To get myself organized for the start of the New Year, I typically go online and order a new planner. As soon as it arrives, I color code each member of our family and add all their activities, birthdays, and special dates to the calendar. (I love colored markers, don't you?) As my to-do list continued to grow, I started thinking ... there's got to be an easier way. No worries! How I Learned to Do Less, Do Better, and Live More by Elizabeth Emens to the rescue!
There are numerous demands we face with having email, voicemail, and text. Naturally, every mom's admin responsibilities are somewhat different, but we all share common chores like filling out school forms, signing up for class parties, setting up fee payments, and doctors' appointments. This list doesn't even include admin tasks associated with a spouse or partner! Wouldn't you like to learn a simple way to be more productive with your time?
Fun Ways to Discover Venice Italy with Your Family
Greetings from Italy wear the gelato is rich, the clothes divine and the scenery is inspiring. Now that I've been to this fine city in the north of Italy, twice, I've amassed a list of favorites to share. These are some fun ways to discover Venice, Italy with your family. ...read more
Best of Northern Italy Villa Cipriani Luxury Resort Review
Italy is a country that just keeps surprising and delighting me. After visiting the larger cities and making a few trips south to Sicily, Mr. Momtrends and I ventured to the northern part of the country on our last trip. Our home base was the delightful Villa Cipriani. This ...read more
Here's What No One Tells You About Olive Oil
produce is at its absolute PEAK right now. It's the time to prepare fresh veggies and fruit with ease and simplicity. When it comes to cooking, the farmer's market is my muse. As I prepare some of my summer harvest favorites, I'm sharing a little secret, what you put ON the ...read more
That's where Life Admin comes in. With the right tools, moms like us can become more efficient. The first step - take the Admin Personalities Quiz located in the appendix. Are you a Super Doer, Reluctant Doer, Admin Avoider or Admin Denier? Once you figure out which one best describes your tendencies, devise a plan of action. Go ahead and take back those precious moments with your kids and lighten your load!
Author Elizabeth Emens offers practical tips so you can spend more time doing something you really want or need for you! Divide your tasks into three lists - Urgent, Hacks, and Love and Relationships. Then get down to business! You'd be surprised how much you can accomplish when you have helpful advice on how to get it done. The more you learn how to manage your time, the better you'll be at living your best life in 2019.
Want to learn more? Check out The 3 Key Steps to Keeping Your Resolutions here.
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