Do you run non-stop but never feel like you accomplish anything? Feel
stressed out at home? Dream about doing things that you never get around to
doing? Wish you had extra hours in your day? Well, here's something even better!
Absolutely Organized is "a book full of tips and hope" for overworked,
time-crunched, clutter-crushed moms. It's brimming with practical, proven and,
in many cases, very simple solutions for keeping order in every corner of your
life, from your refrigerator to your file drawers, from keeping a newborn on a
set schedule to getting kids to willingly pitch in on household chores.
Debbie Lillard, professional organizer and mother of three, shares her
easy-to-use "Absolutes of Organizing" tips to help you gain and maintain order
in the three key areas of your family's life:
YOUR TIME: Learn the tricks for streamlining cleaning, laundry, grocery
shopping and other everyday duties. Get more done and have more time left over
to spend on your kids, your spouse, projects around the house, and even
YOUR BELONGINGS: Use Debbie's simple but effective C.P.R. method (Categorize,
Purge and Rearrange) to organize paperwork, photos, collections, toys, clothes,
children's artwork and more.
YOUR HOME: Take it room by room--home office, kitchen, bathroom, family room
and even (gulp!) the kids' rooms. Rid your house of clutter, make the most of
your space, and make home feel more comfortable, functional and relaxing.
Follow Absolutely Organized from start to finish for a complete, full-life
makeover. Or dip in here and there for help on one problem area at a time, such
as that ever-growing mountain of paperwork, your collection of children's
memorabilia, or that disaster area called a closet. Tried-and-true advice for
every mom, Absolutely Organized will help you simplify your life so you can
enjoy more and stress less.