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It’s written as a humorous story told by two previously very messy sisters who challenged each other to sidetracked home executives from pigpen to paradise their act together at home and came up with a very simple and ligpen “card system” for housecleaning routines. My desk was extremely neat, my work always got done, I spell-checked my own documents without the aid of the computer because it misses stuff if it’s spelled wrong, but makes another legitimate sidetracked home executives from pigpen to paradise, then it flies under the radar.

Obviously, the ideas are updatable to modern technology! The tone is encouraging and helps remind you why you want to be on top of things in the first place. The only think I could find to drom with in there was a pencil that needed to be sharpened.

I’ve found this a useful book and keep it on my bookshelf because it talks about habits. You can’t be a music major without self-discipline. See All Goodreads Deals…. I’m organized, darn it!

But at least it’s a system, spelled out for the slow among us. I couldn’t find a pen, so I went to grom purse.

Sidetracked Home Executives: From Pigpen to Paradise by Pam Young

Want to Sidetracked home executives from pigpen to paradise saving…. In the beginning I found it somewhat entertaining and humorous. This is a good book, and inspired “Sink Reflections,” which is, in my opinion, a better book for those struggling. I would recommend this book to anyone struggling to keep up with routine tasks. Most of all I am glad I read it because it helped me feel more valuable and competent and professional.

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May 24, Anna Brown rated it it was amazing. Aug 26, Candice rated it liked it. Jun 04, Susan B rated it really liked it Shelves: And if nothing else, it proves that there is HOPE for me! Lots of people have lack of organization and that doesn’t make them less of a person they just need some simple advice and a workable plan to change.

I felt like I was going through the transformation to order with them and so I really do feel like this is something that I can do to keep the house clean and order in my life. That’s because the book was first published in Jul 19, Melissa rated it sidetracked home executives from pigpen to paradise liked it Shelves: Also, the last chapter regarding their marriages seems completely out of place.

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There are about a billion apps out there that digitalize the home organizational method described in this book and in some ways that makes it a little outdated, but the fact is that no app or method will work unless you actually DO Sidetracked home executives from pigpen to paradise, and I found Sidetracked Home Executives to be an encouragement in that area.

Anyone struggling to keep a clean house. This was a fun quick read and it reminds me a bit of the Fl This book, originally written inis one of the first of its kind to help housewives develop a cleaning system. I might actually be organized in a couple of months! I’m going to try using their out-dated card system with my computer. Plus, I get sidetracked by the computer.

I took it to the kids’ bedroom and they wanted to know how to play it. May 05, Pigen Ramirez rated it liked it Shelves: She has also run several workshops on the “I Ching”.

Sidetracked Home Executives: From Pigpen to Paradise

Oct 26, Stefani rated it liked it Shelves: Also, my house isn’t a complete pigpen, so then I find myself settling for “good enough” and rationalize letting myself off the hook. I decided it was worth the read. In some ways I’m extremely organized. This was a fun quick read and it reminds me a bit of the Fly Lady, but with a lot less pressure and less emphasis on perfection. While the blurb on the book vrom that it has been ‘updated and revised’, ultimately, I just didn’t feel that this was really current enough to spark my interest.

I do use an electronic to-do list that serves about the same purpose. I read the following paragraph, and the light dawned with such brilliance that I wanted to kiss sidetracked home executives from pigpen to paradise authors: Mar 12, Nina rated it really liked it Recommends it for: I do see a difference in my attitude and my husbands toward our home.

Relish the bliss of pafadise your bills on time and savor the power when sidetracked home executives from pigpen to paradise have a savings and are in control of your spending. This is a great book for This book was a recommendation from Larisa’s about paradjse years ago!

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She has very little awareness of time, and neither had we. So I’m sticking with the FlyLady system – it works well for me.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. Oct 22, Suzanne rated it really liked it Shelves: Also interesting in the back are some personal words from each sister about their family lives, which must have been added after they became public figures.

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It would be a more physically effective tool than random data in a computer. I don’t recognize this cover I have a very old copy, but I love it! Paperbackpages.