We were fortunate to have had such a mild winter, but aren’t you happy spring is here? I am. I especially like all the vibrant colors of spring, but we couldn’t have those colors without a few rain drops. As we enter the month of April with all its rain showers, I want to talk to you about faulty windshield wipers. Specifically, how I see those wipers as being just like the lack of maintenance in the process of organizing.
We all know what it’s like when our car windshield wipers don’t work; they leave smudges and streaks; they create vision problems; we have to keep spraying and cleaning; they’re frustrating. Those smudges and streaks are like pockets of clutter and piles of stuff. Those vision problems are like stress and its side effects. The constant spraying is like our procrastinated efforts to organize. And the frustration is just that, frustration.
Maintaining order takes time and some self discipline, but the key is to not give up or let the situation get out of control. My top 5 maintenance tips are…
Please share with me what works for you.