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Sometimes it’s all a person can do – or can’t do — to keep up with work, the house, the family, having friends over and trying to get ready for the holidays. Enter Deanne Marie with innovative tips and professional secrets to help you do it all – or at least do a lot more and still have fun! So ladies, close the door, put up your feet, and prepare to learn how you can enjoy a work-home balance that will make life beautiful again. You can be busy, but you can also be smart!!

Sometimes it’s all a person can do – or can’t do — to keep up with work, the house, the family, having friends over and trying to get ready for the holidays. Enter Deanne Marie with innovative tips and professional secrets to help you do it all – or at least do a lot more and still have fun! So ladies, close the door, put up your feet, and prepare to learn how you can enjoy a work-home balance that will make life beautiful again. You can be busy, but you can also be smart!!
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Sometimes it’s all a person can do – or can’t do — to keep up with work, the house, the family, having friends over and trying to get ready for the holidays. Enter Deanne Marie with innovative tips and professional secrets to help you do it all – or at least do a lot more and still have fun! So ladies, close the door, put up your feet, and prepare to learn how you can enjoy a work-home balance that will make life beautiful again. You can be busy, but you can also be smart!!

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Episodes

Smart Solutions for Busy People – CREATING SYSTEMS FOR THE HOLIDAYS … AND F

12/5/2011
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The key any well-run organization is a set of systems that work efficiently. We can take the same principles home! By focusing on clear objectives and then recognizing and prioritizing the elements of a project we can create systems for nearly anything, from cleaning to holiday activities. Being methodical saves time, meaning you have more time for the fun stuff… Read more about this episode...

Smart Solutions for Busy People – CREATING A HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS

11/28/2011
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Make sense of the insanity this holiday season with a few simple steps and decorator tricks to make your home shine! From prioritizing holiday plans to decorating the tree step-by-step and easy ways to bring outdoor freshness inside, Deanne Marie shares her ideas and time-saving tips. Learn how to display holiday collections and budget-friendly ideas to use what you already… Read more about this episode...

Smart Solutions for Busy People – HOLIDAY GIFT GIVING GUIDE

11/21/2011
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Every year at this time we’re faced with a nagging question: “What should I get for ________ (insert recipient’s name) this year?” What if you could answer that question confidently, knowing that you have found the perfect gift? It is possible, with a few hints from Deanne Marie. This week, discover the 4 steps to gift giving and get her… Read more about this episode...

Smart Solutions for Busy People – EASY EVERYDAY ETIQUETTE

11/7/2011
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Is it ever OK to talk on the phone at dinner? Is there a wrong way to butter your bread? Should you tip the hairdresser if she owns the salon? And just how to tell someone they have bad breath? Whether you’re headed to a holiday party or a business luncheon, taking your pet to the groomer or taking a… Read more about this episode...

Smart Solutions for Busy People – ESTATE PLANNING FOR BUSY PEOPLE

10/31/2011
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As the saying goes, two things in life are unavoidable: death and taxes. An estate plan can help you and your family prepare for both, but 65 percent of Americans have no plan in place – not even a will – to decide their final wishes. It can be an emotionally difficult topic, but there are ways to address it… Read more about this episode...

Smart Solutions for Busy People – HOW TO DECORATE A ROOM IN ONE DAY

10/17/2011
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They say Rome was not built in a day, but you can decorate a room in a day! Do ever watch home decorating shows on TV and wonder if they really get rooms done in a day? Well, it is possible, and Deanne Marie has the secret—and it’s borrowed from the kitchen! Find out the #1 trick to completely change… Read more about this episode...

Smart Solutions for Busy People – RENOVATE YOUR KITCHEN WITHOUT SPENDING A

10/10/2011
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October is the most popular month for kitchen renovation, just in time for the holidays. But even a minor renovation can cost $20,000! What if you could change the feel and efficiency of your kitchen – and have a big impact on your life – for little or no money at all! It is often said that the kitchen is… Read more about this episode...

Smart Solutions for Busy People – AVOIDING FRENZY AND FRIGHT ON HALLOWEEN N

10/3/2011
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If you’ve ever stared at an empty pumpkin bin or a candy aisle devoid of candy on October 31, you need this show! When it comes to the holidays, having a plan in place goes a long way to reducing stress and increasing enjoyment for both you and your family. Making time to do just one task a day can… Read more about this episode...

Smart Solutions for Busy People – A PLACE FOR EVERYTHING

9/26/2011
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If it takes you more than two minutes to find an item you just know you have, this show is for you! The majority of Americans believe their homes to be at least moderately disorganized, yet we know that being organized can save them time and stress. So what’s stopping us? Many of us simply don’t know where to begin,… Read more about this episode...

