We all spend a lot of money on food, but how much of it gets thrown away because it got buried in the back of the fridge or freezer. Better yet it spoiled or we end up buying double and triple of things because we have no idea what we have. Here are 5 easy tips to help keep your… Read the rest
I know you’ve seen them . . . the commercials with the brand new car parked in the drive way with the big red bow on top. Wouldn’t you love to have that happen to you? Well here’s a chance for you to win a 2010 Ford Mustang in time for Christmas (and support an outstanding school in the process)!… Read the rest
Today we are going to visit the OrganizedMom.net archives and talk paper clutter. For those of you who are new here be sure to check out “The Best of Organized Mom” and the “Categories” sections on the right hand menu. For those who are long time subscribers you’ll enjoy this little reminder of how much Sarah loves HATES paper clutter.
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Nobody likes to pay bills, but having a system takes a tedious task and makes it quick and easy. Maybe you’re a computer whiz and have everything automated. Maybe you’re old school and do it all by hand. But maybe you’re like many of us and fall somewhere in between. Today I am sharing a simple filing system that will keep your bills organized and help… Read the rest
More and more women today are work at home moms. Balancing both running a household and a business can sometimes feel like a juggling act. Even as a Professional Organizer and always being good at time management. I can’t help but remember back when I started my own work at home journey how overwhelmed I felt trying to balance both… Read the rest
Early in my IT career I was working for a home builder. It was then I first heard of something called a mudroom. It came up again when my husband and I were looking for a house. We found a perfect one that had this GREAT mudroom (we eventually had to give up our claim on that house as our… Read the rest
Enjoy our guest post for today by Sally J. (The Practical Archivist)….
Three important things you should know about organizing photos.
1. Resist the urge to overdocument.
Make digital preservation easier down the road by not keeping too much. Are you really going to re-live all 6+ hours of that birthday party? OK. Can you say yes for every party… Read the rest
Well, sure the week is halfway over, but it’s laundry week courtesy of Bosch Appliances! I’m down in Arizona checking out the latest that Bosch has to offer and I am going to be getting some great new laundry tips to share with everyone. So don’t forget to check it out this week and to follow the Twitter hashtag #BoschH2H. … Read the rest
I’m going to a “baby shower” in a couple of weeks that is going to benefit a great cause. Read about it here…
If you would like to donate anything, please either come with me, or bring it to or send it to my house prior to the event! THANK YOU!!… Read the rest
My sister and I are known to have “visions of grandeur”. I’ll give you an example. If we apply for something, like a job, or some sort of PR opportunity, we immediately think we are going to get it… not only that, but that other people would be CRAZY not to pick us, because we are absolutely the perfect choice… Read the rest