faker

faker

I had this brilliant idea yesterday:¬†you can cut felt with the Cricut! Theoretically. I thought this would save oodles of time cutting out little felt pieces. After several tests, I cannot get it to work. Curses. I’ve watched several YouTube videos on it, tried the different tricks and nuthin. So I decided to fake it […]

huzzah for tidyness

huzzah for tidyness

I had to sacrifice a junk drawer and two drawers of paper bags and reusable bags and then combine two towels drawers into one. And it worked! I had bought some drawer dividers for the utensils drawers months ago (like January!) and hadn’t gotten around to using them so they got repurposed for lids. I […]

wake up

wake up

I went into the Office Depot last week and ordered a nifty filing cabinet! For the past 15 years, my organization method has been: Let papers/mail pile up. When the pile gets too high, find an appropriately sized box or plastic tub. Place all papers in the tub. At some future time when cleaning off […]

file fun

file fun

It’s Filing Saturday! :) Not really. But I will do some, if only to put the big folding table away and out of the middle of the room! I found that I have three huge boxes of hanging file folders. What did I think I would be filing that I needed so many? It’s a […]

so organized…um, maybe not

so organized…um, maybe not

Yup. I thought this photo might horrify some of you more organized folk. This is the extent of my organization of receipts and paperwork for 2014. This is actually an improvement over previous years, it’s relatively condensed and was easy to find it all. Of course, most things are paperless nowadays, so rooting through email […]