Creating space to be more productive

Creating space to be more productive

When you are happy to plan and run with routines, it can have the drawback that if you don't plan time for leisure or relaxation, you have a week that is full of preplanned commitments and there is no space for time out. Often we think the more we do, the more productive we will be. Factoring in … [Read more...]

Monthly review – tips to make entertaining easier for recovering perfectionists

tips to make entertaining easier for recovering perfectionists

April was a great month to focus on having catch ups with family and friends at home. We had school holidays and two birthdays which of course encouraged my habit naturally. I do think that having people over is a habit and one I had got out of. I would think about having people over and then … [Read more...]

Managing distractions at work and at home

Managing distractions at work and at home2

This post is part of a series on productivity. You can find more posts in the series here.  *********** To be productive we need to effectively allocate our time, energy and attention to achieve our goal. Managing distractions is key to being productive. If we are distracted our attention is … [Read more...]

Making it simpler and easier – Collect for Anything by GroupTogether

Making collecting funds from a group easier and simpler

This post is sponsored by GroupTogether.  You might remember that last year I shared with you a great new Australian company called GroupTogether. GroupTogether is a start up founded by two mums who wanted an easy way to take the hassle and waste out of giving group gifts. They also wanted a way to … [Read more...]