Friday, February 21, 2020

TORPEDO and YARD SALES

Attack only the amount of reorganizing you have time to finish.

Sandra Felton, THE ORGANIZER LADY®
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Contents of New Ideas for Today
1. Message of the Day
2. Did You Know?
3. Habit of the Day
4. Family Reminder of the Day
5. Quote of the Day
6. Question of the Day
7. From the Trenches
8. More Info
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1. Message of the Day - TORPEDOING WORDS

Let us imagine that you have decided to dejunk an area. As you go about making 
decisions you find these unproductive words recurring in your thinking, urging you 
to keep the very things that are cluttering up your life.

MIGHT - As in "I might need that later."
COULD - As in "Somebody could use that."
MAYBE - Like "Maybe I will think of something to do with this."
OUGHT - Like "I ought to read this book."
SHOULD - "Somebody should preserve this for posterity."

These short little words will torpedo your resolve if you let them stay in your thinking. 
They may be true but they don't apply to your situation. Be alert to their destructive force.
 Don't let them determine your action -- or lack of action.
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2. Did You Know?

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3. Habit of the Day

FOLLOW THE FOREST CAMPING RULE TODAY

Leave each area as good as you found it, or better.
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4. Family Reminder of the Day

In our family, we put up toys, games, tools, and stuff we are using immediately.

In our family, we don't leave things out just because we plan to get back to the project later.

In our family, we wash, dry, fold, and put up our clothes as one continuous job.
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5. Quote of the Day

Anything is possible with hard work.

Eleanor McMillen Brown
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6. Question of The Day

What are YOUR reasons for decluttering?

Tell us by posting on Friends-of-The-Organizer-Lady.
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Friends-of-The-Organizer-Lady
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7. From the Trenches - NOT HAVING A YARD SALE

My aim is to achieve a level of neatness, organization, simplicity, whatever you want to
 call it that would allow my family the same dignity.

I hope that I am already making successful steps in that direction. This past weekend
 was the big flea market in our area and of course I went to it. I bought socks. No toys,
 books, makeup, cheap jewelry, or other junk, all I bought was socks for my kids. They 
needed socks (what kid doesn't??) and I got 3 pairs for $1. (Yes they are new!) I did not
 go to ANY yard sales or thrift shops. I did not go scavvin', as we call it around here.

I did go on freecycle and offer some things which have been claimed. I am not planning 
on having a yard sale. I think that I can achieve junk freedom more quickly if I simply toss 
or give the stuff away. My sanity and self-respect are more valuable to me than the few
 dollars I might get from the hassle of a yard sale. Don't get me wrong. I sure could use 
those few dollars. I just think that I can more wisely utilize what I have by dejunking.
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8, Extra Help

There is a new program called Organizing Mastery.
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9. More Info

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This is a simple program. We stick with the basics as they are presented in these 
messages. Keep reading. Keep adding one part of the program at a time.

Repetition is important.
Forward to friends if desired but not to other sites.
Read this whole posting or only what you can take in today, then delete it.

Don't forget the daily reminders!!!
The daily Reminders and How-To's are found on our website at "How to Begin" http://www.messies.com
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MESSIES ANONYMOUS SLOGAN

Please memorize this slogan and post it on your wall.

The secret to success is making very small, yet
very consistent, changes.

Or to make it short; Baby steps, baby steps in the
right direction.

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founder of Messies Anonymous.