Category Archives: goal setting

Reader question – Jumpstart Your Spring Cleaning Routine

Photo by Idea go I can’t believe it’s mid-April already! While some people start spring cleaning in February, others are still contemplating how to get motivated to clean before next spring rolls around. A reader who dreads the process wants to … Continue reading

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What’s in Your Linen Closet?

March 16-22 is Clean Out Your Closet Week. The linen closet usually is a small project that can be finished in a short time, so it’s a good place to start.   My linen closet was functional and I knew … Continue reading

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Don’t Bank on Resolutions

  Photo by franky242 It’s almost New Year’s Eve, when scores of people make promises they have no intention of keeping. Well, maybe they intend to keep them, but they don’t know how. If you’re resolved to be more … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary!

Photo by Stuart Miles This week marks the 10th anniversary of the founding of Organized by Marcie TM. Ten years ago, on my birthday, I realized my dream of becoming a Professional Organizer. I had experienced three layoffs in five … Continue reading

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When Can You Retire?

It’s Labor Day in the United States, a day we celebrate workers. If you are working currently, you may be looking forward to the day when you can retire. Do you know how much money you’ll need to save to … Continue reading

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Quote: Procrastination

Photo by Rawich The first Wednesday in September is Fight Procrastination Day. This year, it’s September 3, which is next week. I can procrastinate as well as anyone; however, I also know that when there are things to be done, I … Continue reading

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Quote: Let Go of Perfection

Photo by artemisphoto I’m trying to buy a new (to me) car. My current car is 15 years old. Aside from the fact that the car has been dependable, the thought of buying another car keeps me from replacing the … Continue reading

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