Already on ArticleSlash?

Forgot your password? Sign Up
 Article Directory   Author   Angie Weid
 

Angie Weid  RSS Feed

Published Articles:33
Total Article Views:7,362 (unique visitors)
Angie Weid
(USA)Author

Angie Weid's Articles

Articles by: Angie Weid

Recent Articles

A Little Bit of Help Goes a Long Way

From time to time, perhaps all the time, we all can feel overwhelmed.   After a good, productive day's work you come home and you get hit with piles of laundry, desk covered in papers, “Mom, ..
(August 19, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Organizing | Visitors: 223

Honor Your Memories

"Terry" admits she get overwhelmed in attempting to stay organized. Like many of us, the dramas of life can take over and the last thing on your list of things to care for is yourself. Terry had ..
(March 15, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Organizing | Visitors: 168

The Choice Is Yours

There are a lot of great excuses out there for every part of our lives. Remember though, excuses are like assholes; everyone's got one. And I've heard them all from people as to why they can't be ..
(March 15, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Organizing | Visitors: 148

Organizing Intervention

A couple recent clients have had me help get their family members organized. Pretty much it was set up as an intervention. No before or after photos were taken at the request of the family. A ..
(March 21, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Organizing | Visitors: 206

You've Come A Long Way Baby

It took “Renee" some time to get up the courage to contact me. She saw an article about me in the Sylvania Advantage. And thought . . . enough is enough. Then sent me an email in July. I ..
(March 21, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Organizing | Visitors: 179

Organizing Your Weakest Link

We all have a scary room in our home. Your house looks great, though lurking there is . . . That room. Your scary room is the place that stuff ends up that you just can't be bothered putting away. ..
(March 21, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Organizing | Visitors: 206

The Room of Doom

I remember when the PC game, Doom first came out. It was one of the original first person games and I became addicted to it. Working at Ford at the time, a group of us talked about strategies to ..
(March 24, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Organizing | Visitors: 213

The Bag Lady

Tax season is upon us and my positive thought for you is this means Spring is around the corner. (Yeah!) Now is the time to start gathering up all your paperwork and start planning to fill out your ..
(March 28, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Organizing | Visitors: 232

Bringing Papa Home

A family's 85 year old father became ill and was hospitalized. He is recovering, though he will not be able to use stairs again. He lives in a great home, but his bedroom is on the second floor. The ..
(March 28, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Organizing | Visitors: 197

Making a Home

Helping senior citizens is my target market. And working with people like “Bob" is one reason why . . . I love my job! Bob happily lived in his home for over 30 years, then he got very sick ..
(April 03, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Organizing | Visitors: 202

What Do I Do With This Stuff?

A friend of mine referred a very good client of hers, “Mike, " to me. She felt my business would be a perfect fit for his needs. (Networking is so cool!) Mike's mom recently passed away and he ..
(April 03, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Organizing | Visitors: 186

Garage Spring Cleaning

It's finally spring time here in the Midwest of the US! Everyone is beginning to crawl out of their winter hibernation. As we do, we begin to see the mess in our garages that has been left from items .
(April 03, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Organizing | Visitors: 239

Oprah Hoarders

Recently, Oprah had a 2-part show on Hoarders. From closets overflowing with unworn clothes to boxes brimming with crafts and knickknacks, experts estimate that nearly 6 million Americans have a ..
(April 03, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Organizing | Visitors: 662

Emotional Abuse

I was emotionally abused in my marriage. There I admit it. I feel embarrassed, angry, weak and strong by making that statement. My friends and family will attest what a devastating affect my ex ..
(April 03, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Self-Esteem | Visitors: 408

My List

I found something the other day. A list I made on September 1, 2005. I remember walking into the woods behind my home early that morning. The day was beautiful, sunny. The smell of Fall season ..
(April 03, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Inspirational | Visitors: 175

Making Your Home Useful

The rooms, closets and areas of your home can be used however you wish. Really, it's OK to use your home however you wish. In our home, I sold our dining room furniture on eBay and moved in our ..
(April 13, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Organizing | Visitors: 203

Snap, Crackle, POP!

Long ago I was forced to hold in my thoughts and feelings, which in the end tore me up inside. From this I have learned the more I share my honest feelings with people, the more support I receive. ..
(April 28, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Stress-Management | Visitors: 174

A Farrah Fawcett Glamor Head

"OMG! Is that a Farrah Fawcett Glamor Head?" Then Andrea and I just laughed at not only how unglamorous Farrah was looking, also, why did she still have Farrah after 20 years. Andrea needed help ..
(April 28, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Organizing | Visitors: 247

Can You Breathe In Your Office?

Sweet home Alabama, da dadah da dah da dah. Where the skies are so blue . . . . . . Hearing this song I reached for my phone, it's not ringing? Odd. . . that's one of my ring tones. But it wasn't ..
(May 21, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Organizing | Visitors: 206

The Time Has Come to Clean-Up Your Garage

Getting your cars parked in your garage may be a dream to you, though now is the time to get your garage organized. Seems everyone is out there, cleaning out from the change of seasons. Getting ready .
(May 27, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Organizing | Visitors: 361

Playing Hooky

I never skipped a day when I was in school. Guess I was just terrified that my mom would find out, though not really sure what my punishment would have been and likely she would have not been the ..
(May 27, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Inspirational | Visitors: 162

Anything a Guy Can Do A Chick Can Do Too

A very good friend of mine keeps commenting on how amazed he is at how I just get stuff done. To me I see something that I want to do or needs to be done, so rather than dwell over it, just do it. ..
(June 04, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Positive-Attitude | Visitors: 185

Enough is Enough We Are Better Off Than Ever

Gas Pump Prices Rising. Obama and McCain Square Off Over Poor Economy. A-Rod's Wife Files For Divorce. Honestly. . . . . How is your life? Not the stuff you have. Your life. Who you are. Take away .
(July 12, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Motivation | Visitors: 176

Lost in Space

Warning! Will Robinson, Warning! Lost In Space such a classic cheesy TV show that began in 1969 (WOW! yet another reason that is perhaps the greatest year ever. Save that thought for another post) As .
(July 12, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement/Organizing | Visitors: 205

What If the World Had More Charlies?

After helping “Charlie" with his garage, he asked me to help his wife get her new apartment ready. I purchased new bedroom furniture, bedding and shower items for “Sandra, " then returned .
(July 16, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Self-Improvement | Visitors: 223