Planning

The Magic of Batching and Scheduling Content

Batching and scheduling content and social media is one of the productive things to do if you are an online creator like a blogger or YouTuber. In this post, I would speak about the benefits and purpose of batching content. Why you may want to batch and schedule content in advance Briefly, let’s go through [...]

Making My Own Sticky Notes and Planner Spreads

During the beginning of the year, I had not been able to go out to buy a new planner for this year. This is because the area which I am staying in was (and still is) very badly affected by the pandemic. Hence as I am caring for my mom, I did not venture out [...]

Reusing the cover of your passport holder

Reusing your passport cover

Do you love the cover of your passport holder but it now lies neglected, in your drawer or safe with your passport? Well, why not consider repurposing it as a small notebook cover? Similar with how you can repurpose the cover of your planner or organizer (you can buy an inexpensive notebook and insert the [...]

Reuse the cover of your favourite planner

You may have purchased a planner, diary or notebook, love it absolutely and put it to good use. Now that the pages are almost used up, you may find a hard time to get the planner that you like. Or even if you could find one, the price may be too expensive as planners and [...]

My planning tools for next year: Diary, planner and notebook

Diary and monthly planner

The planning tools we use would change and evolve as our roles and preference changes.  I have purchased tools that I would use to help me organize my time, appointments and tasks for the following year in my role as a blogger and caregiver. I am very much a pen and paper girl. I would [...]

How to repurpose expired monthly spread planners

You may have bought some planners with monthly spreads that had expired and you do not know what to do with them. There is no need to throw them away especially if you like the design. First block out the dates and then you would have yourself some nice boxes. What you can do is [...]

How to use a planner when you have nothing to write about

When we watch the planning videos in YouTube, we may feel very inspired to start our planning journey. The problem is, what if there is nothing to write about or that we feel we simply live a very boring life? Perhaps after binge watching all the videos we head on straight to Target, Staples or [...]

Jot down your mom’s recipe…even though you hate cooking

Almost 20 years ago when my mother was undergoing radiotherapy for her tonsil cancer, it was decided that I would take over the cooking. She was too weak from the treatment to be able to continue to cook. The situation then also looked very grim as it was as if she wanted to pass down [...]