How to Organize Photos {video}

Everyone has photos and a lot of us have both digital and prints.  On this segment of Organize Your Life I'll show you some simple ways to organize photos. Digital- 1. Upload.  Get in the habit of uploading all photos to one location.  It’s easy with a Mac because of photostream and iCloud. If you don’t have that use something like Picture Keeper or an external HD to export photos and relocate to another location. You also want to regularly back up your photos onto an external HD incase of computer ... [Continue Reading]

Organizing Printed & Digital Photos

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                      If you're like me, you aren't printing photos much anymore.  I take lots of digital photos, especially with Instagram, but I am only printing a few now. But hey, if you're over 20 years old, you have some old-school prints from film days and some negatives that go with them. On a side note:my kids had to have disposable cameras for a school function this year and then get the pictures developed.  Me, ... [Continue Reading]

Scrapbooking for the Rest of Us

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I am a scrapbooking  failure.  I once went to a Creative Memories party and spent like a million dollars.  I got everything she said I needed to create the scrapbooks of my life...one for each kid, one for my wedding 10 years prior,  one for every vacation and family reunion, and one for each dog.  I'd say I did about 5 pages done before overwhelm set in.  And to be honest, I couldn't see how I would ever have the time or space to lay out pages and beautifully, if not meticulously, glue, cut, and trim.  So I gave it ... [Continue Reading]