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What are your 2012 organising goals?

Last year I asked you about your 2011 organising goals, were you able to reach them?  I must admit, number 2…. I want to spend more time  ’Scrapbooking’, wasn’t successful for me as I was having too much fun blogging:)

Let’s create new goals for 2012 and together try to accomplish them.  Also by filling out your goals gives me a good idea of topics I need to write about throughout the year;)

Where do you want to start, what do you want to achieve?  Answer these questions for me: (My answers are below in caps).  

  1. I want to feel “RELAXED“ while I’m at home.
  2. I want to spend more time “HAVING COMPUTER FREE DAYS“ .
  3. I want an area of the home where I can “RELAX“ 
  4. I want to organise “OFFICE“ room first.
  5. I always lose “MY NAIL FILE“ .
  6. I want to be all organised by “EASTER SCHOOL HOLIDAYS“ .
  7. Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “PAINTINGS“ .

I’d love to see your answers, please copy above and paste into the comments area replacing my answers with yours.    

Together I will help you achieve these goals!!

Give it a try, I promise you will enjoy the end result!

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  • I want to feel “RELAXED“ while I’m at home.
    I want to spend more time “PLAYING WITH THE KIDS“ .
    I want an area of the home where I can “KEEP ORGANISED“
    I want to organise “KITCHEN“ room first.
    I always lose “PATIENCE“ .
    I want to be all organised by “1st TERM“ .
    Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “EXCESS TUPPERWARE“ .ReplyCancel

  • I want to feel “ON TOP OF THINGS“ while I’m at home.
    I want to spend more time “RELAXING“ .
    I want an area of the home where I can “PUT MY HANDBAG“
    I want to organise “LOUNGE ROOM“ room first.
    I always lose “MY LIP GLOSS“ .
    I want to be all organised by ASAP, IF EVER“ .
    Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “?? “ .ReplyCancel

  • KazF

    I want to feel AT HOME while I’m at home, not like I’m camped out in someone else’s place between work commitments.
    I want to spend more time QUILTING.
    I want an area of the home where I can QUILT.
    I want to organise LAUNDRY/KIDS BATHROOM first – currently using their shower recess as a broom cupboard.
    I always lose MY PHONE IN THE BOTTOM OF MY BAG – need to remember to use the little pocket in the side of it.
    I want to be all organised by MARCH 1 – I have holidays coming up, I’m laughing too.
    Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with MAGAZINES – I’m going to buy less this year, I swear.ReplyCancel

  • I want to feel “ RELAXED“ while I’m at home.
    I want to spend more time doing “ COOKING NEW & EASY DISHES “ .
    I want an area of the home where I can “ READ“.
    I want to organise “ MY LOUNGE ROOM“ room first (it’s full of baby toys!)
    I always loose “MY MOBILE“ .
    I want to be all organised by “ 1 MARCH 2012“ .
    Something that I don’t need anymore , but am having trouble parting with “ CRAPPY PLASTIC CONTAINERS (not Tupperware!)“ .ReplyCancel

  • Jess Nash

    I want to feel “RELAXED“ while I’m at home.
    I want to spend more time “HAVING COMPUTER FREE DAYS AND ENJOYING MY KIDS“ .
    I want an area of the home where I can “WORK GUILT FREE“
    I want to organise “BOYS ROOM“ room first.
    I always lose “PAPERWORK“ .
    I want to be all organised by “MAY 2012“ .
    Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “MY SONS OLD CLOTHES AND BABY BITS AND PIECES“ .
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  • Michelle Miles

    I want to feel “RELAXED“ while I’m at home.
    I want to spend more time “READING“ .
    I want an area of the home where I can “NOT SEE ANY OF MY DAUGHTER’S TOYS“
    I want to organise “THE PLAY“ room first.
    I always lose “TIME“ .
    I want to be all organised by “EASTER SCHOOL HOLIDAYS“ .
    Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “MY DAUGHTER’S BABY TOYS“ .ReplyCancel

  • I want to be UNPACKED and SORTED by the end of this month after our second move in less than a year.
    I want us to have more ROUTINE as a family so life doesn’t feel so out of control.
    I want to make time to practice my COOKING. ReplyCancel

