Organize for the Holidays’ With Your Shopping List (Tip #3)

Organize for the Holidays’ With Your Shopping List (Tip #3)

Holiday Organization Tip #3

Today I want you to make a separate shopping list for the gifts you need to purchase. Start with the name, the gift and where you think you can buy it. Add everyone to the list even if you do not know what you are going to buy them or where. Below is an example of my shopping list:

Name Gift Store
Jessica Sapphire and diamond bracelet Valentines Jewelry store
Sally Sweater and matching pants Macy’s
Chris New bike Vinnie’s Bike Shop
Chris Bathrobe Macy’s
Dad Book on CD Bookstore
Dad Puzzle Bookstore
Dad Sweater – blue Macy’s
Nick Accessories for bike Vinnie’s Bike Shop
Anne Marie Sesame Street Rockin’ Elmo Toys R Us
Sara Pocketbook Macy’s
Robin Leap Frog  Leap Pad Explorer Tablet Toys R Us
Anthony Gift certificate for restaurant Testo’s Restaurant
Mike Emergency kit for car AAA Store

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A professional organizer for more than 18 years, Susan Lovallo, CPA, CPO, works with individuals and businesses to help them declutter, simplify and establish or streamline systems. Whether you are organizing your home, business, or financials, the result is greater productivity with less effort, providing more time to enjoy life. Clients appreciate Susan’s easy and effective solutions and financial expertise, as well as her patience, compassion and sense of humor.