Archive for February, 2010

How to Sleep Better…With Pzizz

Posted on February 26, 2010 by

I have trouble sleeping. This is an ongoing problem since my teens, and I will wake up many times during the night. Once I am awake, I have trouble falling back asleep. This affects every area of my life. When I’m tired I can’t concentrate, I lack motivation, and I’m […]

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Simple Productivity (in seventeen syllables)

Posted on February 25, 2010 by

This is a guest post by Rich @Haiku-It! Haiku-It! – where less is more. Applying the limiting structure of haiku to modern life; keeping it short, simple, and to the point.If you want to guest post on this blog, check out the guidelines here.       Focus essential,eliminate distractions,realistic […]

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50 Ways to Organize Your Home, Part III

Posted on February 24, 2010 by

Wednesdays are simplicity days at SimpleProductivity blog. During the past two weeks and this week, I’ve decided to offer a sampling of my tips on how to simplify and organize your home. Books Purge what you aren’t going to read. Be honest. If you have had a book for a […]

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Open Loops 2/23/2010: Articles I Think Worth Passing Along

Posted on February 23, 2010 by

Tuesdays are open loop at SimpleProductivity blog. Did you know there are “4 Billion Time Management Systems Walking Around”? Organize IT speculates that our personal time management systems are like our fingerprints — “one of a kind”. So if you’re struggling to make yourself fit into something ask yourself if […]

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Book Review: Simplify. 7 Guiding Principles to Help Anyone Declutter Their Home and Life

Posted on February 22, 2010 by

When Joshua Becker of BecomingMinimalist contacted me about his new ebook, Simplify. 7 Guiding Principles to Help Anyone Declutter Their Home and Life, I checked out his website. This is someone who walks the walk. Joshua Becker embarked on a mission to simplify his life in a rational way. Simplify. […]

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Open Loops 2/21/2010: Articles I Think Worth Passing Along

Posted on February 21, 2010 by

Our regularly scheduled Tuesday open loop has been moved to Wednesday this week at SimpleProductivity blog. Over at Art of Great Things, “3 (Unexpected) Laws of Simplicity” is a great read. Simplicity is not a simple thing (how’s that for ironic?) Simplicity means “no more than I need” and the […]

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Review: The Spark

Posted on February 19, 2010 by

Sometimes the right thing shows up in life just when you need it. It was the day I had stepped on the scale to find that the number had crept up…again. So when I opened my mailbox and found The Spark: The 28-Day Breakthrough Plan for Losing Weight, Getting Fit, […]

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Sometimes you just need to throw in the towel…

Posted on February 18, 2010 by

Sometimes you just need to take a break. After a week of playing catch-up and being swamped at work, not feeling 100%, and watching blogging tasks pile up, I was getting downright snarly. And getting even snarlier because I knew I wasn’t getting things done according to my schedule. Well, […]

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