Organization 101

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Where do I START organizing? That's the number one question I get asked as a professional organizer. And while that is a loaded question with multiple "right" answers, I have decided to start all of my clients with a simple system I call The Sunday Basket. It's not magic, and you don't have to use a basket... any bag or box will do. You see, organization is a way of living, and "being … [Read more...]

Helping You Add Minutes To Your Day: Part 6 – Plan Your Week On Sunday Night

Add minutes to your days by planning your week on Sunday nights.

Tip number 6: Plan Your Week on Sunday Night. This is one of my original blog posts from 2012. :) Since then, I have written a bazillion posts about the Sunday Basket Planning System and 10 tasks you can do on Sunday to save 10 hours the following week! It seems time is going faster and my life is getting busier by the day. Every Sunday night, I take my planner and plan out the following … [Read more...]

The Sunday Basket: Week 18 – Organized Bill Payment

Organized Bill Payment | Organize 365

I could not do nearly the amount of work I do if I did not have a weekly paper organization and planning system. The Sunday Basket has increased my productivity, reduced our late fees and generally created sanity in our home. If this is the first time you've heard of the term "Sunday Basket," well, that's because I made it up! You can read all about how the Sunday Basket came to be … [Read more...]

The Sunday Basket: Week 17 – Memories and Photos

Weekly Paper Organization and Planning

I could not do nearly the amount of work I do if I did not have a weekly paper organization and planning system. The Sunday Basket has increased my productivity, reduced our late fees and generally created sanity in our home. If this is the first time you've heard of the term "Sunday Basket," well, that's because I made it up! You can read all about how the Sunday Basket came to be … [Read more...]

Why I Use a Medium Market Longaberger Basket for my Sunday Basket

Why I Use a Medium Market Longaberger Basket For My Sunday Basket | Organize 365

17 years ago when I started my direct sales business, I chose between being a Longaberger consultant and being a Creative Memories consultant I chose to be a Creative Memories consultant because my father said that everyone had photos and needed help getting them organized. And that ended up being a great business decision. But I did not stop loving the Longaberger baskets, and I ended up … [Read more...]

The Sunday Basket: Week 15 – Dates and the Family Calendar

Weekly Paper Organization and Planning

I could not do nearly the amount of work I do if I did not have a weekly paper organization and planning system. The Sunday Basket has increased my productivity, reduced our late fees and generally created sanity in our home. If this is the first time you've heard of the term "Sunday Basket," well, that's because I made it up! You can read all about how the Sunday Basket came to be … [Read more...]

The Sunday Basket: Week 14 – Travel

Weekly Paper Organization and Planning

I could not do nearly the amount of work I do if I did not have a weekly paper organization and planning system. The Sunday Basket has increased my productivity, reduced our late fees and generally created sanity in our home. If this is the first time you've heard of the term "Sunday Basket," well, that's because I made it up! You can read all about how the Sunday Basket came to be … [Read more...]

The Sunday Basket: Week 13 – Quarterly Review

Weekly Paper Organization and Planning

I could not do nearly the amount of work I do if I did not have a weekly paper organization and planning system. The Sunday Basket has increased my productivity, reduced our late fees and generally created sanity in our home. If this is the first time you've heard of the term "Sunday Basket," well, that's because I made it up! You can read all about how the Sunday Basket came to be … [Read more...]

The Sunday Basket: Week 12 – Planning Summer Vacation

Weekly Paper Organization and Planning

I could not do nearly the amount of work I do if I did not have a weekly paper organization and planning system. The Sunday Basket has increased my productivity, reduced our late fees and generally created sanity in our home. If this is the first time you've heard of the term "Sunday Basket," well, that's because I made it up! You can read all about how the Sunday Basket came to be … [Read more...]

The Sunday Basket: Week 11 – Receipts

Weekly Paper Organization and Planning

I could not do nearly the amount of work I do if I did not have a weekly paper organization and planning system. The Sunday Basket has increased my productivity, reduced our late fees and generally created sanity in our home. If this is the first time you've heard of the term "Sunday Basket," well, that's because I made it up! You can read all about how the Sunday Basket came to be … [Read more...]

