First Q&A from reader! What do I do with all of that school stuff at end of year?!

Last week I received an organizing question from a friend + reader {actually, I consider ALL of my readers friends – am so very thankful for each you : ) and I thought it’d be neat to share with you how I handle, and then get ideas from YOU! {Kristen’s} QUESTION:  Now that school is out (YEAH!), I need to go through all the work and books, which seem to be growing!  What do...
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Summer Lovin’ … Do this for more of it

It feels like yesterday we were getting together all of our school supplies for the first day of school.  And now, ready or not, summer is official in our house – i.e.: “School’s out : )!!!” {my kids} “School’s out #@%*!?! {me} After a few weeks of – “Wow, the boys will be home with me pretty much all day – what are we going to do???”,...
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Are you TOO organized? Avoid these 5 mistakes

As much as I crave order, there IS an overboard line you can cross. Here are 5 ways being “too organized” can work AGAINST you: 1.  Setting up TOO many categories: When setting up your filing system (in your file cabinet OR computer), the goal is to be able to:  FIND what you need QUICKLY …. AND put papers (or documents, etc) EASILY. Many of us – with good intentions, of...
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5 Fabulous {organizing on a budget} Tools

I’m all about saving $ when it makes sense to me. {And I also recognize the value of spending more when it makes sense. But that’s a different post.} Today, I’ll share five of my favorite inexpensive “tools”{all under $3 dollars!} you can use to get organized: 1.  Twistie ties: for neatening up out of control cords: from the ones that come with your camera to those...
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My favorite organizing tool {FIRST blog video!} + more…!

Quite a lot going on here behind the scenes at Angela Harris Design! Will share three things I’m excited about: #1:  VIDEO LOVE!  I’ve been learning how to make videos that I can use on my blog and workshops and have created my very 1st video. This one will be a part of the “Weekly Planning Kit” new subscribers will receive when they join my address book. {For my...
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