Managing Paper

Managing Paper

It’s easy to become overrun by paper — it arrives in the mail, comes home with kids, and lives with us as memorabilia we don’t know what to do with. Paper piles can become a serious source of stress when we can’t find what we need and don’t know what...
A Different Summer

A Different Summer

As communities are opening up and people are getting out, we’re still faced with the fact that this won’t be a typical summer. We usually expect camps, vacations, time off, and family gatherings. Even if it’s a time we might prefer to forget, here...
For Big Change, Start Small

For Big Change, Start Small

Is your vision for the new year 20/20? Sometimes it’s hard to see clearly through all the chaos, mess, and noise, whether in your house, at work, or in life. The best way to create the life you envision is to start small. Little changes will add up. Here are some...
My holiday organizing stress management system

My holiday organizing stress management system

Ok, it’s not really a formal system. But when you make a list, and implement the items on the list year after year…then you have basically created a system. Here I will outline all that goes into the holidays in our house, by me, in list form. Let me start...