Baby Steps, Productivity, Random Ramblings

First Rule of Planning Goals: We Don’t Talk About Our Goals #Productivity #Goals

We’re on the cusp of a new year with all of its shiny promises of hope, fulfillment, and fresh opportunities. As a blogger, it seems logical to announce our plans for the future, to tell our readers our goals in order to stay accountable. That’s what I do. That’s what everyone else does, right? We… Continue reading First Rule of Planning Goals: We Don’t Talk About Our Goals #Productivity #Goals

Baby Steps, Random Ramblings

Week One of Family Circle’s 31-Day Detox Challenge #Organizing

As of Monday, I've cleared off the paper piles near the front door, cleaned out my purse, organized 2 pantry cabinets in my kitchen, organized the bin with all the family's winter hats and gloves, organized the cleaning supplies in my laundry room, and organized the pet cubbies. I've pitched a lot of stuff I… Continue reading Week One of Family Circle’s 31-Day Detox Challenge #Organizing

Baby Steps, Organizing, Random Ramblings

My To Do List and Newton’s First Law of Motion

I had a small list of things I wanted to accomplish today, but I almost didn't start my list because of ONE task: back to school shoe shopping with my kiddo. I don't enjoy shoe shopping. I never have. Taking a teenager to buy shoes makes ME feel angsty and whiney. Mind you, my son… Continue reading My To Do List and Newton’s First Law of Motion