Category: Getting Things Done

What motivates you

What motivates you – or not?

Have you ever thought seriously about what motivates you – or not? You know you need to do something, this thing has to be done but for some reason you just cannot seem to get motivated?  Whether it’s writing an email, making a phone call, starting a fitness routine or...

Those Unused Notebooks - Chaos in Kent

Those Unused Notebooks

My name is Debs and I am a stationery addict.   I love notebooks, planners, pens, pencils and all things stationery. I have so many notebooks sat around the house without a single word written in them.  I know I have a real problem because some are hidden away so...

What's stopping you

What’s stopping you?

Happy New Year It’s the 1st day of the 1st month of 2018 and it’s also a Monday.  If ever there was a time to start afresh, then you really need to look no further. As the year begins, we think about new resolutions or goals.  We often say something...

Which wolf do you feed? #TheMMLinky

Which Wolf do You Feed?

It’s Monday and that means one thing here at Chaos in Kent.  How to get motivated!  Today, I am sharing something I recently read, a story about an Indian man and a  wolf – or two. Hang on, Debs, I hear you say. What are you talking about? Monday Motivation?...

11 ways to improve your productivity

11 ways I improved my productivity

I was the Queen of Procrastination.  I made myself so many promises to improve my productivity but still found myself putting off everything until the very last minute, all the time stressing about what needed doing or reading more articles on how to improve your productivity or stop procrastinating. Over...

Practising what I preach – the power of Routines

As any mum of a child with ASD will know, routines are important.  We talk about the power of routines almost daily.  In our home, on a school day, socks and shoes go on at 7.20am.  Woe betide anyone who wants to change that – as my husband found out...

Practising what I preach – meditation and Pinterest Procrastination

Where has the time gone? Having three children in three different schools has meant a three week Easter break here at Chaos in Kent.  My children also decided that this was the break when my attention would be demanded by them for what felt like every minute of every day....