Oh, The Things You Can Do!

This past week or so has been rather depressing for me.  It’s winter.  I’m still 69 lbs short of my 70 lbs weight loss goal.  My usually happy husband has been hurting a lot with lower back & sciatica pain, thus not sleeping very well and keeping me awake, too.  (I am a very grumpy…… Continue reading Oh, The Things You Can Do!

New Carpet = Perfect Harmony

I am a paper loving fool! I have lots of paper, some of which has never been used and then there’s the other kind. Stacks and piles and boxes and files. Paper, paper, everywhere. Notes, emails, receipts, invoices, continuing education courses & notebooks, client files, car titles, report cards, kids artwork, birthday cards, Christmas cards,…… Continue reading New Carpet = Perfect Harmony

Pinky and The Brain

This is my FlyLady control journal.  It is named Pinky & The Brain.  Well you get the Pinky part… The Brain is below.  All “lists” are laminated.  I use a dry erase marker to write on the laminated pages to check off the items when they are done.  Then when I am finished with the…… Continue reading Pinky and The Brain

Still Getting Organized

I am still working on organizing my home office/sewing/study/work/craft room.  It has been a challenge for me, to say the least.  I hate filing and most of the mess in my office is the mountain of paper that I don’t know what to do with and the rest of it is papers/bills, etc that need…… Continue reading Still Getting Organized

I’m getting organized…

I’m getting organized… or at least corralling my junk a little better.I found these boxes at the thrift store yesterday. They look like they could be VHS boxes but they aren’t the right size and don’t have the little circle thing-a-ma-jigs. I cleaned out my desk and gathered up all the sewing notions I had…… Continue reading I’m getting organized…

Managing the Laundry

When we moved to our home 3 years ago, I was thrilled to have main floor laundry. No more lugging laundry baskets up and down the stairs. No more mountains of laundry because nobody would go to the basement to do laundry. However, main floor laundry does have it’s drawbacks… at least in this house…… Continue reading Managing the Laundry