Monthly Archives: October 2016

in the mood

Or not. Sometimes you’re just not in the mood to declutter. Or do laundry. Or put away groceries. Or finish a report. Everybody has things they HAVE TO do and things they WANT TO do. Sometimes they coincide. I have … Continue reading

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organizing on the cheap

Products that seem useful are available at discount stores, big-box stores, specialty retailers and all over the internet. While you could drop a small fortune on organizing supplies, there is no need to spend more than you’re comfortable with. Before … Continue reading

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quote: consistency

Although it might seem like drudgery, you can complete any task if you work at it regularly, including projects you’ve been putting off. A small daily task, if it be really daily, will beat the labours of a spasmodic Hercules. … Continue reading

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prevent identity theft

The third week in October is National Identity Fraud Prevention Week. Clients and workshop participants have shared with me their concern about possible identity theft resulting from discarded paperwork. More likely, however, is the risk of someone using your information … Continue reading

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reader question – what to do with medical information?

A reader asked what to do with all of the test results and other paperwork that result from visiting doctors or from hospital stays. Like many people, she wasn’t sure what to keep and where to keep it. You may … Continue reading

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ADHD awareness month

October is ADHD Awareness Month. The theme for this year is “Knowing is Better.” If you (or a family member) have been diagnosed with ADHD, you’ll find lots of information online. Here are some reputable resources: Attention Deficit Disorder Association … Continue reading

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