  • Lisa

    1.I want to feel “LIKE HAVING MORE FRIENDS“ while I’m at home.
    2.I want to spend more time “WITH FRIENDS“ .
    3.I want an area of the home where I can “ENTERTAIN“
    4.I want to organise “HOMEWORK/SCHOOL“ area first.
    5.I always lose “MY ME TIME“ .
    6.I want to be all organised & decluttered by “OCTOBER 2012“ ready to spend Christmas less stressed .
    7.Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “KIDS TOYS“ .
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  • Chrissie Hanham

    I want to feel “CALM” when Im at home.
    I want to spend more time “PLAYING WITH MY SON”.
    I want an area of the home where I can “SCRAPBOOK”.
    I want to organise “MY SONS ROOM” first.
    I always lose “MY SANITY, LOOKING FOR EVERYTHING AND PICKING UP AFTER EVERYONE”.
    I want to be organised by “6 WEEKS AFTER MY PARTNER AND I MOVE IN TOGETHER IN MARCH”.
    Something i dont need, but am having trouble parting with “MY SONS OLD TOYS AND CLOTHES”.ReplyCancel

  • Chrissy Grainger

    1. I want to feel “PRODUCTIVE“ while I’m at home.
    2. I want to spend more time “HAVING COMPUTER FREE DAYS“ . Ditto
    3. I want an area of the home where I can “HAVE MY BUSINESS AND OUR HOMESCHOOL SEPERATE“
    4. I want to organise “SCHOOL SPACE“ room first.
    5. I always lose “ FAVORITE PENS“ .
    6. I want to be all organised by “START OF TERM 2“ .
    7. Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “NIC NACKS THAT HAVE SENTIMENTAL VALUE ONLY“ .ReplyCancel

  • I want to feel “ENERGISED“ while I’m at home.
    I want to spend more time “EXERCISING“ .
    I want an area of the home where I can “STUDY“
    I want to organise “OFFICE“ room first.
    I always lose “MY WATER BOTTLE“ .
    I want to be all organised by “EASTER SCHOOL HOLIDAYS“ .
    Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “BIRTHDAY CARDS“ .ReplyCancel

  • Lettyanne

    2012 Goals

    I want to feel “RELAXED“ while I’m at home. (I agree)
    I want to spend more time with my husband and children enjoying life.
    I want an area of the home where I can “RELAX“ and read
    I want to organise “OFFICE“ room first.
    I want to get a balance of family, work, study, and getting my home and office organised will help this .
    I want to be organised by 20th Feb with systems to help the rest of the year flow in a more orderly fashion .
    I always lose school newsletters and certificates
    Something that I don’t need but having trouble parting with is old memorabilia such as coasters from places we have traveled to.ReplyCancel

  • 1.I want to feel “CALM“ while I’m at home.
    2.I want to spend more time “DOING SOMETHING *I* WANT TO DO“ .(ie get more organised about spending some quality time with my hobby – genealogy; #4 will actually help toward that, as the cupboard is big enough for my stalking stuff as well!)
    3.I want an area of the home where I can “KEEP MY STALKING STUFF“ (see #2 and #4)
    4.I want to organise “MY OFFICE“ first. (Plans are afoot regarding a CUPBOARD! My ‘office’ is a shelf in the dining room. It is going to expand to a cupboard by the middle of February)
    5.I always lose “…..“ . I don’t lose stuff. Ever. The only time anything of mine goes awol is if somebody else takes it!
    6.I want to be all organised by “LONG WEEKEND IN MARCH“ assuming I get my cupboard!
    7.Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “RECORDS“ .
    Yes. Those honkin’ great VINYL things. I have about 50 of them, and no record player. But they’re a part of my mis-spent yoof, and I don’t want to part with them!ReplyCancel

  • 1. I want to feel “ORGANISED“ while I’m at home.
    2. I want to spend more time “ENJOYING MY KIDS“ .
    3. I want an area of the home where I can “BE ME“
    4. I want to organise “OFFICE“ room first. Yes Same.
    5. I always lose “MY MEMORY OF IMPORTANT THINGS“ .
    6. I want to be all organised by “MID YEAR“ .
    7. Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “TOYS I LIKE BUT THE KIDS DON’T“ .

