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One Year to an Organized Life: From Your Closets to Your Finances, the Week-by-Week Guide to Getting Completely Organized for Good by Regina Leeds

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WEEK THREE

Plan the Menu

This week, you can

• Create your to-do list and shopping list

• Design your menu

• Try the menu provided here from a professional chef

Time required: Varies.

AT THIS JUNCTURE, YOU HAVE ANswered the questions that will shape your celebration. First, create two lists. The first will be your to-do list of all the things you need to prepare at home and the other will be a shopping list. For example, on one list I would note that I have to borrow some serving dishes and clean the good china and crystal. On another I would note that I have to pick up wine, a fresh flower arrangement, and paper place settings for the children. Take a minute to do this. Don’t forget, a list is only productive if you actually use it! You’ll want ...

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