Monthly Archives: November 2010

Great Gift Wrap Storage

Sometimes we get creative, as we did with a recent project for a client. She had a small closet under a staircase that she wanted to make better use of. We turned it into a great storage space for her gift … Continue reading

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A New Way to Sell Books, DVDs and CDs

Ever wonder what to do with those books, CDs and DVDs that you no longer want? As an organizer, I am always looking for ways to help clients eliminate items from their homes in the best way possible. Last week, … Continue reading

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A Place for Everything

Have you ever heard the saying, “A place for everything, and everything in its place”? It’s a good goal, but not always easy to reach. The saying would work better if it included “locate the best place for everything.” For this advice to … Continue reading

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Is your Child a Rusher?

Take This Quiz From Ann Dolin’s Book    Homework Made Simple Tips, Tools, and Solutions for Stress-Free Homework Test It Out!  A – Usually   B-Sometimes   C-Rarely   Homework is completed quickly with little attention to detail.  A B C   My child’s … Continue reading

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Best Ways to Calm the Homework Rush

Today’s guest blogger is Ann K. Dolin, M.Ed. from Educational Connections, Inc. “My kid always rushes through her homework!” I hear this complaint from many parents. As adults, it’s difficult for us to understand why our children can’t slow down, … Continue reading

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Break It Down

No one can tackle a large project all at one time. To succeed you need to break a project down into small bits. It’s the answer to the “how do you eat an elephant?” question. One bite at a time! … Continue reading

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Clutter Quiz

So often people let their imaginations run away with them. They think that they are the only people EVER that have had a clutter problem. I am often asked, “Is this the worst you have ever seen?” and it never is … Continue reading

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Game Time

Will you pull out the board games this Thanksgiving? With the Thanksgiving holiday coming up fast, you may want to take a little time to think about getting the family involved in this fun activity. Why? Game & Puzzle Week, November 21-28, is … Continue reading

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Stress-Free Thanksgiving

Do you want to have a stress-free Thanksgiving? It’s all in the planning. Download this all-in-one ebook for help plan a great holiday event. With 64 pages, you’re bound to find some helpful information for the holiday season. Thanksgiving Your Way

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How Do We Use the Internet?

How much Internet use is productive and how much is a waste of time? I ran across some statistics today from Pew Internet & American Life Project, Pew Research Center, 2008. These made me think. 92% of Americans send or … Continue reading

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