5 Steps to Bring Your Pantry from Chaos to Serenity

When we are dealing with the pantry, it is like dealing with a living organism of sorts.   It grows so big, we can not contain it where it is supposed to be. Read: got too much stuff and there is not enough room for it.   It gets sick and we have no slightest clue on how to cure it. Read: items get expired and we have no time …

Office Organizing: Mission Accomplished!

  During the last couple of days, I was helping Ms. A to get her office up and going. We started with removing all the boxes and junk from the small room, 9ft by 10ft. Once the floor was clear, we vacuumed to make sure that nothing gets scratched as we play with the new layout. Her brand new L-Shaped desk will be the focal point of the room, facing …

How to Create a Successful Organizing System that is EASY to Maintain

ORGANIZE Arrange into a structured whole. Make arrangements or preparations; coordinate. Synonyms: put in order, arrange, sort (out), assemble, group, classify, collocate, categorize, catalog, codify, systematize, systemize SYSTEM a set of connected things or parts forming a complex whole, in particular. a set of principles or procedures according to which something is done; an organized scheme or method.: “a multiparty system of government” “the public school system”. Synonyms: method, methodology, …

Are You Time Scarce?

I find time to be very interesting and intriguing. It is not like anything else out there. It can flow, it can run through your fingers like the sand on the beach. It can be so slow, you’d think the whole planet has stopped to just aggravate you. It seems to always be on the other side from where you need it to be. Having a deadline and could use …

Purpose

Purpose is the word that’s been on my mind for the last couple of days. Purpose is the word of today and will be the word of tomorrow. Purpose just kind of jumped at me as I was putting away laundry the other day. See, we own this beautiful treadmill machine. It is everything one could want to have at home if they were devoted to exercising and leading a …

What is your perfect?

Perfectionism. Perfect. Perfecto. Can’t stop until it’s perfect. I will never get it to be perfect, so why even bother? Does this sound familiar? I am a perfectionist. The things listed above are often the ones that prevent me from achieving my goals.It is so easy to let the perfect become the enemy of good. We get caught in the trap of perfect so often, we may not even realize …