Monthly Archives: August 2007

Lead Paint and Kids

Mattel recently recalled toys due to lead-paint contamination (http://www.mattel.com/safety/us/). Lead gets into children’s blood when they put toys with lead paint in their mouths. While the incidence of lead poisoning has decreased in the last 30 years due to the … Continue reading

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Archiving Photos

If you use your digital camera a lot, you may be keeping track of your pictures on a photo-hosting site. There a number of websites that allow you to store and view your photos, download them and create albums. Be … Continue reading

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You Did It!

You probably have been told to make a “To Do” list to stay focused and achieve your goals. While I agree that such lists are great organizing tools, I am going to ask you to think about a different kind … Continue reading

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Another Perspective on Stuff

I came across an essay, written recently by Paul Graham, who is a computer programmer, not a professional organizer. Paul has a very healthy perspective about “stuff;” among other things, he writes: “The only way you’re ever going to extract … Continue reading

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