Category Archives: order & productivity

work, pleasure, rest, repeat

For months (years?) I’ve been plagued with feelings of guilt and worry about how much/little I work. “I wasn’t productive enough today.” “I didn’t get anything crossed off my list.” “I’m so lazy for relaxing all evening.” Being self-employed and working at home is awesome, but it’s always a struggle for me to handle my […]

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simplifying email

You know how I love throwing things away and decluttering?? Turns out that applies to email too. I despise having a full email inbox and it makes me unreasonably happy when it’s absolutely empty. I also take a lot of pleasure from unsubscribing to pretty much everything (unless it’s really good… or from Anthropologie). I think […]

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making space

As we are getting ready to move for the second time in a year, it has been on my mind how much I wish for a clutter-free home. I don’t know why it’s so hard, but stuff just seems to pile up. So now as we move into a new, smaller apartment, I’ve been reminding myself […]

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a few tips on evernote

I have had a few friends ask me to do a post on how I use Evernote, so I wanted to share a few tips on that today. I am by no means an expert, but I have spent a lot of time looking for a solution for all my list-making and paperwork organizing woes […]

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