What is productivity and why does it matter?

What is productivity and why does it matter-

This year on the blog I am going to be writing a series of posts on productivity. Productivity has always been a key issue in business and economics and over the last few years, it has increasingly crept into our personal life vocabulary. In my post The key to productivity at home, I highlight … [Read more...]

The tension between being organised and being present with the family

The tension between being organised and being present with the family640

Today’s post answers a reader question. You can read previous answers to readers’ questions here. Struggling with constant tension between getting things done or feeling on top of everything around the home and garden, and being able to sit, relax and be present with my children. I am always going … [Read more...]

9 things you can do now to get ready for back to school

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Today's post answers a back to school reader question. You can read previous answers to readers' questions here. What activities do you do at the end of the school year with school stuff so you're prepped for the next year? To be honest, I don't do much at all in December in terms of … [Read more...]

When to keep or discard habits

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This post is answering a reader question from my recent survey. You can see more of my answers to reader questions here. I love this question as it is something I haven't really touched on before: The habits that you implemented into your life during the 'planned and present' year, did you keep … [Read more...]