Goals and Habits, Personal Skills, Time Management

How I Use Google Sheets to Organize My Life

Over the years, I have tried so many techniques and apps to mange my time, tasks, and productivity. There are some pretty great digital apps, but lately my fall back solution is to use Google Sheets. And I'm loving it! Sometimes simpler truly is better. Some of the features I love about Google Sheets is… Continue reading How I Use Google Sheets to Organize My Life

Goals and Habits, Personal Skills, Time Management, Work From Home

How to Be Productive After Time Off

We all deserve our time to unplug, destress, and spend time with ourselves or family. Whether that is to take a vacation or much-needed self-care time, it can be hard to get back into the swing of things. I built a vacation in to my arrival to Norway, with many months of preparation leading to… Continue reading How to Be Productive After Time Off

Goals and Habits, Lifestyle, Manifestation and Motivation, Personal Skills

Goals, Visions, Dreams: How to Reach That Next Step

Sometimes it's tough to keep going on a goal that seems so far away it doesn't even feel possible at times. I felt that way many times as I was training to run a half-marathon before I turned 30. Also, I dream a lot. Believe me. My Pinterest vision board is filled with all of… Continue reading Goals, Visions, Dreams: How to Reach That Next Step

Blogging, Goals and Habits, Time Management

It’s a Productivity Puzzle! Fitting the Pieces Together

Fitting the pieces of life together can be challenging at certain points. My productivity toward reaching my goals is something I have been proud of in the past. I put my mind to completing a half marathon and finishing a doctorate degree, among other goals along the way. One goal I am excited about is… Continue reading It’s a Productivity Puzzle! Fitting the Pieces Together

Blogging, Goals and Habits

Consistency in Blogging is Important: My Efforts to Improve

Am I the most consistent blogger? No. Would I like to be better? Absolutely. Many of the blog advice gurus emphasize how important consistency is for getting your blog going and maintaining the content (by the way, the article linked here is an easy read on 4 simple ways to come up with content for… Continue reading Consistency in Blogging is Important: My Efforts to Improve

Blogging, Goals and Habits, Manifestation and Motivation, Work From Home

Blogging in 2021 – Sharing My Stats 6 Months In

Well, I know blogging is not a get rich quick method and it takes time, patience, and strategy to truly develop a quality blog that people trust and go to for tips and advice. I've also researched the importance of developing a niche that helps Google give you domain authority over that niche. However, my… Continue reading Blogging in 2021 – Sharing My Stats 6 Months In

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Goals and Habits, Time Management

What Happens When You Constantly Procrastinate? 6 Things to Consider

β€œIt is easier to resist at the beginning than at the end.”― Leonardo da Vinci This quote speaks to me deeply because there are many times I put something off so long and once I finally get going, adrenaline kicks in. Or, if it's related to health and wellness, I start to see the fruits of… Continue reading What Happens When You Constantly Procrastinate? 6 Things to Consider

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Goals and Habits, Lifestyle, Manifestation and Motivation, Personal Skills

Mindset Matters: Fixed vs Growth vs Innovative

I have had a lot of conversations lately with friends and family about mindset shifts. And I'm fascinated by the prospect that we have control over lives simply by changing our mindset about certain situations. Thoughts are powerful things and we can either let them run us down or build us up. As someone who… Continue reading Mindset Matters: Fixed vs Growth vs Innovative

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Blogging, Goals and Habits, Personal Skills

Finding Your Voice: How I’m (Hopefully) Becoming A Better Blog Writer

I recently went back through some of my initial blog posts in February to add links to more recent articles I've written. For the SEO stuff I'm learning, this is supposed to help increase domain authority to get me to rank in Google search results. I know that takes time to accomplish, but I need… Continue reading Finding Your Voice: How I’m (Hopefully) Becoming A Better Blog Writer

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Goals and Habits, Personal Skills, Time Management

Effective Time Management Skills Will Help Your Future: 5 Key Reasons Why

I write and think a lot about time management. I don't consider myself to be an expert on time management skills and I am not sure if I ever will. In fact, I consider myself a work in progress, constantly looking for ways to improve or better balance the competing demands of life. However, I… Continue reading Effective Time Management Skills Will Help Your Future: 5 Key Reasons Why