Tag Archives: Inspiration

How Inspiring is Your Office?

You spend so much time on your office. Does it work for you? Rate yourself from 1 (does not describe me at all) to 5 (absolutely describes me) for each statement. My office appears to be professional and under control. … Continue reading

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What’s Your Next Action?

Reaching a goal can be tough. Life gets in the way. At times that goal can seem so far away. You always hear, break it down into small pieces and eventually you’ll reach your goal. But how do you stay … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Why People Hoard

I agree with each of these reasons. Loneliness Impoverished Grief/Loss Memory issues Rescue metality “If possible, it is best to seek outside help to deal with these reasons behind haording. I counselor can help you throught the grief process or … Continue reading

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Dream Kitchen Cabinets

Do you want to make better use of the space in your kitchen? It can be hard. I mean the space is the space and the storage is the storage – unless you want to do a whole renovation. A … Continue reading

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6 Good Reasons to Donate to a Thrift Store

I recently finished the book, Getting Organized in the Era of Endless: What to Do When Information, Interruption, Work and Stuff are Endless But Time is Not! by Judith Kolberg. It was fascinating and I can’t wait to write my thoughts … Continue reading

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You Can Buy Happiness (and It’s Cheap)

Another great book. You Can Buy Happiness (and It’s Cheap) How One Woman Radically Simplified Her life and How You Can Too, by Tammy Strobel. I have always been interested in the small house movement, so this book was right … Continue reading

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To Buy or Not To Buy

I just started reading To Buy or Not To Buy: Why We Overshop and How to Stop by April lane Benson, PhD. It looks like an interesting read. Dr. Benson starts the conversation with her eleven categories of overshoppers. You … Continue reading

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Have you seen or heard our latest organizing audio and video posts? Check them out here. Getting Organized: It’s Not About the Stuff (a one-hour webinar) An Insider Look at How a Professional Organizer Runs Her Day (a 30-minute audio … Continue reading

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Organizing Humor

by Basic Organization Team member Tracy Wells. Let’s take a little break from organizing to laugh at ourselves. We all get a little busy sometimes and the house can look like a train went through it. I know this first hand because … Continue reading

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Live More Want Less

I read this book Live More Want Less: 52 Ways to Find Order in Your Life by Mary Carlomagno. It was a recent read. for my book club. I have to say I loved it. The book is laid out … Continue reading

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