Yesterday was a tough day for planning. I tried – I really did – but it just didn’t work out. And truthfully – sometimes that’s just the way it goes. It doesn’t mean I failed. It doesn’t mean my
A daily plan is NOT a to-do list. A to-do list is NOT a daily plan. So what’s the difference? A to-do list is a list of tasks you would like to accomplish. They may or may not be organized.
It’s been ten years since I last homeschooled. I have fond memories of those years although I’m also glad they’re done. I’m not one of those people who believe everyone should homeschool. You have to do what’s best for your
Do you enjoy having people over but you find that you never get around to inviting anyone? You have good intentions but there’s always something standing in the way? The only way to succeed at having people over is to
I was reminded the other day that my to-do list must be tied in with my schedule in order for it to be effective. Have you ever had one of those days when you were productive in spite of yourself?
Since I’ve been married, I’ve owned four different homes and I’ve had a different cleaning routine for each of them. This past November we moved again – into a fixer upper (house number five). We’ve been here almost two months
For those of you who have a schedule page as part of your planner set-up, you might be surprised at some of the different ways you can use that page. Take a look: Schedule 1 On this page I highlighted
by Jessica G of Franklin Planner Have you ever heard of burnout? It’s a term used to describe a mental state, similar to depression, which comes from excess stress over a long period of time. It can lead to decreased
There are different kinds of homemakers and they each clean house their own way. But each and every one of those homemakers needs a house cleaning schedule. And here’s why. 1. The Slob. If you’re a slob, you probably don’t
Ever have one of those days when you have too much to do and not enough time but it all has to be done? If your answer is “that’s every day”, you might want to make some changes to your