Monthly archive for January 2016

Start Small & Build

start small, build big, get organized, set an example, no excuses

How many times have you set out to get organized? Some think they can accomplish it over the weekend; others take one week of vacation (or more) to attempt it. If they are able to get organized in that timeframe, they often find themselves moving backward before

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Don’t wait for spring – winter clean!

winter cleaning, spring cleaning, winter clean, organization, house decluttering

Most of us grew up hearing about, or participating in, “spring cleaning.” Everything outside is fresh and new, so why not your house too? The problem I have with deep cleaning, organizing, and household projects in the spring is that it’s not what I want to be doing

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Planning Priorities

Priorities, disorganization, family, home organization, life skills, organization solutions, prioritize, routine, simplify, time management, transforming lives

Have you ever started out the year with a set of priorities and by the end of the year, if not sooner, they unintentionally fell to the lower rung? In the organizing profession, January is Get Organized Month. As I mentioned in my final post of 2015,

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