College Students: Tips for Bucking the Mid-Semester Slump

You college kids are on your own. Leaving home for school is so fun but hard at the same time. Maybe you’ve enjoyed the last few months of freedom a bit too much and need to buckle down. Or maybe you still hang out with high school friends rather than branching out to meet new […]

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Tips to get the kids out the door in morning

It’s the middle of October and you’re still having trouble getting your kids out the door in the morning.  Here are a few tips that may make the morning run a little smoother. Make a morning to-do list. You can post it in the kids’ bathroom for quick reference in the morning. Let me tell […]

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The art of planning ahead

Do you ever catch yourself frustrated and thinking, “Oh, I wish I would have…_______.” The blank can be filled in with simple things like remembering to buy that birthday gift when you were at the mall the other day or making that freezer-friendly meal last week for the unexpected company now at your door. Or […]

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Family Calendar Check

Do you feel like you were catapulted into the school year? Is managing appointments, meetings, and school activities leaving you feeling fatigued and frazzled? Then, it might be time to reevaluate how you manage your family calendar and, perhaps, more importantly, how you share it with your family members. Taking the time to map out […]

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TIME: Week One of the 10 Week Organizing Challenge

It is time to get started on the 10 Week Organizing Challenge. As we begin, there are a few points to discuss. First, take pictures now of your most cluttered spaces.  Our hope is that by the end of the 10 weeks, the spaces look and feel better and the pictures will be a good […]

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Digital or Paper Calendar?

Should you go digital or use a paper calendar?  There are advantages to both digital and paper planners.  Both can get you where you need to be if they are used properly. Digital Planner  These are great for people who like their phone, e-mail, address book and calendar in a little device that fits in […]

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Simplify for More Time

Sometimes in all the hustle and bustle of family life, we forget to make time for what is really important.  Here are a few ideas on how to simplify and get back some time for your family. Have the family help with the chores.  If you have all hands on deck the work will get […]

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