Make Your Goals Work For You

Make Your Goals Work For You “I want to do x, but it doesn’t really fit into my day.” Ugh. Have you ever said or thought of that sentence before? You have a goal in your head, but there just aren’t enough hours in the day. Between carpool and work and cooking dinner,...

The Importance of Goals

The Importance of Goals We love goals. Here at Aligning Designs, we all have a few goals that we’re working towards all the time, both professional and personal. But if you would have asked me several years ago, I don’t think I would have had many things I was working...

Kiss Mental Clutter Goodbye

Kiss Mental Clutter Goodbye It’s a workday, but you can’t seem to get anything done. Your workspace is a mess. There is a never ending to do list running through your mind. Someone is talking too loudly. Chaos. Your brain is in chaos. Maybe it’s just me, but when I...

Creating Fun Goals

Creating Fun Goals So often our goals are dictated by a need. I need to lose weight. I need to pay off my debt. I need to learn this thing for work. Not to say these goals are bad, but “need” based goals can be frustrating. When you’re working towards a need based...

Season Change Declutter

Season Change Declutter Do you declutter at the end of each season? While this seems silly or meaningless, it’s one of my favorite habits. Tried and true, at the end of each season, I swap out decor, clothing, and other items around my home to clean out the old and...

Back to School Goals

Back to School Goals As your kids begin to head back to school, it feels like a good time to talk about Back to School Goals. These are the goals that you may have put off while your kids were home for the summer, but now have time for. Or maybe these are goals for...