My 2021 Planner- week one!

It works every time I try it, so I’m not sure why in the past my commitment level has waxed and waned. When I use a planner I am laser focused, goal oriented, efficient, productive AND I always know what we are eating for dinner.. No mad, last minute archeological dig trying to unearth the…

Dec 2- It’s a good day to clean out your “purse.”

I have a reputation for carrying heavy purses. I don’t set out to weigh myself down, I simply lose track of what’s inside and never take the time to sort through the mess until my shoulder starts to ache. Did you know there is a condition called Heavy Purse Syndrome? Symptoms include: Upper Back and…

Organizing- The Ultimate Psychological Cleanse.

I need to recalculate the frequency of my organizational efforts at home. At the moment,   I would classify these events as major, infrequent, almost seasonal undertakings- like laying fresh mulch or cleaning the gutters. In reality, organizing should be more like getting my roots colored.. not an every day occurrence, but certainly not an…

Off the rails..

Wow. I love my new ‘Lion Planner’and one of the reasons why became clear to me this morning as I planned out my day, and more importantly, took a minute to scan my goals for the week that I had written down this past Sunday. What I discovered was this: While I’m getting a lot…

Sooooo close..

We are at punch list stage. The kitchen remodel that began August 12th is almost complete. I am chomping at the bit to fill those cabinets with all of the stuff we have piled in boxes in the garage, but we gotta get through the list first. Some of the punchy items are tiny..some are…

Past time.

When I asked my husband to build it years ago we had kids’ towels, floats and toys that were being dropped and draped all over the place.  The rack he constructed out of PVC pipe worked beautifully to corral all that pool related stuff. But the kids haven’t lived here for some time now and…