    One of my goals from last year was only just completed. It was crazy it took so long to do.ReplyCancel

  • Naomi

    want to feel “RELAXED“ while I’m at home.
    I want to spend more time “being productive! either housework wise or scrapping or studying“ .
    I want an area of the home where I can “RELAX“ not spend so much time in my bedroom
    I want to organise “OFFICE“/scrap room first.
    I always lose “paperwork“ .
    I want to be all organised by “EASTER SCHOOL HOLIDAYS“ .
    Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “clutter/paperwork“ .ReplyCancel

  • 1. I want to feel “STRESS FREE“ while I’m at home.
    2. I want to spend more time “HAVING FUN WITH MY FAMILY“.
    3. I want an area of the home where I can “BE FREE TO CREATE“
    4. I want to organise “MY OFFICE/SCRAPROOM“ room first.
    5. I always lose “MY SHOES”
    6. I want to be all organised by “EASTER“ .
    7. Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “MAGAZINES“ .ReplyCancel

  • Lsg1378

    I want to feel “Relaxed and happy“ while I’m at home.
    I want to spend more time “Creating and crafting“ .
    I want an area of the home where I can “Feel uncluttered“
    I want to organise “My“ room first.
    I always lose “My phone book“ .
    I want to be all organised by “EASTER SCHOOL HOLIDAYS“ . Ha ha! I wish ;)
    Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “stuff, clutter, and old toys“ .
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  • Peta

    I want to feel “CALM“ while I’m at home.
    I want to spend more time “SCRAPPING“ .
    I want an area of the home where I can “FIND EVERYTHING“
    I want to organise “KIDS“ rooms first.
    I always lose “PAPERWORK“ .
    I want to be all organised by “END OF FEBRUARY“ .
    Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “KIDS OLD SCHOOL BOOKS“ .
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  • MABELLA COTTAGE

    1.I want to feel “ORGANISED“ while I’m at home.
    2.I want to spend more time “BEING PRODUCTIVE“ .
    3.I want an area of the home where I can “DO MY WORK UNINTERRUPTED“
    4.I want to organise “STORAGE AREAS“ room first.
    5.I always lose “OOMPH“ .
    6.I want to be all organised by “YESTERDAY!!“ .
    7.Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “NEGATIVE THOUGHT PATTERNS“ .
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  • Emily

    I want to feel “ORGANISED“ while I’m at home.
    I want to spend more time “BEING CREATIVE WITH MY CRAFTS“ .
    I want an area of the home where I can “RELAX“
    I want to organise “LOUNGE/OFFICE“ room first.
    I always lose “PAPERWORK“ .
    I want to be all organised by “EASTER SCHOOL HOLIDAYS“ .
    Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “ITEMS THAT HAVE SENTIMENTAL VALUE ONLY“ .
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  • Joyh

    I want to feel “ORGANISED & RELAXED“ while I’m at home.
    I want to spend more time “SCRAPBOOKING“ .
    I want an area of the home where I can “GROW SOME HERBS“
    I want to organise “OFFICE“ room first.
    I always lose “RECIPES“ . I need to organise these somehow.
    I want to be all organised by “30 SEPT 2012“ .
    Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “OLD BIRTHDAY & CHRISTMAS CARDS“ReplyCancel

  • I am going to start organising things for Christmas 2012 (cards, craft, cooking etc) on the 25th September 2012!ReplyCancel

  • I want to feel “ORGANISED & RELAXED“ while I’m at home.
    I want to spend more time “SCRAPBOOKING“ .
    I want an area of the home where I can “GROW SOME HERBS“
    I want to organise “OFFICE“ room first.
    I always lose “RECIPES“ . I need to organise these somehow.
    I want to be all organised by “30 SEPT 2012“ .
    Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “OLD BIRTHDAY & CHRISTMAS CARDS“ ReplyCancel

    • Sorry! That came out before it was supposed to and I could not delete it. It was supposed to read:

      I want to feel “CALM“ while I’m at home.
      I want to spend more time “WITH MY HUSBAND“ .
      I want an area of the home where I can “MARVEL AT HOW TIDY THINGS ARE“
      I want to organise “OFFICE“ room first.
      I always lose “MY USBs“ . I need to organise these somehow.
      I want to be all organised by “30 MARCH 2012“ .
      Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “MY HUSBAND’S STUFF LOL“

