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Three Things to Think About When you Hang Your Calendar

By Lindsay Miller We’ve recently introduced a new hanging option (with a few more to follow!) and because we geek out about calendars and organization, we decided to share our thought process with you. If it doesn’t bore you to tears, maybe it will give you some insights on why the location of your calendar makes all the difference! Visibility - Way back when Crystal first created the calendar, we realized that it’s power came in it’s visibility. Being 18x24 inches it’s already highly visible and when you add the tape (which will be back in stock VERY soon) and...


Family Circle Up: What questions to ask

Family Circle Up: What questions to ask

When we have a family circle-up we like to ask another question or two. If any of the questions are helpful, feel free to use them! Question: What kind of support does everyone need this week? Sometimes we wait until we're hyper-stressed before we ask for help and ask for what we need.  The family circle up is usually a fairly neutral time so it’s a great opportunity to plan ahead and support family members who have a stressful week ahead!


Family Circle Up

Lindsay Miller

Tags Family Calendar, Family Planner, Planner, The Essential Calendar

Family Circle Up

Question: Do you circle up around the calendar with your family each week? Every weekend, our family spends a few minutes to go over the next week's schedule. This Family Circle Up helps us all stay on the same page during the week! Some of the benefits of communicating around the schedule include: Sharing the responsibility mom isn’t the only one who knows what is going on. Pre-planning for conflicts notice conflicts before they are emergencies. Plan in fun look for an open space. Is there a park, bike ride or activity you’ve been wanting to try? Leave Open Space make sure you...


How to use The Essential Calendar

How to use The Essential Calendar
The Essential Calendar has many uses.  Here are just a few ideas to help you see how it can help you live more intentionally.