Focus and Finish!

Focus and Finish!

Jessica glanced at the clock again and grunted in frustration.  In just 15 minutes, she would have to leave to pick up her daughter from pre-school, and those precious few hours of freedom would be over. Yet again, she had run around all morning, but hadn’t finished...
Don’t Clean Out Your Garage!

Don’t Clean Out Your Garage!

Wait, what?  Most garages are stuffed to the brim, totally disorganized, and badly in need of an overhaul.  Of course we should clean out the garage! It sounds very strange for a home management professional to say something like that.  But I have actually never...
The Wish List Opportunity

The Wish List Opportunity

“What would you like for Christmas this year?” How many times will our kids be asked that question?  Santa, grandparents, teachers, neighbors, and friends all seem to be very interested in what is on the wish list.  Even though they are simply being friendly and...
Shopping Forward

Shopping Forward

Have you ever stood in front of your closet, trying to choose an outfit, but nothing seems to work? After trying on three or four combinations, we grumble in frustration, “I have nothing to wear!” We have a closet filled with garments, most of which we bought for...
The Christmas Gratitude Plan

The Christmas Gratitude Plan

What happened when your kids opened their gift last Christmas? Chances are, every time they saw a new toy, they wanted to rip open the box and begin playing with it immediately. Maybe you got them to say thank you to the relative before they opened the gift. But at...