Category Archives: Holidays

HOLIDAY GIFT-GIVING

I used to think I was very clever whenever I advised people about gift giving for special occasions and holidays. I would always suggest that when selecting gifts for people who actually have material plenty to give beautiful “disposables.” I … Continue reading

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Tablescape with Love

One of many things I love about the holidays is that it brings family, friends and people together. I’m appreciative of all that I’m blessed with and love blessing others. My most favorite is spending time with those I love … Continue reading

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Making a List, Checking it Twice—Not just for Santa

The holidays are upon us! There’s so much to keep track of and so many things to do! How can this wonderfully busy time of year feel less stressful? Make a list! Or several! I love lists! Just the act … Continue reading

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Get Back to Basics this Year

January is National Get Organized Month and it’s also the time for making resolutions and promising to follow through on all the advice in the self-help books on your bookshelves. Stop Improving Yourself and Start Living by Robert Jean Bryant is a classic self-help book that challenges us to end the perpetual quest for improvement and instead upgrade the quality of our daily lives. Bryant also says that when you get off the treadmill of constant improvement you help yourself to the freedom of creativity, joy and well-being. Continue reading

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DIY Organizing?

The holidays are over, so why do you still feel stressed? What the heck? You DIY organized your whole house January 2-3 and emptied your work inbox on the 4th, but now the clutter is finding its way back in. … Continue reading

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Happy New Year…Time to GO!

Let me be the first to wish you Happy National Get Organized Month! I saw a sign hanging in Lowe’s that said “Resolve to Declutter” and it was surrounded by a colorful array of storage containers. It’s that time of year … Continue reading

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