Page 3 of 365, Lets get some tasks done! ~ Task It Tuesday!

Posted January 3, 2017 by Michelle in Uncategorized / 5 Comments

Task it TuesdayWelcome to Task It Tuesday! created by the Awesome The Geeky Blogger

Hosted by Michelle at Because Reading is better than real life!

What is Task It Tuesday? It is where every week I list a task or tasks that I would like to accomplish on my blog or in Real Life before next Tuesday. It can be big or small but the goal is to get something done that will make my blog/reading life/challenges run smoother, faster, or more efficient and/or get those simple or complex tasks done in my real life. I will also be sharing organizing tips and linking with posts from bloggers that have some great tips and tricks for keeping you and your blog/real life organized.

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Happy New Year!

New Year and New Tasks, throwing out all those tasks from two weeks ago and starting fresh.

HOLY PRODUCTIVE GIRL! Sunday and Monday I was like a working machine, it was the best feeling ever to finally have ideas and guess what? I AM AHEAD! but one of my Bookish Resolution’s goals is to stay two weeks ahead and that is exactly what I am planning to do. I still have to fill up at least 3 days for the next two weeks and I want to do another two weeks to get most of January complete. I am excited to share my ideas and also get those posts done!

BELOW: Don’t forget to check out the upcoming events and upcoming read-a-thons, challenges and memes. Also be sure to check out some helpful blog posts to help make you more productive. 

Goals this week:

Tasks will be moved around and some I might not get to, this is an outline of what I hope my week will look like, and what I will be able to accomplish.

  • Monday
    • Organize and Write some posts for 2017
    • Write a few Top Ten Tuesday Posts
    • Set Up Cover Characteristic Post/Make Logo
  • Tuesday
    • Set Up My TBR List Post…Vote
  • Wednesday
    • Start Organizing new features
    • Get Supplies for my daughters project
  • Thursday
    • Write a few Top Ten Tuesday Posts
    • Write Cover Characteristic Post/Make Logo
  • Friday
    • BRAIN STORM THE DAY AWAY! 🙂
  • Saturday
    • Start Organizing/Writing new features
  • Sunday
    • Menu Planning for Two Weeks
    • Set Up Planner

Last weeks Goals:

  • Took a quick break!

Upcoming Organizng Events :

  • Bloggiesta ~ January 14-15
    • The Mini Bloggiesta is a low-key, weekend long Bloggiesta that allows you to start off the new year on the right foot. This is a great time to start making progress on your blogging goals for 2017.
    • Sign up available soon.
  • Write On Review-a-thon hosted by Book Bumblings this is a monthly event
    • (taken from website)
      How’s your TBR list? No, not that one. I’m talking about “to be reviewed.”
      And your NetGalley ratio? How close are you to the coveted 80%?
      Or do you have a busy week and need to get ahead on your editorial calendar?
      If you answered “blergh,” “gah,” or anything with a curse to one of the above scenarios, the Write On Review-a-Thon is for you.

Read-a-thons/Challenges/Memes

  • COYER~ hosted by Berls, Stormi and I
    • Challenge ends March 4th
  • 24 in 48 Read-a-thon
    • If you’re new to 24in48, this is the basic gist: beginning at 12:01am on Saturday morning and running through 11:59pm on Sunday night, participants read for 24 hours out of that 48 hour period. You can split that up however you’d like: 20 hours on Saturday, four hours on Sunday; 12 hours each day; six four-hour sessions with four hour breaks in between, whatever you’d like.
    • You can sign up HERE
  • 24 Hour Dewey Read-a-thon
    • Next one is April 29th
  • Bookish Resolutions Sign Up 
    • Great challenge for all your bookish, blogging and writing goals. Great way to stay organized and get into a better blogging/writing place. Highly recommend signing up if you are looking to get more focused, plus I co-host so of course I highly recommend! 😉
  • 2017 Reading Assignment Challenge 
    • Great for your reading goals and tasks. This challenge is year long and will help you get to those books that you have always wanted to read but next had time to.
  • My TBR List – Monthly Meme
    • I host this one ~ Each month you will make a post with three books from your TBR List (these books can be already on your kindle or shelf or books you might want to purchase) and add your link on the linky that will be provided on Because Reading is Better than real life blog. Your followers and the people on the linky will help you choose which book you will read next. The following Saturday you will announce the book that won, then read the book, and on the last Saturday of the month post a review. For more details click on link above.

Blog Posts to check out:

  • Anna over at Herding Cats and Burning Soup posts on how she blogs. I thought it was fantastic and gave me some ideas how I can organize my time better. Wanted to share with you. You can find her post HERE.
  • Need help getting those ARC’s in order? Check out Book Bumblings Book Blog ARC Tracker
  • Running a Giveaway? This is Lola’s Advice for Authors but I thought it would work pretty good for bloggers too. How to Run a Giveaway

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Are you ready to get organized?

Have a great day!

About Michelle

I am a mom to two pretty amazing kids, two pretty cute fluffy children and a wife to one adorable husband. I am a gamer, reader and a graphic designer with 20 years experience. I recently started my own business "Limabean Designs" to help other bloggers, authors and anyone else create amazing things that they would be proud to show off. I have been reading since forever and started blogging because I love sharing all the awesome books this world has to offer. I am also the co-host for the COYER Challenge, Reading Assignment Challenge and the Bookish Resolutions Challenge. I try to create a warm welcoming environment on my blog where authors, readers, and bloggers will have a great time. Let’s chat books, games, blogging, recipes, design, or family over a cup of coffee and a glass of wine!

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5 responses to “Page 3 of 365, Lets get some tasks done! ~ Task It Tuesday!

    • This weekend really helped and this week with routines back I should be again. Need to be ahead to get a design job I have complete. I just need to get ahead in reading so I have more reviews.