On Monday I wrote a post that showed you 5 ways that using a family calendar can really improve your life, and I am hoping that I have inspired you to commit to using a family calendar as a way to become more organized. And that you are willing to dedicate yourself to faithfully maintain [...]
With all that Moms juggle- kids activity schedules, doctor’s appointments, birthdays and holiday prep, not to mention an endless to-do list…. it can be completely overwhelming to keep track of and manage. Especially if you do not have a clear way to organize all of it, and have it available to you in one place [...]
As I wrap up this series about building a family calendar (Part 1) (Part 2) (Part 3)- I wanted to share with you a few other great articles on this topic: Georgia Getz from My Life Scoop selected Google calendar as her family’s calendar solution. Jessica from Life as Mom wrote a guest post on [...]
In the first two parts of this discussion on using family calendars, we talked about choosing a system for your calendar- paper or electronic, and how to set up your family calendar and conduct a “weekly planning ritual”. Today I would like to share with you the tool that I use for our family calendar- Apple’s iCal [...]
Yesterday we talked about choosing a system for your family calendar- either paper or electronic. Today we are going to talk about what you need to put into that system to help you run your household- and your life- more efficiently. There are four main categories of information that you want to enter into your family calendar: [...]
In order to be organized and prepared, it is important to have a good calendar system. And it has to work for you personally, otherwise you will never be able to rely on it to help you run your household. So the first question is: should you choose paper or electronic for your family calendar? [...]
My name is Sharon and I am the busy Mom of six children ages 13, 12, 10, 10, 8, and 8. People often ask me "How do you do it?" I tell them that my key to success lies in planning ahead, with a whole lot of creativity and organization thrown in! Momof6 is where I share all of those ideas with you!