Sorting, Organizing, and Filing Your Paper Piles

Part two of our series to help you dig out of your paper mountain. Recently on the Organized Priorities blog, I talked about doing a paper sort to start to get some of your paper piles under control. If you want to catch up you can check out that post by clicking here. At theContinue reading “Sorting, Organizing, and Filing Your Paper Piles”

How To Start Tackling Your Paper Piles

Paper clutter is a problem for many of us! There is a constant inflow of mail – the mail you need and the junk mail. There are papers that come home from school with kids, and papers that come home from activities. Then there are recipes that you wrote down or tore out of aContinue reading “How To Start Tackling Your Paper Piles”

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?”

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”

Closet Cleaning Recap

Since last week was National Clutter Awareness Week and National Clean Your Closet Week it was great to focus on cleaning out our closets. This was also the beginning of what we are calling Operation Spring Cleaning and Decluttering. That is going to continue this week as we transition into National Cleaning Week (there isContinue reading “Closet Cleaning Recap”