Monthly Archives: November 2009

Cut the Stress this Holiday Season

In 2008, the American Psychological Association noted that 8 out of 10 people “anticipated a stressful holiday season.” Reasons for stress include spending too much money, attending too many events and eating too much food. Every year people say that … Continue reading

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A Thank-You Gift for You

In December Organized by Marcie will celebrate its five-year anniversary. Thank you to everyone who has contributed to the company’s success. To help celebrate this milestone, we are giving away a P-Touch portable labeler. You can enter to win by … Continue reading

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Putting It Together

Recently I got a 500-piece jigsaw puzzle as a gift. I haven’t worked on a puzzle in years and I’ve never worked on one with so many pieces. I could come up with lots of reasons why I shouldn’t even … Continue reading

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Organized Playtime

With holiday advertising under way, I received a toy catalog from Target and saw something that made me smile. The Play My Way Role-Play Center from Fisher Price must have been inspired by a professional organizer. As an organizer, I … Continue reading

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I returned something to a department store today and I was amazed to find Christmas merchandise out, two days after Halloween. Every year the holiday-shopping madness seems to start earlier. Stores get customers in the mood to spend by telling … Continue reading

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