Habits, Productivity

Productivity Series #1: Planner/ Calendar system

Let me preface this post (and series) by saying that I am certainly no productivity “expert”. But, it is a topic I have been very interested in for the past ~5 years or so, so I’ve learned quite a bit about it. My personal systems are generally still a work in progress and have been tweaked/ adjusted over the years…

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Habits, Things I Love

Outside

  Day 7 of my challenge is complete! I’m on a roll. 🙂  My favorite parts of it are the daily 20 min. walk outside and the reading. My least favorite part is drinking a gallon of water per day! That’s just a lot of water for me. I don’t love drinking water, and if I’m not intentional about it I…

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Family Fun, Goals, Habits, Productivity

A New Week and Habit Tracking

 Another fresh week, and the first full week of a new month. I don’t mind Mondays. They always feel full of promise and optimism to me. Nothing has gone wrong, yet! 🙂  The weekend was nice. We had “swim Saturday” and “soccer Sunday”. Ethan had a game around ~1 hour away yesterday morning. It wasn’t far from my parents’ house,…

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Habits, Productivity

Cutting Back

 So far, so good on my #75 Easy challenge (more on that here). Day 2/75 complete and on to Day 3 today. The biggest key is not waiting to get started on the various to-do items. In the past, I would wait until almost noon to start drinking my water, or wouldn’t walk OR exercise until later in the day….just a…

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