I have a deep love of coffee. Typically, I grind fresh beans and then use the espresso machine to make an awesome Americanos or a latte. I also have children who are extremely light sleepers in the morning. Getting up early specifically for extra work/quiet time and then … [Read more...] about Save time, keep the kids asleep and still drink gourmet coffee
There are so many brilliant time-saving tips out on the interwebs that I thought I'd share a host of my favorites from other sites: Outsource time consuming tasks. We have a once a month housecleaner that does the deep cleaning, which means we can keep up with the basics … [Read more...] about 55 Time-saving Tips for Busy People
Since it's the weekend, let's go with a just-for-fun time-saving tip. And when we talk fun, one of my favorite fun activities is reading. I love to read, and have for as long as I can remember. I was the kid who got caught reading under the covers with a flashlight well past … [Read more...] about Save time reading (+ top 3 reading apps)
We had a long list of things to accomplish this weekend. Charles and I each had work-work, we also had house work, and vehicle maintenance, and birthday celebrations and a sick toddler…and…you know how it goes. Many of the things on our list were good things, but we both faced … [Read more...] about Challenge: How accurate are your time estimates?
I love efficiency. I really love crossing things off my list. One of my favorite way to be efficient is to multi-task by incorporating a brain-focused task when I’m doing otherwise less-engaged physical tasks. I listen to podcasts while I’m driving - and doing the dishes - … [Read more...] about When being efficient…isn’t