Maria has found that technology doesn't always simplify things. In fact, it can sometimes bog you down. With all the alerts popping up on your phone, it can be difficult to focus on the task at hand. That's why we love simple time-management tips that embrace the power of the pen!
Cross it off
Oddly enough, writing down daily tasks and crossing them off as you go can give you satisfaction. While smartphones are handy when you need a quick list or an urgent reminder, planning ahead for your daily tasks is much easier when using a planner. Plus, writing things down helps you to keep important items fresh in your mind.
Convenience is key
If your little ones have drained the battery of your smartphone by playing their favorite games, then a calendar app might not be reliable. Having your list of errands ready is a must, and luckily there are pocket planners small enough to slip right inside your purse. When you have too much going on to remember what’s next, a handy notebook is a like a friend who never leaves your side!
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