Overview I posted a link to a video I made about my return to using a bullet journal. I thought it would be good for a longer write up to explain some of the parts of the bullet journal I am using. This is the notebook cover I made for my bullet journal. Veg Tan … Continue reading Bullet Journal Write-Up – with pictures
Author: Troy M.
Back to Bullet Journal
I know some would think I'm a little scattered with my planning approaches, but life is an ever evolving adventure. Here is a video about my bullet journal with some comparisons to the Time Power system as I use it now. Feedback is welcome! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wkm5nZAmnfE
I hived up my first package of honey bees today and I’m pretty darn excited. I purchased this package from Beeline of Colorado. I posted a short video about it over on my Youtube channel. This is a hyper look at the approximately 5 minute process of the hiving. I expected to be a little … Continue reading First Hiving!
Hives Painted! and now we wait
I picked up my hive boxes yesterday and gave them a couple of coats of primer and paint. Now we wait for 6 weeks or so until we have bees. They will live outside now. This is not their final resting place. I've got to clear out an area in the yard for them and … Continue reading Hives Painted! and now we wait
Cutting back on digital
It’s not like I write a blog post every day. Never fear faithful reader, I’ll continue to post on a semi sporadic basis, but I’m trying to gain a bit more control over the dependence on devices for all of my information. I am planning out a really big event at our school - a … Continue reading Cutting back on digital
My latest adventure!Stay tuned for more information!
I have a smart phone. I carry it everywhere with me. I'm 56 years old and my eyes don't work quite like they used to. I almost went to the phablet craze when I replaced my humongous Note 8, but chose to go smaller with an S10E. I know that my smartphone is a tool … Continue reading New Binder
2020 Planner Setup
Yesterday my wife asked me if got a new planner. I was a little nonplussed for just a bit because I hadn't. But she continued, "Well, I saw a box from Franklin, so assumed you did." That's when my man brain finally snapped to what she meant. I ordered refills of the guts of my … Continue reading 2020 Planner Setup
Overwhelmed by Distractions?
"Time Management" experts seem to encourage getting everything out of your mind and into your trusted collection device - like a planner or app. I've heard the term 'brain dump' used many times over the past number of years. I became familiar with the term 'grasscatcher' list over 35 years ago. Brain dumps or grasscatcher … Continue reading Overwhelmed by Distractions?
Goal Setting Reset…
I'm sure I'm not the only person who spends a great deal of time pondering goals and how to reach them. Recently I decided to rethink my long term and intermediate goals to help me gain more focus. As 2019 came to an end, I recognized that my long term goals had perhaps gotten out … Continue reading Goal Setting Reset…