Articles on Organizing:

How to remember friends’ birthdays aside from Facebook

Facebook Happy Birthday Message

Facebook has been great as it helped me to keep in touch and know the happenings of my friends….. some of who I do not meet them in person anymore. It is also a tool that I rely on to help me remember birthdays of my friends because I can sometimes be quite forgetful. Until [...]

My cheeky way of reducing time spent on social media like Facebook and Pinterest

How to reduce time spent on social media

Mobile apps such as Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter, Pinterest and Quora can be real distracting and a huge time suck. If you are out and about, you would notice a majority of people checking their social media accounts while in the train, commuting, waiting in line or sometimes at boring meetings. Perhaps at one point [...]

Where to store and file your bills, letters, warranties and statements

Are you like me who always tend to put off sorting out mails and statements? Who have piles of unopened letters lying all over the house? I have watched countless YouTube videos, read books and blogs on the best way to manage paper clutter and to file away documents. No matter how enticing or convincing [...]

How to organize past greeting and birthday cards

You may probably amass quite a collection of greeting and birthday cards if you are like me, growing up in the days where ecards and Facebook were unheard off. In those days, friends would personally write on autograph books and even gift handmade cards to each other. No matter what the decluttering books say, I [...]

How to organize the information from books that you read

Books or journals to record notes

There is a lot of knowledge that can be garnered through reading books. Of course, there are tonnes of information freely available via the internet ie blogs and YouTube. However, the depth of the knowledge that you gain through reading a book is very different from YouTube videos, websites or blogs. This is spoken from [...]

Organize your ideas in an idea book or a journal

Notebook for ideas from my repurpose diary

If you are a writer, blogger or working in a creative field, you may be struck with inspiration at the most unusual places- while waiting for your train, taking a walk or just as you are about to fall asleep. Some people may jot down the ideas on whatever pieces of paper that they could [...]

How to you organize older photos/ digital prints?

Old photos in photo albums

Before the age of Smartphones and digital (now cloud) storage, we would take photos with a camera and then go and have the photos developed. You may have lots of these photos lying around at home. Wondering what you want to do with them? If you have a lot of older photos, the feeling you [...]

Organizing/storing your work tools

If you are handy person who often worked using saws, hammers, pliers, screwdrivers, etc, your best way of organizing and storing these items would be to hang it up on the wall of your garage like below: Hanging the tools not only saves space as it is making use of a vertical space (wall), but [...]