Organizing Photos

Preserving our memories in photos Last month we discussed organizing keepsakes. This month we want to talk specifically about organizing photos. We will address organizing physical photos as well as digitally storing photos. With that in mine, let us discuss some of the pros and cons to each. Physically storing photos is much less labor intensive, though they take up much more space, are harder to share and there is…

Organizing Keepsakes

Let go of the excess and honor the memories. Keepsakes are by far the most difficult category to organize. Since they hold such high sentimental value, we have a really hard time letting them go. Letting go of items that belonged to a loved one or were a gift can leave us feeling guilty. Realizing that we are not responsible for another’s belongings and that they would not want us…

Simplify Your Holidays

The holidays can be a busy time and many times we just feel like we survive them rather than enjoying this special time of year. The COVID 19 Pandemic has been an excuse for all sorts of changes so why not use it to make changes to your holiday routine. Start by identifying what is important to you and concentrating on the priorities but not every opportunity that presents itself.…

5 Ways Coaching Increases Organizational Skills

By Cori Freeman, Strategic Business Coaching Few things can increase organizational skills and bring about a renewed sense of clarity more than coaching.   Coaching takes you from where you are to where you want to be, while also providing many benefits such as increased self-esteem and self-confidence.  When looking for a coach, it is so important to find one who is not only certified, but also one who is easy…

What’s Next?

Finishing Up Organizing Projects Before Life Gets Crazy Again Have you noticed that during the COVID-19 shutdown, everyone has been organizing? You see in on social media posts and hear it in conversations. Being at home more has caused people to realize the affect clutter has on their well being and the peace an organized home can bring. It made us sad that during this time, we were unable to…

Declutter Challange – Week 5

Before we get started, take time to relax and enjoy your organized living areas.  Plan a movie or game night and support you favorite local restaurant by ordering take out. Here’s a sneak peak at the assignments for our final week working in the garage.Monday, 4/27 – Holiday DécorTuesday, 4/28 – Sports and Recreational EquipmentWednesday, 4/29 – ToolsThursday, 4/30 – Gardening tools and suppliesFriday, 5/1 – Family HeirloomsSaturday, 5/2 – MiscellaneousSunday…

Congratulations! You made it thru week 1!

Today is a day to rest and cook something new to celebrate in your newly organized kitchen!  Here’s one of my favorite recipes to try:Share your recipes on Facebook to inspire others. Here’s a sneak peek at this week’s assignment Week Two – Office/BathroomsMonday, 4/6 – Paper – files and pilesTuesday, 4/7 – Office suppliesWednesday, 4/8 – Email Inbox/Computer contentThursday, 4/9 – Medicines/First AidFriday, 4/10 – Toiletries/MakeupSaturday, 4/11 – LinensSunday, 4/12 –…