Tackle It Tuesday – Week 3

by Janice

Tackle it Tuesday

My Dining Room Table

Accountability – wht an incredible tool! If I hadn’t had the accountability of Tackle It Tuesday there is no way I would have tackled my scrapbooking disaster that covers my dining room table this week. I have procrastinated for months about cleaning it up, and this week would have been one more excuse.

But no – I had you ladies there, and I couldn’t let you down. So I did it! I tackled and conquered.

One more disaster spot tackled one step closer to the sanity of an organized house. (I will always have projects to do I know – but my goal for the next few months is to restore to order what I have let fall apart due to my blogging habit.)

And – I am happy to report that the play room AND, most importantly, my kitchen table/office are still in good order! Yippee!

So here is my project – the dining room table where I had allowed my scrapbooking to creep up from my basement scrapping area. When I started blogging, I left the stuff on the table, collecting clutter. I would use the area to make cards, but I haven’t done any pages since March. (If I had wanted to scrap, I would have had to clean it up – there was no room to work!)

Now everything is returned to the basement, waiting for me to get my house in order and then I can get back to scrapbooking at least a little bit.

My Project To Tackle

The Dining Room Table – Before

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The Dining Room Table – After

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Join Us For Tackle It Tuesday

Each week on Tuesday, we are posting before and after pictures of a project or trouble area that we tackled this week.

I will link to any of you who are also playing along, so add a comment and/or email me. Find out more about Tackle It Tuesday here.

The project can be little or big – whatever you want. Basically, Tackle It Tuesday is about giving ourselves incentive, deadlines and satisfaction in getting our household tasks done.

Have fun checking out what projects our fearless Tackle It Tuesday regulars tackled this week:

Mom2fur – Sorta Frugal

Susan – Pyles of Clutter

Maria – Mom of 3 Little Bugs

Jennifer – Parenting News

Sandra – Diary of a SAHM

eph2810 – Sting My Heart

Courtney – Waiting On My Soldier

Michelle – Between diapers and dishes

EmilyRoseJewel’s Personally Blessed Life

Stacey Broken Spirit

Amyable – Among Women

Dana – Think Pink

If you tackled a project this week, just add a comment and add your link below.

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Janice is co-founder of 5 Minutes For Mom. She's been working online since 2003 and is thankful her days are full of social media, writing and photography. You can see more of her photos at janicecrozephotography.com.

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