How to Make a Personal Planner that Rocks

Here she is, in all her glory, my new planner. She may not look like much. But, trust me when I say she is a powerhouse just waiting to be unleashed. She holds all my goals, hopes and dreams inside her little pages. I mentioned last week that this is my brain on paper. I […]

What Do You Want in an Organizational Tool?

Photo source This is your brain. This is your brain on paper. How do you make sense of everything swirling in your head? As the new school year approaches and with it, a busier schedule, I’ve spent some time over the last few weeks putting together a new household notebook and personal planner. Recently I […]

Cute & Clever Kitchen Tricks

photo source I’ve discovered the fun of Pinterest. I signed up a month or two ago — and it’s been quite fun to see some beautifully creative ideas at-a-glance. I’ve been careful not to let it be a time suck. About once or twice a week, I set my timer for 10 minutes and go […]

Gear Up For Summer

Summer vacation started on Friday. What this means at our house is that we shift to a more relaxed mode of living. The kids still have some schoolwork (math and reading) and daily chores each day, but overall, they are free to play, read, draw, and otherwise explore their options and let creative boredom be […]

Managing Your Paper Clutter: What to Look for in Online Storage

Mandi from Life Your Way and I have joined forces with AboutOne.com to bring you a video series on managing your paper clutter. We’re wrapping up the series today. Hop over to Life Your Way and check out Mandi’s tips for what to look for in online storage. Did you miss the beginning of the series? Part […]

Manage Your Paper Clutter: Organizing Paper Files

Mandi from Life Your Way and I have joined forces with AboutOne.com to bring you a video series on managing your paper clutter. We’re wrapping up the series this month. This week I address how to organize paper files. Click here if you can’t see the video. Did you miss the beginning of the series? Watch Mandi’s […]

Win a Year’s Subscription to AboutOne

With Spring comes tax time. (Ouch! I can’t stand this part about Spring.) And since I haven’t quite tackled all my paper clutter, I put off my tax prep as long as possible. In fact, I just got it all together this past weekend. Here’s to some new habits in handling paper, bills, and accounting […]

What Papers Should You Keep?

Mandi from Life Your Way and I have joined forces with AboutOne.com to bring you a video series on managing your paper clutter. We’ll spend the next few months discussing strategies for managing your paper clutter. This week I address the Big Question: What Papers Should You Keep? Click here if you can’t see the video. Did […]