When Life Doesn't Go According to Plan

Does anyone's life go exactly according to the plan he or she laid out in 12th grade?If you can answer yes to that question, I just can't speak to you right now. Or maybe ever. Oh, I sort of jest....more

Why You Need A Paper Planner

I’m the kind of girl who needs to write stuff down. Whether I’m making a brain dump list or scheduling appointments, filling a page of paper helps me see the bigger picture. Plus, I just really like the touch and feel of paper. With a new school year starting, this is a good time to put down your phone and consider a more tactile way of keeping track of your life....more

Erin Condren Hourly Planner: How A School Counselor Uses It

I am still home and still resting, but I do have to go back to work on Tuesday.  Luckily, I don't have to be there all day, everyday, but I do still need to make sure I'm ready to go back.So, I've been getting myself organized and prepared because our summer program begins the day I return and I also have to arrange the moving of my office; so there's going to be a lot going on....more
This is terrific! Thanks for sharing your spread.  Denise SheKnows Community Directormore

DIY: Add Pockets to Your Journal

Journaling has always been a passion of mine, and I love to integrate it into a planner. That way I can see each day what I did throughout the year. One of the hardest part about that though is that Most journals and even planners simply don't have enough pockets! I like to be able to store all of my important information and business cards and the like. ...more
I like this idea! This would work really well in some of my smaller journals.more

The Must-Have Item for the Blogging Mom

If you're a mom, you're busy.  If you're a blogging mom, you're even busier and creative.  Between doctor's appointments and tee-ball practice, you have to find time to get around to posting that article you've been silently writing in your head all week.  If you get to it, great.  If you don't, there's always tomorrow...(at least we've all heard that before)....more

Erin Condren Veritcal Planner

So back in June I told you all about my new Rose Gold Erin Condren Horizontal Planner. I loved my Horizontal planner, I love having lines and more room to move around and all of that.  But I'm not using it anymore for day-to-day planning. What?Yeah......I loved it, don't get me wrong, it was beautiful, but there was something bugging me about it.  ...more

Why I made my own planner and how you can make yours!

We've definitely talked about my planner addiction before. I am drawn to them everywhere I go. I have been super picky and choosy about them lately. Going back to my old pal franklin covey which has a nice layout, but they are lacking things I want out of a planner. Even Erin Condren leaves me wanting lined months and weeks and other specifics. So I decided to make my own....more
Wow that was a lot of work, but it looks great!more

Erin Condren Teacher Planner: How a School Counselor Uses It

I promised this post FOREVER ago and just haven't done it for many reasons. Some of which aren't good ones, some of which are unimportant right now.  But, REGARDLESS, it is here!...more
This is relevant to Rhea's interests.more

Erin Condren 2015-2016 Rose Gold Planner

SHE’S HERE!!!YAY!!!!!  My new toy finally arrived!! And it’s perfect!!!I got the text notification while I was at school that said my package was delivered and I was like….”see ya tomorrow!”Kinda….Sorta….I mean it’s only in-service this week so I can really leave whenever I want to.  No one was mad at me or anything....more

Erin Condren Love

I have a small problem (I know, another one).I’m slightly OCD, according to others, when it comes to my planner.  As long as I can remember, I’ve always had a planner or agenda of some kind....more