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  • I want to feel “CALM“ while I’m at home.
    I want to spend more time “WITH MY CHILDREN ‘GUILT FREE’“ .
    I want an area of the home where I can “RELAX“
    I want to organise “OFFICE“ room first.
    I always lose “PAPERWORK“ . (I recall this was on my list last year!)
    I want to be all organised by “EASTER SCHOOL HOLIDAYS/END TERM 1“ .
    Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “KIDS OLD SCHOOL WORK“ .ReplyCancel

  • Samll22

    1.I want to feel “RELAXED“ while I’m at home.
    2.I want to spend more time “READING AND ATTEMPTING TO COOK“ .
    3.I want an area of the home where I can “READ A GOOD BOOK“
    4.I want to organise “KITCHEN“ room first.
    5.I always lose “RECIPES FROM MAGAZINES“ .
    6.I want to be all organised by “July“ .
    7.Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “????“ .
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    • Suse T

      Try putting your recipes from magazines in display folders. I am in the process of sorting into different coloured folders. Eg, entrees, dips and drinks in green, main meals in blue, baking in pink, desserts in purple, etc.ReplyCancel

  • 1.I want to feel “RELAXED“ while I’m at home.
    2.I want to spend more time “SEWING“ .
    3.I want an area of the home where I can “STORE ORGANISED BELONGINGS FOR SALE/MOVE“
    4.I want to organise “SEWING“ room first.
    5.I always lose “MY MIND?!“ :P.
    6.I want to be all organised by “MAY“ .
    7.Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “MY CHILDHOOD MEMORABILIA“ .ReplyCancel

  • I want to feel “CONTENT“ while I’m at home.
    I want to spend more time “LEARNING SOME NEW HOBBIES“ .
    I want an area of the home where I can “ENTERTAIN“
    I want to organise “OFFICE/RUMPUS“ room first.
    I always lose “MY SHOPPING LIST“ .
    I want to be all organised by “XMAS“ .
    Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “OLD CRAFT STUFF“ .ReplyCancel

  • Cj Vandort

    .I want to feel “RELAXED“ while I’m at home

    I want an area of the home where I can hang sun hats and handbags

    .Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with daughters prep books/art work

    .I want to spend more time not worrying about the house work – spending it with the kids!!ReplyCancel

  • 1. I want to feel “CREATIVE“ while I’m at home.
    2. I want to spend more time “DOING THE THINGS I LOVE“ .
    3.I want an area of the home where I can “WRITE & CREATE“
    4. I want to organise our “STUDY/OFFICE“ first.
    5. I always lose “IMPORTANT FORMS THAT NEED TO BE COMPLETED AND RETURNED!“ .
    6. I want to be all organised by “MID-YEAR“ .
    7. Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “UNUSED SCRAPBOOK PAPERS AND FABRICS“ .
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  • to be more organised and not so lazy. And to slow down!ReplyCancel

  • 1.I want to feel “PEACEFUL“ while I’m at home.
    2.I want to spend more time “HAVING FUN WITH THE KIDS“ .
    3.I want an area of the home where I can “ENJOY“
    4.I want to organise “OFFICE“ room first.
    5.I always lose “MOTIVATION“ .
    6.I want to be all organised by “EASTER “ .
    7.Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “OLD CLOTHES“ .ReplyCancel

  • Kylie W

    1.I want to feel “STRESS-FREE“ while I’m at home.
    2.I want to spend more time “SEWING“ .
    3.I want an area of the home where I can “CREATE/SEW IN AN UNCLUTTERED ENVIRONMENT“ AND “STASH GIFTS WHERE I CAN REMEMBER AND FIND THEM”
    4.I want to organise “WARDROBES” first.
    5.I always lose “MY DIARY/IDEAS NOTEBOOK“ .
    6.I want to be all organised by “JUNE“ .
    7.Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “KIDS OLD SCHOOL WORK/BOOKS“
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  • Kris

