Question of the Day: What Is Your Spring Cleaning Philosophy?

The blogosphere is buzzing with spring cleaning posts, and tomorrow I'll be participating in Simple Mom's Spring Cleaning Week with my monthly column there. So today I want to know... What does spring cleaning look like in your home? What projects are at the top of your list? Which are the most important to you?…

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Question of the Day: What Do You Hold Onto?

Last week we talked about making space for the sentimental things in your life without contributing to the clutter. I told you about my grandfather's Redskins glasses, and the truth is I'm fairly sentimental when it comes to anything that's been passed down from my grandparents -- an old blanket from my maternal grandmother, my…

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Question of the Day: Describe Your Personality

Since it's now my turn to have the flu, I decided to stick with a question of the day today instead of the post I had planned (about balancing sentimentality and decluttering, which I'll post about next week). Today I want to know... How would you describe your personality? Are you task-oriented or people-oriented? Have…

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Question of the Day: How Do You Organize Your Finances?

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This week we'll be talking about organizing your finances, with a look at various budget programs, investment options and tools for meeting your savings goals. To kick it off, I thought I'd start with a question of the day: How do you organize your finances? Do you use a budget? What budget system do you…

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