Category Archives: Organizing

Get Off The Hamster Wheel – 365 New Beginnings

It’s hard to believe this is the last week of January. Just a few short weeks ago was New Year’s Day.  We  were feeling excited about a new beginning.  Even if we screwed up and got nowhere last year, when … Continue reading

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Fun Decluttering Projects for Bad Weather Days!

It’s that time of year when many people have unexpected days at home due to bad weather.  If you have school age children you know it can be a trying time when everyone is cooped up in the house.   … Continue reading

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Is Holiday Stress Getting To You?

Is the stress of the holidays starting to get to you? Do you feel like you won’t get it all done perfectly or on time? If your expectations on what the holidays should look like have been influenced by other’s, … Continue reading

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Prevent Holiday Clutter Build-up

Are those mouth watering cookies and candies already blowing your diet?   Is it overwhelming you just thinking about getting all the Christmas decorations unpacked and put up?     Are you starting to panic about all the gifts you … Continue reading

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Ten Time Wasters – Which Ones Are You Guilty Of?

We have a tendency to waste a lot of time, especially at this time of year.  Below are ten time wasters that can make it harder to get all those things on your list done (you do have a list, … Continue reading

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Get Control of Those School Papers Now!

With the start of school comes the start of the avalanche of school papers entering our homes.  There are the notices of events going on, the permission slips, homework, worksheets, and all the art work the younger children do.  With … Continue reading

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Back To School Sales, Oh My!

It’s hard to ignore all the ads on TV, internet, and radio about all those wonderful school supplies every child needs to succeed.  Of course we aren’t fooled by all the hype the advertizing agencies throw at us.  Yet, we … Continue reading

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Do Mistakes Drive You Crazy?

My last blog post had a glaring mistake that I didn’t catch until after it was first published.  For anyone who receives a new update by email you may have seen the mistake in the title.  Fortunately, the benefits of … Continue reading

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7 Surprising Reasons Why You’re Disorganized

It’s easy to come up with excuses why we are disorganized. But that won’t change anything. The only way to go from disorganized to organized is to admit  we have a problem in certain areas of our lives.

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March 2013 Holidays and Special Events

This coming Sunday is Daylight Savings day.  The only way I can remember which way to change the clock is by the little saying I learned as a kid.  “Spring forward, Fall backwards”. So I’ll move the clock forward on … Continue reading

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