Let's get the New Year off to a great start with these amazing motivational quotes. I've picked 5 of my favourite quotes to hopefully inspire you and get you moving in whatever you need help with when January comes around. Good luck, and I'd love to know how you get on! I love the … [Read more...] about 5 MOTIVATIONAL QUOTES TO KICKSTART THE NEW YEAR
The most frequently asked question I hear about getting organised at home and in life is "Where should I start?"
.... followed swiftly by "and how should I get started /motivate myself to get it all done?"
If you're in this stage of getting organised, then you're in exactly the right place.
When you decide you want to get things sorted and create a simpler life, the whole process of what's needed can be really daunting, and overwhelm can set in all too quickly.
To combat this for you, I've written articles on all sorts of things you may well be wanting to know at this point - and broken them down into easy to find categories: -
Simply click on one of the images above to go to articles written about that specific thing, or you can scroll down this page to find all the articles waiting for you...
I hope they're useful, and I'm really looking forward to helping you along your journey to getting the life, and home, that you want.
How to create a backup plan that works - tips and ideas. If you woke up ill one day, would you be able to sort the kids / your home / your work / yourself? This backup plan will help you do just that - so let's get started and make EVERY part of your life that bit easier - even if you did … [Read more...] about WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF YOU FELL ILL? – WHY HAVING A BACKUP PLAN IS CRUCIAL
When you have too much on your plate, the only thing you want to do is have a little ME TIME. If this seems too hard to even contemplate squeezing into your schedule, then think again!. Me time can help you in SO many ways, that you really can't afford to miss it out. It doesn't have to take loads … [Read more...] about 20 AMAZING ‘ME TIME’ IDEAS FOR INSPIRATION WHEN YOU NEED SOME TIME TO YOURSELF
If you're busy doing task after task to get your home and life sorted, then you may be feeling tired and a little unloved and under-appreciated. Why not reward yourself a little? It will give you some motivation, and a well earned treat. If you like the idea, here are 32 ideas to get you … [Read more...] about 32 BRILLIANT WAYS TO REWARD YOURSELF FOR A JOB WELL DONE
I've put together an amazing list of 31 ways to simplify life easily. Change your life little by little and make things easier for yourself. Find out more about ways to make life streamlined starting right now! One of the main things myself and ALL my friends seem to say is that we … [Read more...] about 31 AMAZING WAYS TO SIMPLIFY LIFE – STARTING RIGHT NOW
Do you have a 5 year plan or do you think it's a waste of time?. When you read this, you'll see exactly why it's such a great idea that can really change how you live - and how you get to where you ultimately want to be - in 5 years!. Let me ask you a couple of questions... When … [Read more...] about HOW TO CREATE A 5 YEAR PLAN
If you've ever asked yourself " How do I start my morning well?" then you're in the right place! Adding some morning habits to your routine as soon as you wake up will literally change how you feel each morning - in a really positive way. After all, the habits you do every day can truly make or … [Read more...] about 25 EASY MORNING HABITS THAT WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE – ONE MORNING AT A TIME
How to get motivated when the last thing you feel like doing is anything at all... This can be a huge issue for most of us at some time or another, so I thought I'd follow on from a similar post I wrote a while back, and tackle this today by sharing some more easy solutions to help. If you're … [Read more...] about HOW TO GET MOTIVATED – 7 EASY WAYS TO GET THINGS DONE
Following on from my post this week to show you how to set a new years resolution that lasts - I wanted to give you my list of 101 new years resolution ideas for inspiration. I'd love to know which you end up doing (or if you have any to add to the list!) so please leave a comment at the end of … [Read more...] about 101 INSPIRING NEW YEARS RESOLUTION IDEAS – WHICH WILL YOU TRY?
Do you set new years resolutions every year? Do you manage to stick to them? Do you like the idea of setting new years resolutions, or do you think they are a waste of time? Well - today I wanted to talk a little about resolutions, and my fail-proof way of thinking about them so that you set … [Read more...] about THE FAIL PROOF WAY OF CREATING NEW YEARS RESOLUTIONS THAT LAST…
We all need a little motivation from time to time, and so I have gathered together some of my favourite motivational quotes, those that are specifically related to clutter and decluttering. If you are in the process of decluttering and organising anywhere in your home, I'm sure you will find at … [Read more...] about 5 MOTIVATIONAL QUOTES TO HELP YOU DECLUTTER
Do you ever wonder how some people can get so much done - whereas others struggle to just get through the day? I do - often - and I wanted to look today at why this may be. Why do some people have no time at all, when others can find the time to do everything they want to do? - … [Read more...] about DON’T HAVE TIME TO GET THINGS DONE?… THINK AGAIN
I love quotes, and inspirational quotes are a way to get a little positivity into my day quickly and easily. They can really help to give a boost to the day, as they enable you to see things from a different perspective, especially if you are having a tough day - which, lets face it, we all … [Read more...] about 3 INSPIRATIONAL QUOTES TO BOOST YOUR DAY
Does your TO DO list drive you mad? Do you work through as much as you can each day, only to find that you have added on as many as you have taken off - if not more? - You are not alone, and this post can help you tackle your TO DO list in 5 easy steps so you can take back control once and for … [Read more...] about HOW TO TACKLE A NEVER ENDING TO DO LIST – IN 5 EASY STEPS
I wrote a post a few weeks ago on setting goals in line with the seasons, and why that works really well. As I class the start of the spring season as the start of March, it's a time when I will be looking at what I want to achieve within the next 3 months, and you may well be too. As such, I … [Read more...] about 11 UPLIFTING QUOTES TO INSPIRE YOU AND YOUR GOALS
January is naturally a time of year when we start to look forward. There are expectations of the year ahead, and promises to be made to ensure that this year really will count. As a result of looking ahead we also tend to look back at the year that's just passed as well. Hindsight is a fantastic … [Read more...] about Why setting goals in line with the seasons works so well
We often start to think at this time of year about getting more organised, and have the best of intentions of doing so. However, it is really easy to get overwhelmed by such a large sounding job, that it can easily get forgotten in the rush of day to day life. This blog, of course, is all about how … [Read more...] about How to get organised – the ultimate guide to getting started
Wanting to do something and actually getting the motivation to get it done are very different things. You may have the longing to get your home sorted (more organised, rooms decorated etc...) but the key to actually getting up and doing it is to have the drive to get you started. That's where … [Read more...] about 3 WAYS TO CREATE A MOTIVATIONAL ATMOSPHERE IN YOUR HOME
I write a lot of posts about how to get more organised, how to simplify life, and how to generally make things easier at home - that's the theme of this blog after all! - but I wanted to take a little time out today to talk about something that crops up quite a lot, which is being hard on … [Read more...] about STOP THE NEGATIVITY – YOU’RE DOING YOUR BEST RIGHT NOW…
Are you a perfectionist? This post is all about trying to aim for perfect and how this can work against you in your life if you're not careful. As a "recovering perfectionist" myself this is something very close to my heart, so I hope that if this rings true for you, these words help you to get more … [Read more...] about Let go of perfect and get more done!