Category Archives: Quick and Easy

Back on track    1.2.12

9 hours until everyone clears out of the house. This time tomorrow I will no longer be serving meals every four hours, doing laundry everyday, cleaning up after various kids’/husband’s messes and sharing the i Pad with everyone in my … Continue reading

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Found money    12.10.11

My grandmother, Edythe, could make two’s out of one’s. She was a product of the depression and great at managing money and keeping her discounts organized. She believed not only was a penny saved a penny earned, but money was … Continue reading

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Zippity do da    11.11.11

While I have chronicled my father’s love of bags, my mother is having a equally disturbing affair with a different kind of bag, zip lock. Zip lock bags are my mother’s drug of choice. She uses them for every type of storage … Continue reading

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Love at first sight    10.25.11

We needed no introduction. We never dated. It was love at first site. Where else could I find a partner that made me feel whole, centered, and best of all organized?  That’s right – I am talking about my label … Continue reading

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Gentle organizing    10.19.11

You heard your mother say it a million times. “Make your bed!!!” she would yell from a hallway, staircase or bedroom. In the early years it seemed daunting with all those sheets, blankets and cumbersome bedspreads. Now, in my later … Continue reading

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