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Also she was not actually very clear at describing certain key routines in her book. Open Preview See a Problem? I reckon she thought Mama had criticized how she did. My house has way too much clutter and I definitely come from a long line of pack rats. Not that you can’t follow along just fine, only that it will say “And now you’re going to put this into your binder of routine lists! I’ve been following Flylady loosely since with her Fly Lady Mentors group.
I joined her Yahoo group a few years ago, and did some reading on her website. This is why I am in the boat I am in. Also, as a person recovering from codependency I appreciated how she covered some of the tendencies or a lot of the tendencies I struggle with and addressed ways to overcome my hang ups and coping skills.
I am really encouraged that it is all about taking responsibility for your attitude and emotions etc. My favorite thing is the timer I use because of her. There was a lot of good stuff in here — for one, it started a massive purge of clutter in our house.
You could easily spend hours every day working this system. Knowing that, I was able to just fish through her ideas, adapt, and go forth with my own organizing talents. Published October 1st by Bantam first published January 1st Over the course of time reviewing her emails, you can gain a sense of exactly what she’s suggesting, and so figure flyladj what you should be doing to go along with it.
Why is it necessary for me to put on my work clothes first instead of last? If you’ve ever been turned off of FLY Lady because you subscribed to the emails without reading this book–you need wink start from scratch! However I do think there should reflectoins some mention of setting healthy boundaries with your family as that is a crucial aspect of living yourself. She writes it with such a kindness It’s okay that you’re still learning!
I totally have moon in cancer. When I got married, I moved into this quaint, lovely, cluttered old farm house. As for the content, it can be basically summed up with three ideas: Nov 03, Leah rated it liked it. Just jump in where you are.
Why is a clean sink so important to this lady? A bit Stepford wives. Even though when I read it, I still think flylwdy no way I can possibly keep my house that clean,” she still leaves me hoping at the possibility. Need help getting organized around your house?
Lastly, there is something in the tone that I just don’t care for. This is helpful to me at the beginning of a new year with a new baby and four kids for the first time.
Cilley does give great tips on getting organized in little periods of time each day–something I try to do. Her silly acronyms drove me nuts.
Do a little bit of detail cleaning I’m as of yet undecided about this book. It’s like your Aunt Mildred is ordering you around and that just seems natural. I also realized, as I thought about my home and my struggles, that she wrote the book she needed, the book for her. I have noticed a marked difference in my home and my life since I’ve started implementing th I keep going back to this book again and again.
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Getting a morning and before bed routine as well as breaking your house into 5 zones and cleaning one 15 minutes a day each week for a month when the cycle repeats I thought were good ideas. Then I took the time to read your site and said “Oh, I deflections it.
This is FlyLady’s system, including inspiring testimonials from our members, all in one book! I didn’t feel like things were thoroughly explained.
It does a great job of getting you in the right frame of mind. Well, it going great and I’m learning even more from your book. Oh, and while I don’t follow her spiritual beliefs I can totally get down with her warning to stay positive, no whining, nagging or complaining allowed.
Marla also turned a bit nasty when I started the last part of my book. This book is not for everyone, but it is GREAT for people flglady me whose perfectionism gets in the way of truly being productive around the house, and people described as Reflectinos “Sidetracked Home Executives” who have g I was a bit reluctant to give this book 5 stars, because it isn’t exactly amazing literature.
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What is it about change that discombobulates us? So where Cilley talks about routines, Mason talks about habits. If they don’t come around then you stuck either feeling that you aren’t a good enough example or you are burdened cleaning up after everyone with a smile reflectjons a good attitude.
It’s okay that your kitchen is clean but the living room is a disaster! If you fall off, get back on again, where you are, and don’t worry about “catching up”.
Feb 07, Jennifer H rated it really liked it. My only complaint about this book introducing a system of keeping your house under control in terms of cleaning and organizing is that it doesn’t really say what the system is. This is in spite of the fact that I am in the middle of cleaning the living room downstairs and the vacuum is still out. It seemed like every time I went down there, she was washing floors or windows, one, despite she’d cleaned the whole house good last summer.