Christian Time Blocking

The Lord foils the plans of the nations; he thwarts the purposes of the peoples.  But the plans of the Lord stand firm forever, the purposes of his heart through all generations. Psalm 33:10-11   Do you ever feel like your plans are thwarted by interruptions? Lately, organizers and time management experts have been touting “Time Blocking.” Time blocking is a scheduling technique with […]

Unexpected Organizing for Kids’ Crafts

Welcome back to the Unexpected Organizing Series!  Are you ready for some of the cutest organizing I’ve ever done? (At least, I think so.) How I love my kids’ craft area! I don’t want their craft supplies to be shoved into tubs they can’t reach or open without my help.., I want them to be able to […]

Organize Your Photos: Halloween Album

The memory of the just is blessed: but the name of the wicked shall rot. Proverbs 10:7   Welcome back to the Organizing Your Photos series, the Halloween edition! So, Halloween is not my favorite holiday (as I wrote in this post about making Halloween about Jesus). I know that Christians have varied stances on […]

Unexpected Organizing for Craft Supplies

Welcome to what just might be my favorite Unexpected Organizing post: Unexpected Organizing for crafting! If you’ve read Organizing You (which is about time and project management), you know that I’m a big proponent of scheduling time for yourself—time to relax and work on projects that fill you with joy. I also firmly believe that […]

Unexpected Organizing: Out the Door

Welcome back, Friends!  The previous Unexpected Organizing post was mainly about using kitchen organizers to streamline your getting-ready routine. Now I’m going to offer you ideas about using bedroom and office organizers in your mudroom (or just near your door) to help you leave your house! As a mom of three, I know that getting everyone […]

Organize Your Photos: Easter Album

 He is not here; he has risen, just as he said. Come and see the place where he lay. Matthew 28:6   Welcome back to the Organizing Your Photos series—Easter Edition! If you haven’t seen the earlier posts in this series, you may want to check them out here. The most important thing to know […]

Organize Your Photos: Christmas Albums

But Mary kept all these things, and pondered them in her heart. Luke 2:19   Welcome back to the Organizing Your Photos series, Christmas edition! My goal for these posts is to help you feel like a successful family historian and truly enjoy your photos, without a lot of work. (For more about that, read […]