The key to the zone method is to declutter small areas at a time, and to work efficiently to make the most of your labor and keep those areas organized.
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My mom used to carry around her Covey planner like it was life. She called it her “brain.” I remember when she lost her brain, she offered us one dollar to help her find it. I always thought it was funny that her brain was so important because, as a kid, I just didn’t see what was […]
On a recent Saturday, my daughter and I completed some serious spring cleaning in her room that was long overdue. As we meticulously went through each drawer, hanger, and shelf, we made piles for recycling, trash, and donations. Some items were easy to categorize: Clothes that were too small, toys no longer touched, parts of […]
Dryer is going. Come on. Hurry. I need my skinny jeans for my trip. My bag is almost packed, kids are running around the house playing indoor tag, a conference call is supposed to start in 10 minutes, second cup of coffee is brewing in my Keurig (a.k.a. my BFF), and my flight leaves in […]
In my previous life I had a job that I loved. I was a youth minister and in my opinion, really just got paid to have fun. Don’t get me wrong, it was hard work, sometimes thankless, the hours were rough, and sometimes did not mesh well with my desire to sleep, but it was […]