A Place for Everything

Have you ever heard the saying “A place for everything and everything in it’s place”?  What happens when things don’t have a place?  You have a mess.  Chaos.  A ‘balagan’. This was the situation in my home.  The problem was not clutter, but not having a place for things to go was causing a huge headache.  There were coats, backpacks, and shoes everywhere.  I tried a few different things to solve the problem.  Nothing worked.  Until today. I digress momentarily to tell you about the book I’m reading with one of my classes.  It’s called Hatchet by Gary Paulsen.  A boy named … Continue reading A Place for Everything