Smart Solutions for Busy People – HOW TO CLEAR THE CLUTTER

9/19/2011
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If you’re drowning in piles of papers or avoiding rooms in your home overrun by “stuff” you may have a clutter problem. Clutter literally blocks flow and movement in our homes and in our mental, emotional and spiritual lives as well. When we start clearing the clutter, we open up – literally! – to feeling lighter and freer. As a… Read more about this episode...

Smart Solutions for Busy People – YOUR FALL HOME: PRACTICAL AND PRETTY

9/12/2011
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As the air begins to turn crisp and the days become just a bit shorter, it’s time for fall! And that means it’s the perfect time to tune up your home before the cold of winter hits hard. This week, Deanne Marie shares both practical and pretty ways to spruce up your home inside and out. From seasonal checks on… Read more about this episode...

Smart Solutions for Busy People – START DESIGNING YOUR LIFE

9/5/2011
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When you think of “design” what comes to mind first? For home mavens, it’s probably interior design, while a fashionista thinks fashion design. But what if design applied to your life, everyday? What if you could literally design your life exactly the way you’d like it to be? It is possible to follow your passion and live in complete authenticity… Read more about this episode...

Smart Solutions for Busy People – START YOUR HOLIDAY ENGINES!

8/29/2011
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It’s never too early to begin planning for your fall and winter holidays – in fact, it’s a secret solution for busy people. This week, host Deanne Marie gives you a head start on your holiday planning with her top 7 tips, incorporating everything from decorating to shopping. Discover ways to keep your plans organized and on budget and where… Read more about this episode...

Smart Solutions for Busy People – RISE AND SHINE: ENTERTAINING MADE EASY

8/22/2011
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The latest trend in entertaining at home is delicious, easy, and a great way to start your day: breakfast! In this episode, you’ll discover the top four reasons that having family and friends over for breakfast or brunch makes both economical and social sense. Host Deanne Marie takes you through the who, what, when, where, why and how of breakfast… Read more about this episode...

Smart Solutions for Busy People – CREATING A PLACE TO CALL HOME

8/15/2011
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How do you feel when you come home from a busy day? Does your home welcome you, or repel you? Creating a place that you love to come home to takes just a little thought, and a bit of guidance from lifestyle design expert Christine Eisner. Her secrets to “comfort living” will help you move from appearances… Read more about this episode...

Smart Solutions for Busy People – CAN YOU REALLY BE HAPPY AT WORK?

8/8/2011
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Millions of Americans are jobless, and millions of those that still have a job are experiencing some of the lowest job satisfaction ratings in history. With daily stories of financial gloom and doom, everyone can use a little dose of happiness, especially at work. Yet, our workplaces are seldom synonymous with happiness. Executive business coach and author of “From Hired… Read more about this episode...

Smart Solutions for Busy People – HOW TO ORGANIZE NEARLY EVERYTHING

8/1/2011
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If it takes you more than two minutes to find an item you just know you have, this show is for you! The majority of Americans believe their homes to be at least moderately disorganized, yet we know that being organized can save them time and stress. So what’s stopping us? Many of us simply don’t know where to begin,… Read more about this episode...

Smart Solutions for Busy People – STRESS SOLUTIONS: HOW TO RELAX

7/25/2011
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Does it ever seem that life lives you, rather than you living life? Do your vacations feel more like effort than ease? Stress is often to blame, and there are simple, do-able solutions to even your most negative and stressful thoughts and feelings. Businesswoman and personal development teacher Cheri Hickman explains what the three biggest fears than block… Read more about this episode...

Smart Solutions for Busy People – A REAL TOUR DE FRANCE

7/18/2011
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The famous French cycling race, the Tour de France, recently concluded in Paris. Have you ever wanted to take a “real” tour of France on a bike? It sounds romantic and adventurous, but what is it really like? One woman discovered some treasures along the way, from quaint French villages and lovable characters, to her own inner knowing. Meet author,… Read more about this episode...

Smart Solutions for Busy People – SECRETS TO INSTANT, SEXY CONFIDENCE

7/11/2011
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Are you among the majority of Americans who absolutely dread swimsuit season? Would you like to feel sexy and confident now and any time of the year? Wellness coach Katie Humphrey shares some of her sexiest secrets, including what foods can make you feel unattractive, how you can begin increasing your confidence today and why it’s more about… Read more about this episode...
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