Short on Space?  Consider Multiple Purpose Items

Short on Space? Consider Multiple Purpose Items

Another great day at Costco. Facing back to school, my mind has turned to how I will be getting great meals into my family while almost always on the run. Just back from vacation and forced into a weekend trip (my personal pet peeve), I glanced down one aisle that I...
Organizing for Back to School

Organizing for Back to School

There is nothing so pleasing to me as a freshly organized drawer or space. I love the feeling of order, a great to-do list, and a calendar that visually shows me what is coming up and what is next. So I find it kind of interesting that my children are not quite so...
School Memories

School Memories

So here we are more than a few weeks into summer. So far so good and the weather has started to cooperate.  The kids are each settling into a nicely unregimented routine and now I feel ready to attack the “end of school” pile.  You know what I mean right? The pile of...
Putting the Time In Tax Time

Putting the Time In Tax Time

Filing Systems. Boring right…but top of mind during tax time for sure! If you have the perfect filing system already set up, I’d love to hear from you what works for you – I know there are many people who do this well.  For anyone who could use a few pointers,...
A New Habit in No Time

A New Habit in No Time

A quick glance at the magazine section in any store will tell you much we seek simplicity in a time of pressure with busy work and home lives.  Titles that grab our attention tell us to “organize with style”, “control clutter”, and entice us with “tips to organize...