{Frame by Frame} – Processing a party invitation

{Frame by Frame} – Processing a party invitation

Before we broke for school holidays I found a pretty pink envelope in Gabi’s communication pouch at pre school, to me that meant just one thing….PARTY TIME!

I thought I would take the opportunity to show you how having a physical system (our action station) set up that my behavioural systems came quickly and easily into operation.

A picture tells a thousand words…so here are ‘5000 words’ that tell the story of how I handled a new party invitation immediately (so I wouldn’t forget).

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Come party day I will use the original invitation to plug the address into my GPS and off we go…party time!

Have you ever missed a party or event because you have no system in place to handle in coming invitations?

Because of my organised action station you can see how easy it is for me to utilise and enjoy my family filing system.  Would you love a family filing system custom designed for your family?  Give us a call we would love to help.

Have a magical day

Mara

 

 

20 Comments
  • Belinda Bonamy
    Posted at 15:33h, 07 July Reply

    I so need to start doing this

  • Jessie Hay
    Posted at 15:47h, 07 July Reply

    I would love to get the Keji 4 Drawer Desktop File to help me set up my family filing action station 🙂
    My favourite product is the Toshiba KIRAbook 13.3″ Touchscreen Laptop.

    • thefilingfairies
      Posted at 16:52h, 07 July Reply

      Thanks for your comment Jessie! I could use a new laptop myself – glad to have a recommendation. Welcome to The Filing Fairies page

  • Caroline Hannessen
    Posted at 13:12h, 12 July Reply

    I would get
    J.Burrows 3 Drawer Desktop Organiser Red
    to organise my family – Our system at the moment is chuck everything on the desk and get to it when we get to it!

    • thefilingfairies
      Posted at 12:18h, 13 July Reply

      I have always found red an interesting choice…people love it in office spaces because it stands out (myself included) but on the other hand it’s traditionally the colour for “stop” …. 🙂

  • Terri Todd
    Posted at 15:28h, 15 July Reply

    I’m in desperate need of a metal filing cabinet, that way my husband can’t break the front off the draw 🙁

  • Troy Simpson
    Posted at 23:51h, 16 July Reply

    Manila folders! One can never have too many manila folders!

    • thefilingfairies
      Posted at 17:07h, 18 July Reply

      We like to colour code ours for a better visual trigger as to what is what

  • Ross Shaw
    Posted at 21:47h, 24 July Reply

    A stapler of my own!

    • thefilingfairies
      Posted at 19:43h, 26 July Reply

      in a recent clients home office, we uncovered an excessive number of staplers – easily one spare for you! Welcome to The Filing Fairies and fingers crossed for you to win the chance to have your very own stapler Ross

  • Lauren A
    Posted at 16:19h, 29 July Reply

    I’d love a couple of the clear Eldon 3-Tier Letter Organisers, A4 Document Wallets in a rainbow of colours, and a clear 4 Drawer Desktop Organiser File (because my daughter took my last one) – and maybe then I can organise all the kid’s social engagements!

  • jbmarigold
    Posted at 13:07h, 30 July Reply

    With a tray for each person, my family filing action station delight would be Martha Stewart Stackable Inboxes in classical White!!!

  • Charlotte S
    Posted at 19:00h, 31 July Reply

    I would love the cute Message Sorter, as our problem with our current letter holder is one thing gets hidden behind another – love the steps on this one so you can see everything at once!

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