Entries by Janine Cavanaugh, CPO®

Goal achievement

Organizing is just like goal achievement. Practice these 4 principles to reach your 2023 organizing goals. 4 Ds to goal achievement Desire = what do you want to achieve Direction = plan how to get there Dedication = commit to your goal Discipline = work at it every day  

Staying organized during the holidays

5 Helpful tips on how to stay organized during the holidays Write everything down. Make shopping list, to do list, mailing list, decorations list, meal list. Getting it out of your head really does help. Delegate tasks to others and allow them to do it their way. Examples are household chores, grocery shopping, trips to […]

Books and stuff

November already?
November has arrived and I’m still asking myself what happened to October. I’m not quite ready for the winter months, but there are two cold-weather activities that I’m looking forward to, snuggling up on the couch with a good book and scrapbooking my vacation photos. What are you looking forward to this winter?

November 5th is Book Lovers Day
Did you like to read as a kid? I did not, that’s why my sisters are so surprised when I tell them about a good book I’ve just read. I read all the time now.

All or Nothing

Have you ever convinced yourself that you can’t start an organizing project, or any type of project because you wouldn’t be able to finish it. Do you tell yourself that it’s not worth starting if you can’t finish. This is an all or nothing attitude. The idea that we have to do the whole project gets in […]