If you're anything like me, you thought dust bunnies were an extinct species (until you went to your boyfriend's house) and friends are afraid to sit down in your place in the event that they might "mess things up."
Yes, I am one of "those" painfully organized people. And while I completely admit it (and have taken on the self-proclaimed "Organization Editor" title here at HuffPost Home in light of it all), that's certainly not to say that I have gone grandma-status in my apartment, covering my furniture in plastic. I have come painfully close to that tipping point, however, so I am quite aware of what it looks like when you take your neat and tidy habit a step too far.
From my borderline-museum-status home to yours, these are the warning signs:
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