Alternatives and Additions to Bullet Journaling (Part the Third)

When BuJo isn’t enough (or too much) The Messy Bullet Journal, Part 7c Calendar-based Organization Systems Paper Systems There are two types of organization notebooks. Those that start with a blank notebook and you build [...]

By | September 28th, 2017|Categories: Calendar, How To, Organizing, Writing & Notebooks|2 Comments

Alternatives and Additions to Bullet Journaling (Part the Second)

When BuJo isn’t enough (or too much) The Messy Bullet Journal, Part 7b In our previous post of alternatives to the Bullet Journal, we introduced several organization techniques, ranging from decluttering, task management, email management, [...]

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More website problems fixed

I just did some more fixes to Frugal Guidance 2's database and links (Sept. 22, 2017 AM). All the internal links (from one article to another) and external links should be working now. However, the [...]

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Alternatives and Additions to the Bullet Journal (Part the First)

When BuJo Isn’t Enough (or too Much) The Messy Bullet Journal, Part 7a If you slogged through the previous post with my 17 Basics of Personal Productivity list, you now have some way to explain [...]

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Frugal Guidance 2 is Up Again.

My apologies to those who may have tried to read the blog for the past 36 hours or so. There was a problem with the site and it took a couple of calls and emails [...]

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Brandt’s 17 Productivity Basics

Or Why it’s Impossible to Find the Perfect Productivity System The Messy Bullet Journal, Part 6 Plans go awry. I originally planned this post to list alternatives to Bullet Journaling for managing your life. However, [...]

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Bullet Journal: From Paper to Digital

Should the Messy Paper Bullet Journal Go Digital? Part 5 of The Messy Bullet Journal Series Can the Bullet Journal be taken to Digital? Yes and No. Some people like to do everything digitally. But [...]

By | August 29th, 2017|Categories: Creativity, Organizing, Software, Writing & Notebooks|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Bullet Journal: From Paper to Digital

Your Bullet Journal, Your Way, Your Style

Individualizing Your Bullet Journal The Messy Bullet Journal, Part 4 There are advantages to using a blank notebook as an organizer, as in the Bullet Journal system. The beauty of the Bullet Journal is that [...]

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Yes, Our President IS a Racist

In an impromptu press conference yesterday, Donald Trump made a number of amazing statements about the events in Charlottesville, Virginia last weekend. Most amazing was his statement that there were “good people on both sides.” [...]

By | August 16th, 2017|Categories: Politics|Tags: , |2 Comments

Be a Bullet Journal Action Hero: Tasks, Reviews & Rituals

The Messy Bullet Journal – Part 3 In our previous post, we reviewed the parts of the Bullet Journal – The Perfect System for Imperfect People. The key to success, though, is in the execution. [...]

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The Messy Bullet Journal, Part 2

How to Build Your BuJo Need to Get Organized? Is your life a series of missed appointments, late arrivals, forgotten deadlines, misplaced tasks, and multi-colored Post-It reminders growing around your computer screen like mold on [...]

By | August 8th, 2017|Categories: Creativity, How To, Organizing, Writing & Notebooks|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on The Messy Bullet Journal, Part 2