Deadlines and constraints can be wonderfully productive and positive when used appropriately. Sometimes they are exactly the catalysts necessary to complete a project.
Taking a little bit of time at the end of the week to clean up all the stuff that has littered the inbox, my desktop, and my literal desktop really leave me with such a calmness. Today I made sure I had everything prepared for next week and everything cleaned up from this week. When I start the work week on Monday I’ll be starting from an awesome place and I’ll be both well rested and prepared.
Spending time lost in conversation at Mom’s – no stress, no electronics, and no distractions. Only conversation. Such an enjoyable time!