March 11, 2017

New Year – New Lunch – New Sandwich

Organising Tip This is a question/topic that has been circulating on social networks in the last couple of weeks as parents are getting ready for a new school year – and others trying to eat healthily and save money by not buying lunch (every day). If you are running out of ideas or out of time in the morning, these freezable sandwiches could be the solution. Make them in advance, with the filling and then freeze, take out in the […]
January 20, 2015

Organise BEFORE back to school

by Helena Tosello The “back to school” sales are on and every catalogue in the letter box seems to think that all kids need at this time is a new pencil case, school bag and USB drive. Wrong! What they need is a bit of pre-planning and organisation done at home to help start the year right. Younger children will need an adult to do this for them but should be included in all discussions. Older children should do it […]
January 17, 2015

New year – New Family Planner

It’s that time of the year… to perhaps decide on a new family planning system This is our solution: The old one I had for years and years till it absolutely fell apart. Loved that it had pouches to just stick notes into. Unfortunately always looked fairly messy and I can’t get it anywhere any more. family calendar sketch Being an Interior Architect (before I became a Professional Organiser) I looked around and eventually designed my own using standard items. […]