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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Remember that vacation? Here’s an easy, fun, stylish way

Last week I took a blog break while on spring break. All of that anticipation for a fun time away… then you’re back into the normal swing of things. That vacay feel has completely vacated. And the memories? Within a few weeks, I’ll find myself asking, “Where did we go again for spring break?” Here is a fun, easy, inexpensive and stylish {great combo!} idea to help...
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I don’t have a junk drawer – but I DO have these

Do I have a junk drawer?  No.  But I do have places that contain random “stuff.” Here are a few of my homes for things with no homes: Screws, little pieces of whatever go into this zip lock bag which I keep in our “indoor tool” box: Those little game and puzzle pieces that end up under the sofa, behind the cushions, etc… when I find, I’ll toss into this...
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