Making Better Resolutions

Happy New Year! Are you considering making a resolution? More than one? If so, you are one of millions of Americans that use the new year to try to make changes to their lives. Sometimes these are major changes: “I’m going to lose 50 pounds this year.” “I’m going to exercise for an hour every.. read more →

Back to School

I know, just the phrase makes kids cry and parents anxious. Many schools in this area offer pre-purchase kits of school supplies. We took advantage of that for a while and then I realized that I was wasting money and adding to my frustration. My son is 20 now and I am still trying to.. read more →

Bathroom Organization Rules

Bathrooms have evolved over the centuries. In fact, there was no such thing as a bathroom until relatively recently in history. When people needed to eliminate bodily waste they used a chamber pot in their room or left the house entirely to use an outhouse. Washing hands and face was done with a pitcher of.. read more →

The Next Step – Yard Sale Quick Tips

Spring is here and the weather is settling down. After Spring cleaning comes Yard Sale Season! Some people make a day of it and go from yard sale to yard sale enjoying every minute. Few people enjoy running a yard sale. If that’s in your future, here are some tips to make it easier. Make.. read more →

A Zero Inbox

Why in the world would you want to get down to an empty email inbox? How much time do you spend looking for that email someone sent you? Do you have hundreds or thousands of emails in your inbox? Wouldn’t it be easier to find what you need if you only had a couple of.. read more →

Deal differently with your stuff

An everyday kind of thing “Why do I always hit EVERY red light when I’m in a hurry?” wailed Peggy as she unloaded her bags of groceries from the car and dashed to the front door. She stood there rooting thru her purse trying to find her keys while the grocery bags did their very.. read more →