Do You Have More Time than Money? Or More Money than Time?

Time or Money: Which Is More Available To You? (And How to Use These Precious Commodities as Wisely as Possible)

Remember when I mentioned that we'd been thinking about hiring someone to mow our lawn? Well, we did it. And I must admit that for a frugal-to-a-fault gal, it feels pretty weird to be paying a guy to do something we are perfectly capable of doing … [Read more...]

The Jewish Life Piece of Time Management

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A few weeks ago, I received the following email from a regular KOAB reader: I feel pretty good about my time management skills but the frustration I have is that as observant Jews- we have so much more to do! I love my Jewish life but I have to be … [Read more...]

The Value of Time & Sefirat Ha’Omer

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As you know, over the past several weeks, I’ve been focusing on time management, with a goal of using my time more intentionally. I’d say efficiently – but really, what I think it’s all about is not just doing more in less time, but doing the … [Read more...]

How to Share Your Google Calendar with Your Family

How to Share Your Google Calendar with Your Family

This post is totally going to show me for the non-technophile that I am. Feel free to point and laugh that I didn't know how to share my Google calendar until last week. But just case there's someone out there who also doesn't know how to do this, … [Read more...]

Learning to Put Myself First (& How That Relates to Time Management)

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(If you're new around here, I have been writing a series of posts about my efforts to enhance time management in my family. You can see the rest of them HERE.) As I said on Sunday, based on our time audit, I am working on putting together a new … [Read more...]

Is it true what they say? Is time really money?

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My Time Audit week is over, and I have learned a lot of interesting things. I'll try to share some of my insights with you over the next few days -- and I would love to hear from those of you who also did a time audit. What did you learn about your … [Read more...]

3 Time-Saving Email Tips

Time Saving Email Hacks

Today is the first day of my Time Audit. (Remember? I'm writing down my daily activities every 30 minutes in an effort to audit how I spend my time -- so I can spend it more wisely in the future.) I immediately noticed that "checking emails" takes … [Read more...]

Where Does the Time Go? Performing a Time Audit

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On Sunday, I shared with you my feelings about time: That it's slipping through my fingers -- and that no matter what we do, my husband and I are always running behind. There was a lot of wonderful response to that post -- and most of it made me … [Read more...]

It’s Time for Change (How Managing Your Time is Like Managing Your Money)

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Lately, I've been feeling like I am drowning under a sea of responsibilities and To Dos: blogging, homeschooling, parenting, relationships, chores, volunteer commitments - the list is endless. I'm constantly running two steps behind and wondering … [Read more...]