My planner is what keeps my whole life together. Maybe that’s a bit of an exaggeration, but still, this book full of paper is where I write down everything I have to do for the days, weeks, and months ahead and can keep everything for my full-time job, blog, and personal life in one place. As a Type-A, organization freak, I needed an planner where I could sketch out each day in its entirety as well as have room to take notes and view the monthly agenda as a whole. There were two planners that met my requirements - Emily Ley’s Simplified Planner and Whitney English’s Day Designer.
Last year, I used the Simplified Planner. I bought one in December 2016, and had everything prepped and ready to go for the year ahead. I was so on top of things, and following all the recommendations for organization that Emily Ley provides through social media. Unfortunately, this year, I was really slacking. I forgot to buy a new one and then they were all sold out by January. I didn’t want to use an Academic Planner, as half of that time was already gone, and I certainly couldn’t revert back to a weekly agenda. So, instead, I headed over to Day Designer...Read More