Stock up to keep up

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Get your e-mail inbox into shape

This week, my friend Julia attended a workshop called “Reboot Your Work: Modern Methods for Productivity, Sanity, and Control”, presented by productivity consultant Matt Cornell. (Oooh! I wish I could have gone too!!) I thought Matt had a good suggestion for people whose e-mail inboxes are out of control. One not-so-productive workshop trainee (we’ll call … Read moreGet your e-mail inbox into shape

Guide to donating and recycling

Hey Sparkleize readers, think environmentally responsible organizing! If you live in the Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill area North Carolina, please check out the new Crystal’s Triangle-Area Guide to Donating and Recycling. I’d appreciate any comments or feedback you may have. With the input of others, I’m hoping it will become more and more comprehensive and useful over … Read moreGuide to donating and recycling

How to travel (in comfort and style) for 2 1/2 weeks with only one small backpack

The hubby and I just returned from a very relaxing 2 1/2 week vacation to Puerto Rico. We decided to travel with a minimal amount of stuff, by packing only one small backpack each. The advantages were numerous, including saving a ton of time and money, increasing our travel flexibility, and helping us to enjoy our … Read moreHow to travel (in comfort and style) for 2 1/2 weeks with only one small backpack

Basic car maintenance every driver should know

Angie’s List* recommends these 5 easy steps to keep your car in cruising condition with basic maintenance: Change your oil! Oil changes are like giving your car a steak dinner—only better. A typical oil change reduces wear and tear on an engine. If you don’t change or check your oil regularly, you could have engine … Read moreBasic car maintenance every driver should know