• POSTED: 01.17.2011
    What's New?

    Midday Connection “Simplify Your Life” Nationwide Class!

    “Simplify Your Life for a NEW Organized You!” (8 Mondays) January 10 & 24, February 7 & 21, March 7 &  21, April 4 &  18 Mondays 10 a.m. PCT/Noon CST  Archives at * www.middayconnection.org Are you ready to REALLY get organized and stay that way? With personalized teaching from The Organizing Pro, Marcia Ramsland, […]

  • POSTED: 01.07.2011
    Get Organized!, Home Improvement

    10 Daily Time Saving Habits

    The faster the pace of your life, the more organized you need to be. Excellent personal habits can save you a lot of time and distraction. And good time habits can give you the time you need to get things done. Let’s start with Ten Time Saving Tips for every day: 1) Make your bed […]

  • POSTED: 01.07.2011
    Paperwork, Time Management

    The Two Minute Pickup For Paperwork

    Before you walk away from your desk, spend two minutes tying up loose ends such as: 1. Clear off the center of your desk and jot down your next three action items for your return. 2. Straighten the papers you were working on and put away any files. 3. Enter new information into your database […]

  • POSTED: 01.07.2011
    Family

    Family Time Tips to Stay Ahead

    Effective Family Time Tips How far ahead of your family do you need to be to stay to stay organized? * Toddlers: Be five minutes ahead of them, otherwise your day will begin with a downward spiral as you sleepily eye the messy kitchen and hear your little ones proudly announce: “Mommy, we made breakfast!” […]

  • POSTED: 01.07.2011
    Home Improvement, Paperwork

    The Mail Toss

    The mail has been delivered. So what are you going to do once you’ve carried that mail from the mailbox? First, turn over the pile of mail and slit it open with a letter opener (unless it’s some junk mail, like another credit card come-on, that you can confidently toss right into the Recycle bin […]

  • POSTED: 01.07.2011
    Family, Home Improvement

    Never Tell a Child: “Go Clean Your Room!”

    What?! Yes, that’s right. Telling a child to “Go clean your room” is like telling an adult, “Go clean the garage or the basement!” It is overwhelming. Instead direct your child to one specific task: “Go make your bed,” or “Put away all your clothes,” or “Clean everything off the floor.” Five Steps to a […]

  • POSTED: 01.07.2011
    Family, Home Improvement

    10 Tips to Speed Up Laundry!

    While laundry will be an ongoing part of life, it doesn’t have to be never ending. Here are some tips to stay on track through the most difficult parts, sorting and putting away: 1. Place a wall clock above the washer and dryer. 2. Be ready to move clothes to the next step after thirty […]

  • POSTED: 01.07.2011
    Paperwork, Time Management

    Can A “To Do List” Help Me?

    Put Your “To Do List” To Work For You! Put simply, a To-Do list is a list of actions you want to remember or need to accomplish in a given day or short time period. It solves the problem of “I forgot …” and relieves the worry that you won’t remember a need that comes […]