An Envelope of Snippets #34

An Envelope of Snippets #34

Tiny physical actions you can take to move your mood on! Definitely there with the hugs as well as the suggestions 8 (procrastination action!) and 9 (avoid temptation!). Trello is absolutely perfect for applying Getting Things Done methodology! Why didn’t we...
Organisational Tips for August

Organisational Tips for August

Commit to trying monotasking There’s a real appeal in multitasking. It makes us feel that we are super productive. That we are getting lots done. And also that we are very busy and therefore very important. And it’s a good way of not really engaging with...
An Envelope of Snippets #33

An Envelope of Snippets #33

The Postal Museum are doing an exciting project about COVID-19 and the post. They’re recognised the importance of post during this time and want to preserve item reflecting this and add them to their collections. Have a look a the kind of things that they have...
Organisational Tips for July

Organisational Tips for July

Get ahead of yourself Go through and make a list of all the birthdays/anniversaries/significant events coming up in the next 3 months. Focus on the kind you need cards or gifts for. Then make a plan to deal with them. You could order all the cards and gifts in one go....
If you didn’t do it in lockdown

If you didn’t do it in lockdown

As the Uk entered lockdown it appeared to be divided into 2. There were those who would be even busier with work, childcare and other demands. And those who found themselves at a loose end. Enter the idea that the nation would emerge from their houses changed forever....
Organisational Tips for June

Organisational Tips for June

100 memories Start a practice of writing down 100 memories from the month. and get whoever you lived with involved. I started doing this when returning from holidays. When I read back through I’m amazed at the small things that made the time special and how...
A Closer Look at April 2020

A Closer Look at April 2020

Butterfly Laser Cut Card We love cutout cards but this might just be our favourite so far. How charming are the paper butterflies flying away from the open book? This would be totally perfect for your book-loving friend. RRP £3.25. Unleash the butterflies now. Cactus...
An Envelope of Snippets Part 31

An Envelope of Snippets Part 31

Improving productivity doesn’t have to be about big changes. These 1% improvements are great – our favourite was sorting the little sighs. And while you’re at it get more productive by writing down your routine. You’ve got a spare notebook somewhere...
Organisational Tips for May

Organisational Tips for May

How things are organised has changed a lot since March. We’re pretty glad we followed our own tip to tidy our desk then! In the meanwhile, we’ve been looking at how we can continue to deliver stationery and cards to you. Right now means weekly post runs,...