More stuff, more worry

For a long time, I believed more was better.  In reality, it’s all relative. This past weekend when I went over the second chapter of Pirkei Avot (Ethics of the Fathers) with my son, we got to my favorite piece of advice: “The more possessions one has, the more he has to worry about.” The…

National Checklist Day

October 30th is National Checklist day! Did you know that I am writing a book that includes the ultimate checklist FOR LIFE?? Yup! I said it! The ultimate checklist, titled “Organized Jewish Life” and it is now available for presale (grab your copy here: balaganbegone.com/book) What Does It Include? It is the ultimate planning guide…

National Clean Your Virtual Desktop Day

It’s National Clean Your Virtual Desktop Day!  Be honest with yourself – how much is living on your computer’s desktop right now? (And your phone?) A bunch of unwanted files that might as well be moved to trash? Or, even WORSE, do you have important files saved there that risk being lost?  Just like your…

Time Management Monday – Organize your pantry

The pre-Pesach jitters are around us and it is NEVER too early to start cleaning. This is why I want to encourage you all to clean out your pantries today. 𝗠𝘆 𝘁𝗼𝗽 𝟮 𝘁𝗶𝗽𝘀 𝗼𝗻 𝗵𝗼𝘄 𝘁𝗼 𝗼𝗿𝗴𝗮𝗻𝗶𝘇𝗲 𝘆𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗽𝗮𝗻𝘁𝗿𝘆:💥 Make a list of everything you have, what needs to be used up, and what…

zero waste swaps at home

My Zero-Waste Journey

If you have been following me for a while, you will know that I have been on this journey to organization for a few years. But it is more than just living a more organized life, but a zero-waste life. Living zero waste has definitely been an adjustment for me and my family. Thankfully, I…