Recently someone asked if my filing system still consisted of piles everywhere because they know I struggled with filing in the past. While that question would have made me squirm at one time, now I laugh at it because I found a great way to get … [Read more...] about Filing for the File Challenged or How to Get Rid of the Paper PilesLike what you see here? Click here for ways to support the Moving Toward Better mission.
Cleaning and Organization
If you have piles and messes and cleaning and organization are foreign words, this is your lucky day. Every personality, especially those who struggle with cleaning and organizing, can create the home of your dreams. The big secret is cleaning and organizing your way instead of the "right" way. My mom was born understanding cleaning and organization. She did laundry on Monday, went to the grocery on Tuesday, cleaned on Friday. I hated that rigidity of that and how boring housework was. Then I had children, and I needed to keep my home clean and organized, but I couldn't do it my mom's way because my personality was so different from hers. Fortunately, I found a better way, and you can too.
Boy stink is a thing. That isn't a comment on anything except how boys, particularly active teenage boys, smell. I didn’t realize boy stink was a thing until a girl mom pointed it out. It nearly ruined a good carpool. I loved carpools. I know … [Read more...] about Boy Stink and what to do about itLike what you see here? Click here for ways to support the Moving Toward Better mission.
Do you have a family calendar? If not, why not? When I had multiple children at home with different schedules, the family calendar saved my sanity daily. My children and husband learned quickly that if they wanted me to remember something, writing … [Read more...] about The Blessing and Necessity of a Family CalendarLike what you see here? Click here for ways to support the Moving Toward Better mission.
Everyone has routines. Learning that was powerful. What’s even more powerful is learning that creating better routines can improve your life drastically without changing your life drastically. That sounds crazy but, it's true. By creating a few new … [Read more...] about Creating routines that make life easierLike what you see here? Click here for ways to support the Moving Toward Better mission.
Writing and recording your actions is the fastest way to change your life. Speaker Tony Robbins says that a life worth living is worth recording. There’s a Chinese proverb that says “The palest ink is better than the best memory.” What’s so important … [Read more...] about Writing down your goals for faster successLike what you see here? Click here for ways to support the Moving Toward Better mission.