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Unpacking Tips – After the Move

Packing up and moving can be overwhelming on its own, but the unpacking always seems to be the hardest of all. It’s usually late and you’re exhausted from the process. After stressing about the entire moving process and the big move, unpacking is just about the last thing anyone wants
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9 Tools to Get Organized in Times of Crisis

When we face upheaval in our lives – whether family illness, loss of a job, death or other crisis, it can be really overwhelming. That is how I felt recently when my mom was diagnosed with acute lymphocytic leukemia. To compound things, my dad has dementia and since my mom is his prim
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9 Organizing Mistakes to Avoid

I’ve compiled a list of 9 Organizing Mistakes to Avoid to help you sidestep the most common roadblocks to a well-organized space and schedule, both at home and at the office. 1. Not knowing your personal organizing style – When it comes to organizing, one of the key elements is to und
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7 Smart Things To Do Before the End of the Year

With the New Year just around the corner,  there are 7 things you can do right now to wrap up this year with gratitude, order and a sense of well being.  Check out my 7 Smart things to do before the end of the year!     Replenish your wardrobe – Take advantage of the m
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15 Compelling Reasons to Get Organized NOW!

We all know the benefits of being better organized – less stress, greater productivity, better work/life balance, more time and overall more happiness. Below is a list of stats (some totally fun like #7 “Men were three times as likely to cook dinner if they owned a spice r
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Overcoming Overwhelm

3 years ago, my father –  full of life, a man who loved his work – suddenly stopped working. The turn of events was dramatic and shocking.  He was 78 at the time and although physically strong and healthy, he was starting to forget things. We mobilized quickly to understan
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Routines – Boring or Brilliant?

  I often start my day with a morning bike ride. It leaves me feeling refreshed and invigorated. I’ve been taking the same route on this particular bike path in Brooklyn, NY for years.  I take Max out of his basket  at the same spot every day and he runs alongside me for th
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3 Secrets for Effective Time Management

 Let’s face it, we can’t do it all ourselves and we can’t do it all at once.  If you find your schedule cluttered and unwieldy, with missed appointments, a voluminous master task list and endless to do’s slipping through the cracks, it’s time to streamlin
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How to Reclaim Your Schedule and Your Time

To reclaim your schedule and your life it is important to first have a “base line” of how you are  currently spending your time. The next step is to get clear about how you want to be spending  your time and finally to re-configure your schedule so it reflects your long te
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How to Set Goals Effectively – The 3 P's

Goals by Brian Tracy The 3 P‘s for Effective Goal Setting (From the book “Goals” by Brian Tracey) Setting meaningful, long-term goals is a giant step toward achieving your dreams. In turn, setting and achieving short-term goals can help you accomplish the tasks you’ll need
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