Planner Challenge – Day 2 | Intro Page

I have no idea what happened, but my Day 2 post somehow disappeared a couple days after it was originally published, so this is my attempt to recreate it! My apologies that these posts are now out of order, but I wanted to make sure we had everything we needed here on the good ole […]

Planner Challenge – Day 5 | Color Coding

Y’all have been SO sweet and patient with me as I have been a tad bit behind posting daily. I have been soaking up these last few days of maternity leave and I absolutely appreciate your love. My instagram feed feels like one big warm hug! Thanks so, so much! Back to business! I am […]

Planner Challenge – Day 4 | Yearly View

In my planner, after the intro section, I keep a yearly view page with the 12 months of the year as a reference. I find it comes in handy when I need to quick look up the date of something. You can download a free template to create your own at Calendar Labs online, which […]

Planner Challenge – Day 3 | Dashboard

Welcome back to the Planner Challenge! Today is a quick look at the “dashboard”. I’ve seen tons of pictures of people using dashboards in their planner for many different things: post-its, reminders, to-do lists, tracking water consumption, etc. I use mine simply to remember what colors I use for which members of my family. I […]

Planner Challenge – Day 1 | Cover

Welcome to Day 1 of the December Planner Challenge! Each day I will be posting some details to help you get your planner set up and organized for 2015. Today’s post is short and sweet. If you don’t have a planner, now is a perfect time to grab one. As always, feel free to check […]

2015 Planning Challenge

I am determined to start 2015 off as my most organized year yet. I have so many, good, really good, things on my plate. I feel like I am doing the right things, what God has directed for me and my family, but my goodness, it is a lot. I know the only way I will be […]

Making Time for Your Planner

Life is busy.  There is just no way to get around it.  Whether you’re married, single, have kids, are still in school, working full time or working from home, I’m willing to bet you feel like there’s a lot on your plate.  With all that is required out of leading a happy and productive life, […]

Purposeful Planning: Priority #1 Jesus

Over the course of the last few months, I have started sharing some more personal aspects of my life, my heart and my soul about what matters the most to me, and what I need to work on. It has been difficult. Some have not understood why I am not making as much time for […]

How to Write a Better To-Do List

When you’re on a quest to get more organized, the first thing people will usually tell you to tackle is starting a to-do list.  To-do lists are a great way to remember all the tasks you need to get done, prioritize those tasks, and motivate yourself to get them done.  A to-do list is an essential part […]

Meal Planning Post Baby

In the midst of falling in love over and over and over again with our sweet little boy, I did what every new mother should avoid doing. Looking in the mirror. Yuck. Is that really what I look like?  Ok, ok. I know I should give myself a break, but 3 weeks post baby and I already […]