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  • Habits life

    Time Tracking + Time Blindness

    Time Tracking (and Sharing) Week! Inspired by some recent conventions with Kae, our last BOBW guest, and Jenny’s DITL post, I am going to do a Week-In-the-Life this week. (One day just doesn’t seem…

    April 24, 2024
  • Habits

    Ideal Week

    I have participants in Best Laid Plans Academy and Planning by Season complete an ideal week template. My favorite layout is a vertical weekly, similar to what is in the weekly pages of the…

    March 7, 2024
  • Habits life

    Feeling Better

    I had a stressful meeting today that went well and while many of the things I wrote about yesterday remain unresolved, I feel better. Thank you ALL for your thoughts and kindness yesterday. One…

    February 28, 2024
  • Habits

    Second Brain-ing My Apple Notes

    One of my biggest takeaways from Building a Second Brain by Tiago Forte (here) was that my Apple Notes needed an organizational tuneup. The folder system I had was useful to me, but it…

    January 11, 2024
  • Habits

    Tracking Things

    Tracking things can be complicated – I did a whole podcast episode on that. However, I’m currently doing a good bit of tracking. Most of it is not going to be in any permanent…

    January 3, 2024
  • Goals Habits

    A Media Manifesto

    I am writing this from my car as I wait for A at dance (jazz). I am feeling really content right now and excited about the weeks (and year) ahead. As a wise commenter…

    December 14, 2023
  • Habits life Reading

    5 on a Friday: Email, Books + More

    1- Podcast rec: I thought this podcast ep from Lisa Woodruff was brilliant: Her email tactics are fairly similar to mine – she gets down to (almost) inbox 0 regularly but lets it build…

    November 17, 2023
  • Habits

    Episodic Future Thinking

    Something struck a chord with me as I listened to Cal Newport’s Deep Questions podcast yesterday (this episode). He was talking about how the creator of Duolingo was hoping to make learning so much…

    November 8, 2023