Resolve to organize those photos. If your photo situation is like mine, I say we form a support group. I’ll start by confessing: I have a giant plastic tub with photos dumped in willy-nilly, more photos stuffed in a kitchen drawer, more on my computer, and others lurking on digital memory sticks that I can’t find. I haven’t put a photo in an album since my youngest was born 13 years ago. To be clear, I’m not resolving to stick my photos into some cleverly stenciled, calligraphy- captioned memory book. Let’s be real. I am resolving to scan all photos worth keeping onto my computer, and file them by year and occasion. Some services will do this for you, and I’m tempted. Scanmyphotos.com will scan 1,000 photos and put them on DVD for $49.95.
Read more, Sarasota, FL Herald Tribune (Sat, Jan 17th)
About the author: A journalist, author, syndicated columnist, national speaker and seminar leader, Marnell Jameson writes regularly for many major media outlets, including the Los Angeles Times, Woman’s Day, Family Circle, Child, Fit Pregnancy, Parents and Reader’s Digest. Her work ranges from serious reporting to humorous essays, and often focuses on women’s issues, health and psychology, family relationships and interior design. As a nationally syndicated columnist, Jameson writes “At Home with Marni Jameson,” a humorous and helpful home design reality column that appears in top newspapers across the country, including The Arizona Star, The Dallas Morning News, The Denver Post, The Calgary Herald, The Hartford Courant, The New Orleans Times-Picayune and The Philadelphia Inquirer. As a keynote speaker and seminar leader, Jameson speaks to businesses, schools and writers about writing better and getting published. A former university writing instructor and public relations agency president, Jameson created WRITE RIGHT a seminar series that has helped top public relations agencies and businesses take their writing ability from good to great.
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Saturday, January 17, 2009
Nationally weekly syndicated columnist and author, Marni Jameson's recent column shares way to get rid of the clutter in your home. She provides several resolutions including this one: