How have you been during this first week of 2017? If you are anything like me, the post-holiday busyness made this week fly by at the speed of light. Last week, my post focused on a to-do list for January that centered on everyday things to get done to get the new year off to … Continue reading January 2017 Kickoff to an Organized Year Part 2
It is that time of year, the quiet lull between Christmas and New Year's. The time to grab a cup of coffee, your favorite pen and notepad, and make a list of things to do for getting the new year off to a great start! I'm not necessarily talking about New Year's Resolutions, rather the … Continue reading January Kick Off to an Organized Year Part 1
For the first time in a week, 4:30am wasn't so painful. Well, that's probably because I hit the snooze button until 5:00am. Today, I would like to focus on planning. As you sit down to plan this year, each month, week, and day, ask yourself a few key questions: *What is your planning goal? To … Continue reading Day 12: Plan well, work hard, play hard…then rest!
Today 5:30am came way too early and tomorrow 4:30am will be even harder. Sigh. Time, it seems, is something I never have enough of these days. My lists are longer, my responsibility load is heavier, and my dreams are loftier. Do you ever find yourself in the same boat? Too much to do and not … Continue reading Day 5: Back to the Grind
To quote John Steinbeck, "The best laid plans of mice and men..." would be an understatement for today. Currently, as I sit in my chair taking a break from frustration and failure, I feel like Charlie Brown. Nothing went as planned today and I failed at a task I am quite adept in doing. Behold, … Continue reading Day 4: Best Laid Plans a.k.a A Lesson in Resiliency