Surprise: I have a messy calendar! Before you start shouting, “explain yourself!” (I get it — we get heated about calendars around here ), I will.⠀
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I had a client recently who announced in this “can you believe what a mess I am?” tone, “I don’t think I’ve ever finished a to-do list.” As though this was some deep character flaw. Most to-do lists are dozens of items long. Some of those items take hours or days to complete. And life […]
To-do lists are a great way to get everything out of your head. But does this sound familiar: You do a TON during the day, crossing off so many to-do items, but still feel defeated when you see the dozens of tasks left on your list? You even start writing things down just so you […]
Some people don’t want to “clutter up” their calendar with time-blocking. But here’s the thing: the blocks of time just represent how you’re already spending your time. If it looks overwhelmingly cluttered, it’s because your schedule is too cluttered, disorganized or chaotic — which is why you feel the same way. Let’s solve that problem […]
Anyone who hangs out here for a minute knows I’m a huge proponent of putting everything in your calendar. Tasks, time you want to protect for yourself to read that book, everything. “What?!,” you may think, “That’ll clutter up my schedule, not give me more white space in my calendar!” Yes and no. Hear me out: You want to […]
It ain’t about perfection, ladies. It’s about being able to use your systems to quickly dig out of the chaos life inevitably causes. The last two weeks have been a bit crazy over here — I went out of town for five days, my husband and I had a staycation at a hotel (well, he […]
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I'm a former big law attorney who got overwhelmed as a first year and slowly pieced together a time/task management system that actually reduced my stressed, helped me stay on top of it all (and know it), feel confident drawing boundaries, and soak in time with my family and friends. I'd love to get you there, too.