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Free printable planner & calendar {2014} Dork alert: I kind of obsess over lists.

free printable planner & calendar {2014}

Writing things down, and getting things done is how I roll on most days. Sometimes, I’ll even write something down after it’s done, just for the sheer pleasure of crossing it off my list. ;} I warned you. Super dork alert. I get a lot of questions about how I home school, run a business and keep the mountains of laundry from burying me all in the meantime without flipping a lid and murdering anyone. I’m probably the last person you should ask, because the mountains of laundry usually do bury me. I know. Probably not. And then I thought, why not share it? This planner fits a full-sized three ring binder, with plenty of room with a monthly view (See: January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December)

GODMORGON Box with compartments. Simple Dimples: Organization Binders. DropBox download added/Updated Photos Dec. 10,2012 How the Binders are Organized Here are a few FREE PDF's of the templates I made to use inside my binders.

Simple Dimples: Organization Binders

Please check back as I will continue to update this list as I design more pages ;) I’ve added a DropBox download option since so many had problems with Google Drive. You can download all the files in a ZIP file from Dropbox HERE. What It Takes to Form a Good Habit. I think "accountability buddy" really misses the point.

What It Takes to Form a Good Habit

There is satisfaction and joy in accomplishing the task, but that's where accountability buddy is a misnomer. All habits of any sort will trip, falter, fail, etc. It's all about getting back in the game. 7 Tools for Creating Mind Maps and Outlines Online. One of the presentations that I made this week was about having students create videos to demonstrate their knowledge of a topic.

7 Tools for Creating Mind Maps and Outlines Online

In that presentation one of the points that I stress is the need for students to create outlines of their videos before moving onto the technical aspects of constructing a video. Here are some tools for creating outlines and mind maps to plan video projects, podcasts, or essays. Quicklyst is a nice tool for taking notes and creating outlines. Organize your resources in an online binder - LiveBinders. Assignment Survival Kit. The Top 6 Causes of Clutter. 18 Tricks to Make New Habits Stick. Wouldn’t it be nice to have everything run on autopilot?

18 Tricks to Make New Habits Stick

Chores, exercise, eating healthy and getting your work done just happening automatically. How To Create A Habit In 15 Days. Most of our life is lived by habits. We learn how to ride a bike, how to drive a car, we even learn how to speak and read. And then we do all of these with minimum effort and implication. Basically, all of these are habits. They allow us to focus on other things while pushing the routine into background. It would be quite difficult to learn to drive the car every time you need to go shopping, isn’t it? As any other things in our life, habits are just tools we use in our joyful exploration of life. Get Rid of Clutter: 100 Thing Challenge Helps Shed Stuff. Excess consumption is practically an American religion.

Get Rid of Clutter: 100 Thing Challenge Helps Shed Stuff

But as anyone with a filled-to-the-gills closet knows, the things we accumulate can become oppressive. With all this stuff piling up and never quite getting put away, we're no longer huddled masses yearning to breathe free; we're huddled masses yearning to free up space on a countertop. Which is why people are so intrigued by the 100 Thing Challenge, a grass-roots movement in which otherwise seemingly normal folks are pledging to whittle down their possessions to a mere 100 items. "Stuff starts to overwhelm you," says Dave Bruno, 37, an online entrepreneur who looked around his San Diego home one day last summer and realized how much his family's belongings were weighing him down.

Thus began what he calls the 100 Thing Challenge. Deep-Cleaning Tasks Done in 3 Easy Steps - RealSimple.com. Appliances Microwave Step 1: Fill a coffee mug with water and a few slices of lemon; put it in the microwave.

Deep-Cleaning Tasks Done in 3 Easy Steps - RealSimple.com

Cook on a high setting for three minutes, suggests San Francisco Chronicle cleaning columnist Tara Aronson. Step 2: Leave the mug inside for another three minutes. The steam will soften food spills, and the hot lemon will give that lingering pasta-sauce odor the boot. Coffeemaker Step 1: Empty and clean the filter. Refrigerator Step 1: Unplug it or turn it off before cleaning. Step 2: Wash the drawers and shelves in the sink with warm water and dish soap, then wipe dry. Stovetop & Hood Step 1: Soak a gas stove’s burner grates in warm water and dishwashing liquid for five minutes.

Oven Step 1: Remove racks (and detachable steel side supports) and soak them in the sink or the tub in dish soap and warm water. 20 Home Office Organizing Tricks - RealSimple.com. Click "Print" or Ctrl+P to print this page Manfred Koh for the Time Inc.

20 Home Office Organizing Tricks - RealSimple.com

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