Welcome back to FlyLady! Today is Sunday, December 30, This week we are in Shining Your Sink. Menu Planning. The C.H.A.O.S. Cure. Your Launch. Sink Reflections has ratings and reviews. Sarah said: I have a love- hate relationship with the FlyLady. I joined her Yahoo group a few years ag. The Paperback of the Sink Reflections by Marla Cilley, FlyLady | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!.
Just read this again. Too many letters of thanks from happy customers, not enough actual content. Reflectikns to read, and full of lots of great ideas to get your house organized and clean. I’ve actually tried some of the cheesy suggestions and once I work through my resistance to trying something that seems so silly, they really are quite helpful.
FlyLady teaches us that attitude is everything and that with BabySteps, we, too can find peace in our homes and lives. Also she was not actually very clear at describing certain key routines in her book. My first problem is that her writing style is just awful.
However, I could not stand the cutesy terms and acronyms she made up and the overuse of annoying cliches. Pat on the back right there. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Instead I found the book itself to be somewhat cluttered and disorganized. For instance, I never understood how some people always seemed to have clean dishes For the ADHD and chronically disorganized among us, the FlyLady has some amazing suggestions. She says that when you are cleaning your home you are blessing your home and your family.
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To tell the reader that we have to lead by example and hopefully your family follows your lead is not a great message. Posted in Habit of the Month Tagged babystepsbehavior modificationdeclutterflyladyget organizedHabit of the Monthshiny sinkSink Reflections. I’m not an English major, mind you, but I suppose I thought in book form there would at least be an editing process dlylady remove those typos.
There are times where the author orders the “dear reader” around in a slightly condescending way, but there’s something about that little cartoon Zink that makes it feel okay.
Sep 16, Emily rated it it was ok. Sink Reflections by Marla Cilley. Toggle navigation The FlyShop. It is also not Biblical. I started this book at a time when I’ve been thinking, “There’s no way I can possibly finish the PhD thing.
Click here to download instructions for opening the zipped audio files. Return to Book Page. And for the serious cases like me she has advice for the things everyone else seems to do easily.
It just felt like someone telling me this was how I needed to do it, and doing anything else was wrong. Even though when I read it, I still think “There’s no way I can possibly keep my house that clean,” she still leaves me hoping at the possibility. Not a bad rfelections on organizing your home, but not very well organized IMO for an organizational book. I loved a lot of the things she said, and I am trying to incorporate some of them – like her control journal mapping out her weekly and daily chores.
With FlyLady’s system of working in Zones, you never have to spring clean again. The author uses her Internet persona of the FlyLady throughout the book, which lets you know revlections the start that this is a less formal book than you may be There are a lot of things I could quibble about, but overall, I really liked this book and found it helpful.
It was also gratifying to feel like I already do some of the things she thinks are so important. I have adopted sinl few of her ideas when it comes to organizing my cleaning schedule. The only part that makes me uncomfortable is Cilley’s strong religious beliefs, but the author herself says to take it or leave it. I would have loved some insight on high school age kids and getting them involved. Jan 23, 1verylovedmom rated it it was ok Shelves: It all starts with a shiny sink and, of course, a pair of shoes!
Method to the madness. I don’t have time for that! To see what your friends thought of this book, please reclections up. I liked that during her automated routines she opens up her mind to spiritual thoughts and meditations, so she is feeding her spirit while she is cleaning. God bless you all. I would recommend this to anyone who has or suspects they have Attention Deficit Disorder that may be sibk their ability to stay on task. Just about everything in this book is available on flylady.
This book sinm me adopt a different mindset, and that has made all the difference in the world for me and my family She wrote her book, and I took from it what I needed It was an easy read. Mar 02, Rebekah rated it really liked it. Now for the quibbles. Home Shop Get Started Events. It is a dangerous reflectioms for someone in an unhealthy relationship.