Have you ever found a recipe that you wanted to make right away but you were missing one or two necessary ingredients? Who wants to go to the store for just one ingredient? There are certain items I like to keep in my pantry that are very common staples in many recipes. This way, when I spontaneously come across a recipe I want to make, I often already have the ingredients on hand!
If you’re anything like me, you always mean to be ahead of the game for New Year’s Eve, the kickoff to Football season, your child’s birthday party, or some other kind of event you want to host. And then suddenly the day sneaks up on you and you are nowhere prepared!
I often use apps as tools to help keep my life organized. First of all, I hate to write with a pen or pencil. I’m left-handed so it’s already naturally awkward for me. And I write so little these days that it hurts my hand after only a short time. Also, I make a lot […]
The other day a friend of mine was telling me she recently had company over and needed to make dinner for everyone that was there. To her relief, she just happened to have everything she needed to make minestrone soup and didn’t have to leave her company to go to the store. This got me […]
We live in a time where clutter seems to be free to reign in our lives. We accumulate “stuff” and are often too afraid to get rid of it that we hold onto it for way longer than is necessary. Can you relate? I totally get it! It is difficult to get rid of things, especially if we think it’s something we are going to need again further down the road. Or we may hold onto it for sentimental reasons or just because we are too afraid of what it would mean to throw away.
What is your typical work day like? Is it one where you are rather productive and get a lot done or one in which you constantly miss deadlines? Do you walk in and begin to work on tasks in any random order or do you know exactly where you want to begin? Do you have a certain checklist that you do every morning before anything else and then when that is finished not know where to go next? Or do you have so much to do that you don’t even know where to begin?