Paper Management: Make Time to Shred

Unfortunately, these days we are all increasingly at risk of identity theft. We need to be vigilant about managing our personal information, so it doesn’t fall into the wrong hands. This can be difficult when we’re constantly receiving this information in the mail. No one wants to hang onto every piece of paper that has […]

Craft Organizing: Creative Storage for Your Yarn

Craft Organizing: Creative Storage for Your Yarn

Have you caught Spring fever yet? Are you eager to pack away the down comforters and buy new warm-weather bedding to brighten up your bedroom?  After your purchase, DON’T TOSS THAT GREAT ZIPPERED PLASTIC BAG your new goodies came in! Instead, save it for some easy craft organizing. Use the bag to store all the great yarn that […]

Preparing Breakfast Ahead of Time

A Gift from Friends Recently, some friends stayed in our home while we were away for a short holiday.  When we returned, they had left a pan of baked oatmeal in our refrigerator as a thank you gift.  It was one of the best things they could have given us! Not only was the baked […]

Simplifying Holiday Thank-You Notes

Growing up, my mother always had me write thank you notes whenever I received gifts.  I appreciate her doing that (especially since I’m sure I didn’t cooperate all the time).  But now it’s second nature, and I enjoy sending them because I know they’ll make someone feel good.  Here are a few tips to make […]