Toss it Tuesday: New Rules for Electronics

Things I occasionally sit around and think about: mounds and mounds of old electronics piling up in landfills. Imagining it totally stresses me out. But there’s good news. NYC is taking a step in the right direction…  As of January 2015, electronics can’t be discarded in the trash. So, what to do with all that stuff? Here […]

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Cord Wrangling Basics

Cord control isn’t as scary as it sounds. Even the most technically challenged can handle it with the right tools. And let me tell you, it’s a little home improvement that goes a long way to making your space more sane. This week I’m sharing the best cord wrangling tools for any situation. In Your […]

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Spring Recycling Events

Grab your old stuff, and mark your calendars. Spring recycling season is here! Between the events hosted by the Lower East Side Ecology Center and the New York City Department of Sanitation, you’ll find an event near you. Happy Earth Day! SATURDAY, APRIL 13 Electronics Recycling Collection, 10am-4pm Bushwick, Brooklyn Maria Hernandez Park – Knickerbocker […]

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Organizing Obsession: Unsubscribe Me Please

I came across this quote from Kim John Payne, an educational consultant and author, and was struck by it. So simple and so true. How often are we overwhelmed because we just can’t say no?  This week I’m just saying no to the incessant email clutter. I’m going to unsubscribe to all those useless emails […]

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Guest Blog Post: Five Ways to Organize Information in the Cloud

I’m down in the islands this week, hopefully not thinking about clouds of any kind. So while I’m sunning, my favorite computer chic, Caroline Green, CEO of IvanExpert, a Mac support company in New York City, is bringing you tips to organize your information in the Cloud. Five Ways to Organize Information in the Cloud […]

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My Organizing Obsession: CardMunch

Today I was raving about CardMunch, and I was shocked that my friend hadn’t heard about this app. I thought I was the last one to the party, but oh no! So, read on if you’re drowning in business cards. Powered by LinkedIn, CardMunch is simple. After you download the free app, take a photo […]

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