Being as productive as possible is kind of a necessity when you have little kiddos running around. Looking for a few tips and tricks to boost your productivity? Looking to make the most of the precious time you have to be creative? Look no further!
I used to have the hardest time getting focused and being productive. When I sat down to start working on my writing or other creative projects, I would get distracted easily and start doing other tasks “really quickly.” I found myself everything from doing my monthly budget to checking Facebook to cleaning something up in the kitchen to brushing my dog to checking Pinterest and then meal planning for the next year, etc. You know the drill.
So here’s the deal. Productivity has one true enemy: distraction.
If you want to be productive, you need to do everything you can to limit and then remove distraction so that nothing is standing in your way! For me, these three things have completely transformed my workflow and increased my productivity exponentially.
First: Get Rid of Notifications
This sounds almost too simple, but it has revolutionized my ability to be productive. Even better, it helps me be more present when I’m with my son, on a date with my husband, or out with friends. [Read more…]