The first thirty years of my life my plan was to be late to half of my appointments and to forget about the other half, to never accomplish anything, and to hate myself. The next fifteen years my plan was to start getting organized and start being the sort of person I could trust to get stuff done and get me places in a reliable fashion. I like myself a lot better now and we have a lot more fun together. Continue reading
I’ve had ideas of writing a book for about ten years now. You’d think that was enough to time to have written one but I was kind of busy. First of all, I was busy parenting and simply getting my act together. I became such a mess the first twenty years of my life that I spent the next twenty years digging myself out of the hole that my bad education had gotten me into. I also wasted a lot of time trying to figure out what other people wanted me to do and then running around like a circus animal doing it. Continue reading
Save Your Battery Life
Would you like to know how to make your cell phone battery last all day? I did! Continue reading
I claim that I want to be organized and that I want a calm and simple life so why do I keep starting project after project?
That’s a good question.
My only excuse is that we have needs. We need an education and money and better health and more fun and the time slips away and the chaos builds. Continue reading
You know how when you see someone do something awesome and it makes you want to do it too except you don’t know how so you try it and you’re terrible but you keep trying and you keep being terrible? Continue reading
I love paper. I love beautiful books and fountain pens. I love writing things down and turning the pages in my planner. It’s sad that handwriting has become so obsolete that they don’t even teach in schools anymore. Continue reading
Because our DNA is so important I would like to suggest that we think a little harder and plan a little better before we create more of it. Continue reading
I’ve been blogging long enough to know that…
I can’t believe it’s the end of December and I haven’t written once about not buying junk for Christmas! I hope you didn’t buy a bunch of junk for Christmas.
I did a fun project the other day and it reminded me of the good old days when I used to blog about organizing. Continue reading