When I first quit working, I went a little nuts with coupons. I had a coupon binder, and would spend hours a week clipping coupons and filing them in my baseball card pages. I don’t even want to think about how many times my binder got dropped and I had to put it all back together. Finally, I admitted that I was not happy with
DAY THREE So you should now have a rough draft of your daily routine from yesterday. Today we will work on the weekly plan. Here is where I start to stray from Flylady. Flylady’s weekly plan goes like this: Monday: Weekly Home Blessing (big cleaning day) Tuesday: Free Day Wednesday: Zone Cleaning and Partial Desk Time Thursday: Grocery and Errand Day Friday: Paperwork and Misc.,
Day two! OK. So yesterday I talked about getting your supplies together. The Flylady has her own series on how to set up your control journal, and you can find it here. Mine started out exactly like hers, but it has changed over the years. Her dividers are: Daily routines and reminders Basic weekly plan Menus and grocery list Address book Personal section Emergency numbers
Oh, no! It is already October 1st, which means it is time for the “31 Days Of…” challenge from the nester to start, which means it is time for me to start blogging daily on the topic I chose. My control journal. What the heck is that? I have found that the best way for me to deal with my ADD is to have routines.
I have a confession to make. I am absolutely and completely addicted to organization. I didn’t say that I am organized. I am obsessed with the whole IDEA of being organized. I love the feeling I get when I have a new plan. I would seriously love to have just half of the money back that I have spent on planners, calendars, binders, baskets, plastic