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Stop Procrastinating by Doing Your Future Self a ‘Favour’

Stop Procrastinating by Doing Your Future Self a ‘Favour’

When it comes to doing things we don’t want to do, we’re in a constant battle between our current selves and our future selves. We could either, let’s say, do our taxes that are due very soon, or continue to read this book we’re really into right now and leave…

Make A Side Hustle Chore Board For Your Kids

Make A Side Hustle Chore Board For Your Kids

My son has decided that being off from school for—I don’t know, a long time, probably—during the coronavirus pandemic is actually an opportunity to make some extra money. By the end of Day One Of Our New Reality, he’d already made an additional dollar above his regular allowance by folding…

Make An Emotional Labour To-Do List With Your Partner

Make An Emotional Labour To-Do List With Your Partner

Biz Ellis on the One Bad Mother podcast calls it being “president of everything.” In a two-parent household, it is very common for one partner to take on the responsibility of all the little invisible tasks that can bog you down in the day-to-day.