Let’s face it, life can be hectic even during normal times. This unusual past year of COVID shutdowns has been especially stressful. We’ve all still been busy with the stuff of life: cooking, cleaning, grocery shopping, laundry, kids, work … the list goes on and on. Add to that, we’ve been cooped up more than usual and trying to reinvent a sense of normalcy during abnormal times. Now we are bombarded with tips for spring cleaning and organizing? You’re probably wondering, “Are these organizing folks crazy? We are finally in Phase 4 of reopening and the weather is getting pretty. Time to get outside!”
I agree that this isn’t the year or the season for most of us to take on huge, overhauling organizing projects. You deserve a break from stress, not more work. But here’s a secret: there are ways that you can do both. (Yes, you read that right!) You’re going to be taking more and more photos as you enjoy the great outdoors, making your photo collection ever more overwhelming. You need to stay on top of your photo collection, but that doesn’t have to be an added stress. Check back all month for some easy tips to enjoy the sunshine, destress, and still keep on top of your photo organizing. Happy Spring!