Have trouble getting rid of stuff? 6 barriers + strategies to overcome them

Take a look around your home or office. How much do you see that’s broken, not loved {or even liked}, not used or needs to be returned? This “stuff” may seem innocent enough but it’s actually a huge drain both visually AND mentally. The good news: moving it out of your space will give you immediate satisfaction – something we all crave. First, I’ll arm you...
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Being prepared on the go: 5 must-haves + exciting b-t-s news

School started today – for my youngest. And it’ll hopefully start tomorrow for my oldest (who’s under-the-weather…of all days!!!!). Even though I’m still in summertime mode (taking care of my 11-year old), today feels more like “New Year’s Day” than January 1st. Starting a new chapter – for my kids and self… love this time of year! (BTW,...
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Back-to-School Organized: Do these 5 things now!

Wow. It seems like last week I was writing this post about school being OUT for the summer.  And here it is – less than two weeks before it all starts back up. Once again, mixed feelings. Believe me, there are days I feel like – HELP!!! How much longer is summer going to last??! But, I have to admit I’m getting a little lump in my throat thinking about summer wrapping up and...
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4 mistakes I {used to} make when buying something new

Do you ask yourself any of these questions when you {TRY TO} use something you’ve purchased?  If so, here’s how I’ve solved – saving myself lots of stress, $, time and frustration: 1. “What was I thinking when I bought this?”   Over the years, how often have you bought something that didn’t work like it was supposed to? And then tossed it into your...
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My secret for getting SO much more done

Do you have enough time in the day to get all of your stuff done?  If your answer is “Are you kidding me? Heck no!” then keep reading… HOW LONG WOULD IT TAKE?  First of all, there is not a single person I know {friend, client, myself!} who can get it “all” done. In fact, I’ve read studies such as, “If you add up how long it’d take to do every item...
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