    1.I want to feel “LESS-ANXIOUS“ while I’m at home.
    2.I want to spend more time “OUTSIDE“ .
    3.I want an area of the home where I can “CONCENTRATE“
    4.I want to organise “OFFICE/GUEST ROOM“ room first.
    5.I always lose “MY KIDS HATS“ .
    6.I want to be all organised by “WINTER“ .
    7.Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “BABY CLOTHES & GEAR“
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  • I want to feel “RELAXED“ while I’m at home too. We have too much stuff in my opinion and it stresses me out some times.
    I want to spend more time “WITH MY FAMILY“. Family holidays, activities and dates with my husband are all planned in to be regular things.
    I want an area of the home where I can “FOCUS“, somewhere I can work if need be, but also focus on crafts and things.
    I want to organise “BEDROOM“ room first.
    I always lose “GLASSES“ . I really should put them in a regular spot.
    I want to be all organised by “MY BIRTHDAY IN APRIL“ .
    Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “BOOKS“ .ReplyCancel

  • Amy

    1.I want to feel “HAPPY, ORGANISED, RELAXED & CONTENT WITH LIFE“ while I’m at home.
    2.I want to spend more time “DOING FAMILY FUN STUFF, ESPECIALLY ON WEEKENDS..NO MORE HOUSEWORK & ENJOYING WHAT I HAVE & MAKING MORE TIME TO EXCERCISE!”
    3.I want an area of the home where I can “ENJOY IT BEING ORGANISED & KNOW I HAVE MORE TIME TO SPEND WITH MY FAMILY”
    4.I want to organise “MY BEDROOM“ room first. FOLLOWED QUICKLY BY HAVING A SPACE TO STUDY & TO KEEP ALL MY STUDY STUFF TIDY!
    5.I always lose “MY MIND & IMPORTANT NOTES FROM SCHOOL“ .
    6.I want to be all organised by “THE TIME SCHOOL STARTS BACK & WHEN I START STUDYING FULL TIME… IN 4 WEEKS… HAHA THATS GUNNA B A HARD TASK!“ .
    7.Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “EVERYTHING! THE PAST, MY NEGATIVITY & MY BITCHY ATTITUDE…OH U MEAN IN THE HOME?? STUFF THAT HAS EMOTIONAL ATTACHMENT -LIKE CARDS, LIL KEEPSAKES ETC“ .
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  • Mumma K

    1.I want to feel “ORGANISED & RELAXED“ while I’m at home.
    2.I want to spend more time “SOCIALISING WITH MY TODDLER“ .
    3.I want an area of the home where I can “CREATE ART & CRAFTS PROJECTS“
    4.I want to organise “OFFICE“ room first.
    5.I always lose “MY CAMERA“ .
    6.I want to be all organised by “MID AUGUST“ .
    7.Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “OLD ART & CRAFT SUPPLIES“
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  • Kgoz

    1.I want to feel “energised“ while I’m at home.
    2.I want to spend more time “swimming,walking,meditating and doing yoga“ .
    3.I want an area of the home where I can “store all my scrapbooking supplies and study materials“
    4.I want to organise “our toyroom/office/needs to become to bedrooms“ room first.
    5.I always lose “sunglasses“ .
    6.I want to be all organised by “EASTER SCHOOL HOLIDAYS“ .
    7.Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “glassware“ .
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  • Anonymous

    1.I want to feel “AT HOME and COMFORTABLE“ while I’m at home.
    2.I want to spend more time “WITH MY YOUNG SON“ .
    3.I want an area of the home where I can “HAVE QUIET TIME“
    4.I want to organise “KITCHEN“ room first.
    5.I always lose “IMPORTNAT PAPERS“ .
    6.I want to be all organised by “SUMMER 2012“ .
    7.Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “CRAFT ITEMS
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  • Lee

    I want to feel ORGANISED“ while I’m at home.
    I want to spend more time “WITH MY KIDS AND PARTNER” .
    I want an area of the home where I can “EXERCISE“
    I want to organise “BACK“ room first.
    I always lose “GLASSES“ .
    I want to be all organised by “START OF SCHOOL YEAR“ .
    Something that I don’t need, but am having trouble parting with “BOOKS“ .ReplyCancel

  • I want to have a place for everything, and everything in its place. Then I can concentrate on the important things: my husband, my baby, and me.ReplyCancel

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