Planning

organizing tools

3 ways to stay organized

Today, I’m sharing three tools that help me with my time management and to stay organized with blogging and really, most of my life. In my last post, I wrote about the challenges one can face when trying to be consistent. Time management is a stumbling block for many.  I find that I am able […] Read more…

8 ways to blog consistently

Lately, the one thing I am consistent with is my inconsistency. Yep, I’m owning it.  I will admit, I’m a little frustrated that I haven’t spent more time working on my blog. Consistently Inconsistent   Each week I have failed to write this post… on consistency of all things!  Ha! Each week, I have filled […] Read more…

It’s time for a midlife change…

Where do you turn when you’re going through a difficult life circumstance and it’s on your mind in the middle of the night?  I often pick up my tablet and click on google. Lately, it’s been about celebrating midlife after retirement. I will randomly stumble across a blog and learn from that blogger’s situation.  They […] Read more…

Goal Planning

Now that you have done your brain dump, let’s start to organize those thoughts into a plan. If you would like me to mail you a copy of the forms that I use,  shoot me an  email melanie@mels2ndact.com STEP 1:  What do you have a true desire to get done in the next 12 months….. […] Read more…

Do you have a Bucket List?

Do you feel like your days run together and you’re so busy checking boxes that you forget to have fun, try something new and explore? I started a bucket list in my 30’s and have done it ever since. I did not want to look back at my life and see that there are things […] Read more…

Are you ready for 2019?

Fail to Plan is a Plan to Fail…. A new year is right around the corner.  I cannot remember a time when I did not set goals for the New Year and review my accomplishments and disappointments for the previous year. In the next few posts,  I will take you through what I have done, […] Read more…