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How A Meal Plan Can Help Build Your Small Business

Three of my favorite things about having a meal plan are: I always have an answer when someone asks “what’s for dinner” I find I spend less time in the meal making process, which means I have more time to spend on other things. Because I only use my brain once a week creating a meal plan, my brain is freed up daily to build my small business. When you


How To Have a Successful Yard Sale

Unfortunately, a successful yard sale is never guaranteed. Rain, wind, and excessive heat may put a damper on shoppers’ yard sale plans. These, of course, are things we can’t control. Planning a successful yard sale is, however, in our control! Only sell items that are in good condition and clean. Don’t overprice your items. Keep sentiment out of the equation and be realistic about the pricing. And be willing to


Are You Organized?

Hello everyone!  It’s been awhile. The last few months of 2013 brought with them some health issues that shall I say, kind of took over my life.  Luckily, I was still able to do hands-on organizing but had little energy left for much else.  Things had to go away for awhile, and one of them was this blog. 2014 is here now, and with it, still some health issues, but a

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How to Simplify Your Adventure Into the Outdoors

Its that time of year, for those of us that live in seasonal areas, to get out and enjoy the great outdoors. June is actually Great Outdoors Month! For those of you ready to get out and do some day trips, simplifying during COVID-19 is especially important.During this time, many of us are under more stress, and for different reasons. We might be afraid of the virus, we might be annoyed


The Single Most Important Thing You Need To Know About Organizing Cats

The single most important thing you need to know about organizing cats is….YOU CAN’T ORGANIZE A CAT! Believe me, I have tried. She insists on pulling the toys out and never putting them away! .   Cat’s generally don’t own a lot of stuff. What they do own is toy’s, and those usually get left where they were dropped.  Let me know if you have trained your cat to put

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Organizing and Productivity Strategist

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