Recycling / Upcycling / Selling and Buying Furniture

What do you do with old or unwanted furniture when it’s no longer serving your needs? Unfortunately, the EPA estimates that 80% of furniture and furnishings end up in a landfill (2018 data). In 2018, 9,680 tons of furniture ended up in landfills while only 40 tons were recycled. That’s a lot of furniture! Fortunately,Continue reading “Recycling / Upcycling / Selling and Buying Furniture”

Cutting Down On Your Household Use of Paper and Plastic

Being that Earth Day is coming up this week it has got me thinking about some of the ways that I can make sure I am being conscious about the health of our beautiful planet. Over the years I have made an effort to cut down on the amount of plastic and paper products thatContinue reading “Cutting Down On Your Household Use of Paper and Plastic”

Is It Time to Break Up With Your Filing Cabinet?

One question that keeps coming up over and over is whether or not you still need a filing cabinet. We have become much more paperless than we have in the past, and more and more documents are being stored electronically. But what do you do with those things that are still hard copies, and stillContinue reading “Is It Time to Break Up With Your Filing Cabinet?”

Organized Priorities Monthly Book Recommendation

April 2021 Each month I recommend something that I have read, want to read, or may currently be reading, which may give you some value. The books may be business-related, self-help, home organization, or just entertainment. This month I am recommending one that I am about to read. This book is highly regarded by almostContinue reading “Organized Priorities Monthly Book Recommendation”

Cleaning and Decluttering Dresser Drawers

For the past two weeks, we spent quite a bit of time organizing and decluttering household closets and going over the basics of Spring cleaning. I hope that you found some of the information inspiring enough to do some purging and cleaning of your own. While I am good at decluttering my closet on aContinue reading “Cleaning and Decluttering Dresser Drawers”

Monthly and Yearly To-Do Lists

With so many other things going on in your life it might be hard to remember exactly when you last did something. Things like cleaning the gutters, or going to the dentist may not enter your consciousness until something goes wrong…the gutters are overflowing and water is going everywhere, or your tooth is aching andContinue reading “Monthly and Yearly To-Do Lists”