The other day, a student in my office introduced me to the Passion Planner. She seemed surprised that I did not know what it was (luckily my students keep me up to date with the times!) I AM SURPRISED I did not know about it! The moment she pulled a beautifully inscribed journal out… Read More The Passion Planner is one of the Greatest Time Management Products I’ve Seen for Busy Moms.
Most of us have been unwilling (and unconscious) participants in a popular dialogue. “I’m a mom! I don’t have time!” We just buy into it and assume its the truth, right? And then we get to the newborn stage and think my life will never be the same again. It’s like deer in headlights… Read More Babies are the Best Thing To Happen To Your Time and Daily Schedule.
This blog post came about as a side-project. After I read “The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo, I went to town on everything we own in our house including everything I had accumulated over a year with a baby. When our 2nd baby came along, I had been able to pare down… Read More The Basic Gear You Will Need for Your Baby (A Somewhat Minimalist and Gender Neutral List)
Why Read This: If you struggle trying to find the balance between learning, reading, taking courses – and taking action – this post will help you focus & clarify. This is part of my series on building a business while on Maternity Leave. Reading Time: 3 min The Internet in 2016 is VERY exciting. It… Read More Building a Business on Maternity Leave: Know When to Stop Learning and Start Taking Action.
What You’ll Learn: Some of the best things I learnt from the book I Know How She Does It by Laura Vanderkam – and how I applied it to maternity leave. Reading time: 5 minutes This is part of the Great Maternity Leave book club series, where I share some of the most influential books that… Read More What I Learnt from Laura Vanderkam’s Book I Know How She Does It – And How I Became more Productive on Maternity Leave
What you’ll learn: Some of the best tips and tricks I’ve pulled from the latest financial books including the Millionaire Mind and I Will Teach You to be Rich. (The ones that are super relevant for us on maternity leave.) Reading time: 5 minutes You probably all know by now one of the secrets… Read More The GML Book Club: Increasing my Financial Intelligence on Maternity Leave
Yes ,this one is straight from the original GML Project list in my lovely little journal, which I have kept to this day. It was one of the first tasks I undertook and it really has a soft spot in my heart. In order to accomplish this, I had to buckle down and study the science… Read More The Great Maternity Leave Projects: Never Forget to Take Vitamins – Using Charles Duhigg’s Book The Power of Habit