Category Archives: Organization

Jump-start Your Sanctuary of Organized Living This Spring (HOP Part 4)

THE BACK-STORY When it comes to a home, would you rather live in an open warehouse of a studio or some place with some rooms and hallways? An efficiency studio or a one-bedroom apartment? Having been there and done that with a 10×15 foot New York City studio, I’ll take the latter. Luckily, I live…

Frightfully Unorganized? Treat Yourself to These Resources!

(House of Productivity, Part 3) Halloween – the day we confront the shadowy side of life, face what scares us most, and maybe take advantage of the freedom to try on new versions of ourselves. Ghosts, the Grim Reaper, and witches are one thing, but if the crazed mess of your schedule leaves you quaking…

Building Your House of Productivity: “Walls” and “Layout” (Part 2 of 4)

As I promised a couple of weeks ago, it’s time to start building your metaphorical “House of Productivity” (or HOP) so you can have a more enjoyable, sane, and fruitful autumn. (Go here for more on why I’m talking about productivity now.) Today we’ll go over the first two crucial ingredients: the metaphorical walls, roof…