My 2019 Journals and Notebooks

As I've previously written, one of the things that didn't work for me in 2018 has been planners. Once again, I've fallen into the bullet journal trap trying to do what other people were doing without actually considering my own needs. I've finally managed to find my own way only in November, after reading The… Continue reading My 2019 Journals and Notebooks

The Power of Unplugged Holidays

One of the most popular posts of 2018 here on the blog has been the one I've written back in March, The Power of Unplugged Weekends, where I shared my experience with staying away from social media during the weekend and how it was positively affecting my life. I'm proud to report that I managed… Continue reading The Power of Unplugged Holidays

Books I’ve Read In 2018

2018 taught me that's okay to not finish books. If there is one thing I blame the internet for is the concept of racing to read more books. But in the end, why should we read more books? Why should be even counting them? When I was younger, I read when I could, I skipped… Continue reading Books I’ve Read In 2018

What Worked for Me in 2018 (and What Didn’t)

Last year, I've shared a post about what worked and what didn't for me in 2017 and I thought it would be nice to do it again this year since I'm no longer setting and reviewing goals. What Worked Taking a break from blogging (sort of). As you've probably noticed, my blogging activity has been… Continue reading What Worked for Me in 2018 (and What Didn’t)

Why You Should Hide Your Toolbar and Other Deep Work Hacks

We're officially in the last quarter of the year and I wanted to share an update on my productivity system because things have changed since Spring, but I thought it would be nice to share first a couple of tips and tricks I discovered that help me to work in a more focused way. This… Continue reading Why You Should Hide Your Toolbar and Other Deep Work Hacks

The Pressure of Goal Setting

For the first time since 2015, I will no longer choose a single word to guide me in 2019. Back in 2014, I discovered Ali Edwards' class One Little Word and I joined it in 2015 and 2016. Then, I decided to just go with the flow and repeat some of her lessons on my… Continue reading The Pressure of Goal Setting