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Tada!

By |November 26th, 2014|

And just like that, our new site is launched. Welcome…to the new simplify 101!

Jay and I hope you love the new site. And we hope you find it easier than ever to find your way around […]

Change is in the Air

By |November 21st, 2014|

Around here change is most definitely in the air. Just look at these two photos I took in my yard, just one week apart.

The first was taken on November 7th. It was a sunny, not-too-cool beautiful […]

Holiday Planning Tip: Is it time to change your traditions?

By |November 19th, 2014|

I’m sure you’d agree that traditions are part of what make the season so meaningful and memorable. Activities like cutting down a fresh tree, going to the Christmas Eve candlelight service, visiting Santa, and decorating your […]

The 4 W’s of Holiday Planning

By |November 7th, 2014|

The holidays are designed to be a magical time of year, filled with time spent with loved ones relaxing and enjoying each other’s company. But for so many of us, the holidays turn into a time […]

7 Tips to Save Time in the Kitchen

By |October 31st, 2014|

Whether you love to cook or simply do it out of necessity, you’ll enjoy cooking more when the process is organized and efficient. Here are seven easy-to-implement ideas to help you get organized and save time […]

Use Short Bursts of Time to Organize

By |October 28th, 2014|

If I had a surveillance camera in my kitchen, there would be a lot of footage of me at the microwave. I warm up the same cup of coffee several times. And since I often drink […]

Declutter Your Digital Devices

By |October 24th, 2014|

It seems simpler to accumulate digital stuff because it doesn’t take up a lot of physical space, right? But do you feel distracted by it like I do? It makes it more challenging to find what […]

Staying Organized (Mini Series, Part 3)

By |October 21st, 2014|

One of the biggest challenges people face with trying to stay organized is finding the time and energy to do so. This is an important hurdle to overcome. If we don’t take the actions that help […]

Staying Organized (Mini Series, Part 2)

By |October 17th, 2014|

Are you sitting down? Today in my second post of this three post mini series on staying organized, I’m going to share a little secret. And I want to make sure you’re ready for it.

I’m not […]

How to Stay Organized (Mini Series)

By |October 15th, 2014|

Today I’m kicking off a mini series about staying organized. (And the crowd goes wild.)

Okay, not really. The crowd is just mildly interested, and it makes sense. When it comes to organizing topics, staying organized definitely […]