Monthly Archives: September 2012

Get Organized in 2012 – Week 40

This week we’ll organize in a different way. We are going to clean out your freezer. But, I don’t want you to just throw everything away. I want you to plan your meals this week around what’s in the freezer. … Continue reading

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It’s All in the Details

It’s so true. How do your clients remember the details of their experience with you? Of course some think you are brilliant! They can’t live without you! But what about the others? You can learn more from them than the … Continue reading

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Ready to Read “Ready for Anything”

I am going on a vacation soon. So I am doing a little advanced planning by choosing some books to take along with me. I picked up David Allen‘s Ready for Anything 52 Productivity Principles for Work and Life. I … Continue reading

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Creating a Multipurpose Dog Crate

By Basic Organization team member Debbie Baker. Need an economical, easy, space-saving DIY idea for your dog’s crate? How about turning it into a bedside table? I recently downsized from a single family home to a small townhouse and needed … Continue reading

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Free “Downsizing In Place” Booklet

Downsizing isn’t just for seniors. It’s a trend to live with less. Not to deprive yourself, but to feel in control of your life. Living simply means living with more – more time, more money and more space. Today’s give-away is … Continue reading

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The Cluttered Store

We’ve all visited one – A cluttered store. Whether it’s a big-box store or jam-packed jewelry shop or crammed craft store. Why do retailers do this? There is psychology behind it that shows people take out their wallets and spend … Continue reading

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10 Simple Ways to Save Time

You can’t really manage your time, but there are many ways to maximize your time. Set goals.  This way you will know what you are striving for. Plan how you will achieve those goals. Plan your day. Having a reasonable plan … Continue reading

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Get Organized in 2012 – Week 39

It’s time to take a deep breath and look around your house. What needs to be organized/re-organized? The answer will be different for everyone. So, this week, concentrate on what is going to make a difference to you. Week 39 … Continue reading

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Cure Closet Chaos

The change in seasons marks the best time to reorganize your clothes closet. Soon the summer clothing will be layered-over with sweaters or tucked away til spring. At the same time, you are pulling out the long sleeves and boots. … Continue reading

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New Office – The Slow Reveal

I recently redecorated my office. The project grew to a scale for which I was not prepared, so it’s taken me sometime to recover. I plan on slowly revealing the new decorating and organizing ideas that I incorporated into the … Continue reading

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