
Opposites sometimes attract. Couples, or roommates, often feature a spender and a saver, an adventurer and a homebody, or (in Bert & Ernie’s case,) a tidier/ more organized one and a, um, less tidy one. This can create a lot of tension. Each may feel that his/her efforts are being sabotaged by the other. If you are trying to organize your home, and you don’t have the support of other who live there, you may be fighting a losing battle.
Here’s a resource that speaks to you:
Sandra Felton is an organizer who has dealt with many of these issues in her own life and family. This book is full of sensible, practical, realistic advice. It may not be the end of all your problems, but it may be the beginning of their end.