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The Pomodoro Technique, Or How Tomatoes Can Boost Your Productivity

I knew today was going to be a busy day for me. I’ve got a couple big deadlines this week and my mom is having knee replacement surgery on Wednesday so I’m trying to get as much as I can done by tomorrow. 386 more words


Win the War on Clutter the 5B Way

When Laura and I got married, my aunt gave us a piece of advice: “Don’t lose the war on paper.”

Paper, she warned — paid bills, instruction manuals, report cards, Christmas cards, essays, and every other bit of words on tree fibre — will take over your entire house if you let it. 401 more words


Falling in Love With Bullet Journaling

I hadn’t been able to decide on a planner that could accommodate page space for balancing work, home and going back to school. Using an electronic calendar alone wasn’t working well for me as I felt like I constantly had ideas and to-do’s rolling around in my brain. 1,107 more words


Using my Bullet Journal as a Planner - Update!

How the heck did it get to be April??? The first quarter of 2017 is already over, and it’s time to take a peek into how things are going with my BuJo (or if you missed my last post, … 658 more words


Streaks App Review

It’s April now. How many of you were so hyped up to make changes in 2017 that have now fallen completely by the way-side?

Maybe you were going to drink more water… 498 more words


A Simple iTrick for Limiting Screen Time

I fully admit I am addicted to screens. I don’t think I’m alone in this, either. I find myself reaching for my phone or iPad whenever I have a minute of down time and just want to relax. 667 more words

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