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Time wasters can wreck your day

Time wasters and how to make the most of your day

It is always easy to procrastinate. By busying yourself with things that are not a priority, you can’t get things done that you need to do. These time wasters do nothing to help you, but you can easily get sucked into them. Time management is an important part of being organized and there are some […]

organizing your home and feeling great about it

Getting started organizing your home

Most of us realize that we do need a bit of organizing in our homes. Some need more work than others, but knowing is half the battle in organizing your home. While moving through life, it is easy to accumulate things along the way. Some people are bringing new things into their homes on a […]

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Got Books?

January 2021 – Got Books? “Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” -Arthur Ashe The next time you feel overwhelmed, pause, take a deep breath and focus on right now. Right where you are now. Then, based upon the amount of time you have at that moment, do what you […]

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Declutter Challenge 2020 – Join Today!

December 2020: Declutter Challenge “That which we persist in doing becomes easier — not that the nature of the task has changed, but our ability to do has increased.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Wanna Have Some Fun? Join the Declutter Challenge Hope you are enjoying some quiet time this holiday season. I’m definitely catching up […]

Forgotten spots that need organizing in your home

Forgotten spots that need organizing

Everyone has a few spots where clutter just seems to accumulate no matter what you do. These locations become a part of your home that we stop noticing after a while. We never get around to organizing these things because they have become part of the landscape. Here are some ideas to tackle those forgotten spots […]

Organized people make their beds every day.

Organized People

If you are reading this, you are probably trying to get more organized. Some of the best tips about getting your home in order are from people who are themselves organized. Here are some things that these people do consistently. Load the dishwasher  Organized people don’t leave dishes in the sink overnight. They clean up […]

The holiday season is here and it's safer to shop online this year

The holiday season is upon us (during a pandemic)

The holiday season is here It’s almost December, that frenzied month where kids come home from college, decorations are put up and life can spiral out of control. It’s the holiday season and whether you have a family or not, this is a time when little work gets done at the office and parties (even […]

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Black Friday Tips and Tricks

Tips and Tricks, November 20 “Be grateful for what you already have while you pursue your goals. If you aren’t grateful for what you already have, what makes you think you would be happy with more.” -Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart Black Friday Tips & Tricks Promise not to kill me, but […]

Too many books

What to do with books

Books can be an organizing nightmare. Some people have many bookshelves full of them. They are are big dust collectors that many times remain unread and unappreciated. Categorize and purge Do you still have old encyclopedia sets? Other reference books? Do you have novels sitting on your shelves that you either read or didn’t read? […]

building good habits

Handy habits to help you get and keep organized

Getting into good habits of being organized is something you can easily do. By adjusting daily routines to make small changes you can quickly see big results. Routines become habits Start adjusting your daily routines gradually. Don’t leave things out when you cook, put them away. Clean up dishes before you go to bed each […]