Tag: organization

Loving It: The Desire Map Planner

My love of planners and planning is no secret. Some people might think it's crazy that I use a few different planning and tracking systems, but it seems to work really well for me... probably because writing things down is literally the only way I can ever hope to remember anything. February and March weird ...

No More Kitchen Chaos

I gave my chaotic kitchen a much-needed makeover. It only took a podcast and (quite) a few broken dishes to get there.

Resolution Help

For years, I didn't make resolutions. I was tired of making them only to ditch them after about a week, so I just decided to forget the whole thing. But this year, I'm determined that my resolutions are going to stick. I think my problem in past years was a lack of tools to support me. ...

GTD + Asana = My Sanity

I first read Getting Things Done (also called "GTD") earlier this year, after seeing it mentioned in many a blog post and Youtube video. Although I loved the basic tenets of David Allen's system, I had a really hard time with how much of it was done on paper. Not only did this approach feel ...

Cleaning Out My Closet

My closet is no longer a vortex of horror.

Bullet Journal Update

(or: BJ 102 if ya still nasty) It's been a little over a year since I first posted about my love of (ok, obsession with) bullet journaling. Although I've changed up my methods, I still live by this system, and I probably wouldn't get a single thing done if it wasn't written down. (I try ...

Best of 2016

  (Or: Well that was interesting...) A few weeks ago, I was at a company event that included a Reptilia booth that I was assigned to help with. I surprised myself by absolutely loving it, especially an adorable tarantula named Fluffy, who gives high fives and lets you pet her belly. When my boss came ...