While at IKEA the other day, with my Clutter Buddy, she found a desk stuff holder (heck, what do you call these?) and told me I needed it. Well, all right. We'd worked some on the desk the other week, but my actual desk surface still needed attention. I first took my supplies out of the various cardboard boxes they'd been housed in and put them into the nice, new holder. Then, I took off many of the things that had simply started living on the desk area and moved them someplace else (a cardboard box, ok? I'm working on it!).
Here's the before and the after: