Category Archives: Time & Home Managament

My Little Productivity Smasher

In my opponent’s corner standing stout at 2’4” and weighing in at a roly-poly 30 pounds is my “Teeny Tiny” 9 month old Productivity Smasher.  In my corner, well it’s me, the Smasher’s slightly OCD Professional Organizer mama.  Regardless of …

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C’est La Vie Planners are HERE!!

Announcing the Simplified By Bobbie – C’est La Vie 2015 Daily Planner! *Everything you need in one place to organize your day to day life* DO NOT PURCHASE A BORING TRADITIONAL 2015 PLANNER! Instead, use the C’est La Vie Daily …

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Managing the Recipe Mess

How many recipes do you have laying around? Perhaps they’re in drawers or folders, on the counter, taped inside your cupboards, stuffed into cookbooks, or where ever you prefer to stash them!  Maybe you’ve printed them out from an on-line …

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Home Management 101

(I originally wrote this article for Families With Purpose.) Each new year is an opportunity for a fresh start; a chance to make your life better.  Which is why now is the perfect time to become the COO of your …

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Live Life Like a Vacation

Is anyone else OVER this winter weather?!?!  I’m done with the cold and ready for the renewal that spring brings to my spirit and to the earth.  This also has me fantasizing about vacation planning.  We always feel SO much …

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We Have So Much Free Time… Don’t We?

We have so much free time, don’t we? Does that statement startle you? Do you think to yourself, “Well, maybe YOU have lots of free time, but I am swamped!” I work with lots of folks who fall into that …

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A Fun Way to Organize School Papers

Alright, school is in session. It feels like each evening we have “grown-up homework” to handle… emergency, bus, activities, or other forms to complete. How do we keep it all straight?!?! There are many ways to keep our homes clutter-free …

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Chore Chart… for Hubby (and Me)!

I’m not sure if it’s my love of home management, back-to-school routines, or Pinterest… but I couldn’t stop at just one chore chart!  The more I thought about how convenient it was for my son to have one, I realized …

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Chore Chart… for My Kiddo!

Another back-to-school season is upon us… and for many of us, that means time to regroup and get back into more of a structured routine.  To help with this in my home I’ve created some new “chore charts” for my …

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How to Succeed Like an Olympian

The Olympics are coming up at the end of this month. Naturally I feel so inspired watching people reach for incredible accomplishments. But this event also prompts me to delve more into the athlete’s preparation for such a life-changing experience. …

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