The Sunday Basket: Week 10 – Mail

Weekly Paper Organization and Planning

I could not do nearly the amount of work I do if I did not have a weekly paper organization and planning system. The Sunday Basket has increased my productivity, reduced our late fees and generally created sanity in our home. If this is the first time you've heard of the term "Sunday Basket," well, that's because I made it up! You can read all about how the Sunday Basket came to be … [Read more...]

The Sunday Basket: Week 9 – Bills

Weekly Paper Organization and Planning

I could not do nearly the amount of work I do if I did not have a weekly paper organization and planning system. The Sunday Basket has increased my productivity, reduced our late fees and generally created sanity in our home. If this is the first time you've heard of the term "Sunday Basket," well, that's because I made it up! You can read all about how the Sunday Basket came to be … [Read more...]

The Sunday Basket: Week 8 – Coupons

Weekly Paper Organization and Planning

I could not do nearly the amount of work I do if I did not have a weekly paper organization and planning system. The Sunday Basket has increased my productivity, reduced our late fees and generally created sanity in our home. If this is the first time you've hear of the term "Sunday Basket," well, that's because I made it up! You can read all about how the Sunday Basket came to be here. Read … [Read more...]

The Sunday Basket: Week 7 – Kids’ school papers

Weekly Paper Organization and Planning

I could not do nearly the amount of work I do if I did not have a weekly paper organization and planning system. The Sunday Basket has increased my productivity, reduced our late fees and generally created sanity in our home. If this is the first time you've hear of the term "Sunday Basket," well, that's because I made it up! You can read all about how the Sunday Basket came to be here. Read … [Read more...]

The Sunday Basket: Week 6 – Projects

Weekly Paper Organization and Planning

I could not do nearly the amount of work I do if I did not have a weekly paper organization and planning system. The Sunday Basket has increased my productivity, reduced our late fees and generally created sanity in our home. If this is the first time you've hear of the term "Sunday Basket," well, that's because I made it up! You can read all about how the Sunday Basket came to be here. Read … [Read more...]

10 Weeks To An Organized Move: Week 5 – Creating A Portable Home Office

Creating a Portable Home Office During a Move | Organize 365

Last summer, I had 3 clients move. ALL of them have had a few weeks to a few months in temporary housing during their move. One of those clients who has a home based business asked me how to keep her home office organized and running while she was being tossed from house to house. Creating a portable home office will save your sanity during a move! I am SO glad she did! I suggested that she … [Read more...]

The Sunday Basket: Week 5 – Forms to Fill Out

Weekly Paper Organization and Planning

I could not do nearly the amount of work I do if I did not have a weekly paper organization and planning system. The Sunday Basket has increased my productivity, reduced our late fees and generally created sanity in our home. If this is the first time you've hear of the term "Sunday Basket," well, that's because I made it up! You can read all about how the Sunday Basket came to be here. Read … [Read more...]

The Sunday Basket: Week 4 – Taxes

Weekly Paper Organization and Planning

I could not do nearly the amount of work I do if I did not have a weekly paper organization and planning system. The Sunday Basket has increased my productivity, reduced our late fees and generally created sanity in our home. If this is the first time you've heard of the term "Sunday Basket," well, that's because I made it up! You can read all about how the Sunday Basket came to be … [Read more...]

The Friday Box

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The Sunday Basket is getting a partner! The Friday Box is the workplace equivalent of the Sunday Basket... with a few tweaks. I am super excited to start sharing this organizational strategy with small businesses in the Dayton and Cincinnati area in 2016 Listen to how the Friday Box came to be and how it can help increase productivity and save time in your business. The Friday Box System … [Read more...]

The Sunday Basket: Week 3 – Errands

Weekly Paper Organization and Planning

I could not do nearly the amount of work I do if I did not have a weekly paper organization and planning system. The Sunday Basket has increased my productivity, reduced our late fees and generally created sanity in our home. If this is the first time you've heard of the term "Sunday Basket," well, that's because I made it up! You can read all about how the Sunday Basket came to be … [Read more...]