Create your very own DIY Memory Jar for the New Year, and have a simple and quick way of capturing those special little moments as they crop up throughout the year. When you get to the end of the year, you will love looking back and reminiscing (or even read them when you need a … [Read more...] about DIY MEMORY JAR TO CAPTURE THOSE SPECIAL MOMENTS – INCL. FREE PRINTABLES
Collect this years memories together in a gorgeous free printable sheet to keep and look back at for years to come. Simply print out the memory sheet and fill it in. It's such an easy way of remembering the year, and I hope you love it! When you get to the end of the year it's … [Read more...] about THIS YEARS MEMORIES – A FREE PRINTABLE FOR THE END OF THE YEAR
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
Things getting on top of you? Paper piles building? For a whole variety of reasons, this happens to us all, and when it does, it's crucial to get back on track asap. Sometimes all it takes is to step back from your day to day life and refocus - and that's what I'm talking about today. We all need to … [Read more...] about DO YOU NEED TO TAKE A DAY TO GET BACK ON TRACK?…
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
So - you're sorted!. You've decluttered and organised things so that your home is supporting how you live, and your life is as easy as it can be. The question that I get asked a lot from readers at this stage is - "How can you keep it that way - How can you stay organised for life?" After all … [Read more...] about 9 AMAZINGLY EFFECTIVE WAYS TO STAY ORGANISED FOR LIFE
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…
Today I wanted to tell you a story - it is one of those stories that has stayed with me for years, and has a great lesson to learn that will help you get your priorities in order and understand how you can use your time to get where you want to get in life. I hope you enjoy, and I'd love to know … [Read more...] about How full is your jar? – Getting your priorities straight
Do you ever take the time to have a go at taking stock of things in your life? Sometimes, however organised we are, things can overwhelm us, and taking stock is whats needed to get back to a sense of normality as quickly as possible. Usually we stray off course due to something out of our control … [Read more...] about The importance of taking stock once in a while
Have you ever wondered why some things seem to stay organised when others just refuse?! The more stubborn to keep organised items are usually things that you also use more often, and therefore have more need to be organised. SO frustrating! Keeping something organised is where the trouble … [Read more...] about So you organised something? – don’t stop now!
The simple answer - yes! Surprisingly for some, messy houses can be organised, just like minimal houses can be disorganised. Organisation is more about the functionality of the house rather than the aesthetics. It ensures that everyone knows whats happening, where they should be and where … [Read more...] about Can I get my messy house organised, and still be messy?
Are you paranoid that your home is worse than anyone else? Do you ask yourself why it seems that yours is the only home that nothing has a place, or if it does have one, noone puts it there? Are you afraid to have guests over for fear of what they think? You're not alone - in fact - we all … [Read more...] about Is it just me?
You have started getting more organised because you want to change certain parts of your home or life that aren't working as well for you as they could be. It may be small tweaks or large changes, point is that you want to change something. So you start to make these changes, and feel like … [Read more...] about Do you know how far you’ve come?
It probably seems like such a weird thing for me to be saying, after all, I run a site all about getting organised, but I really do think that we can all become too organised, and its a fine line! The quest for the perfectly organised home and life can take over everything - leaving you with more … [Read more...] about Can You Be TOO Organised?!
Myself and my family have just been away for a long weekend - having picked the sunniest and hottest October weekend on record (temp in the late 20's!). While we were away it struck me that although this was a great holiday, and felt very relaxing, it wasn't a "much needed" one, like so many … [Read more...] about WHEN IS A HOLIDAY NOT A HOLIDAY? …