Archive for the ‘The Product Files’ Category

The Product Files: I ♥ Workflowy

Friday, January 25th, 2013

Last summer I wrote about my love of lists and how they had gotten out of hand (To Do List: Too Much of a Good Thing?).  At that time, I found 18 To Do Lists scattered through the house.  My personal To Do List management needed some TLC.

I’m still working on managing everything in my life, but I have found a great tool to help me keep my To Do Lists under control: Workflowy (  According to the website, “WorkFlowy is the world’s best tool for taking notes and making lists.”  I couldn’t agree more.  It is the organizing tool that I’m totally giddy about at the moment. (more…)

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The Product Files: True Love and Purse Organization

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

Like a lot of women, I have several different purses in rotation at a time. While this is good for my attempts to be fashionable, it causes problems when transferring items from one purse to another.  Something I need will get left behind (usually my lip balm, which I’m completely addicted to).  I don’t decide what purse I’m going to carry until I’m about to leave the house; trying to transfer everything I need while my husband is waiting is not the ideal way to start a day. (more…)

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The Product Files: Keep It Without Keeping It

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

This is a the first in a series of posts on products I love and help bring calm to my life.  

Today I took some time to file the presentation notes, business cards, conference schedules, and tons of product brochures I collected at the National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO) Conference.  I love to collect brochures – I don’t know why, but there is something about having that little piece of paper with all that great information I might use someday. (more…)

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