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Bloom Planner Giveaway Winners!

August 8, 2018
Announcing the Winners of the Bloom Planner and Stickers Giveaway

here are your bloom planner giveaway winners!

thank you all for entering this super fun planner giveaway! as you all know, i was giving away two prizes so i randomly selected two winners.

without further ado, here they are:

dolores b. won the unicorn soft cover planner and classic sticker pack.

amy p. won the gold embroidery hard cover planner and productivity sticker pack.

yay for giveaways! if you didn’t win but still have your heart set on these gorgeous bloom planners–or the stickers alone!–make sure to browse the entirety of bloom’s 2018-19 planner collection and perhaps even treat yo’self to a little something.

more planner tips in the meantime

in the meantime, check out some of my latest planner tips and inspiration below.

In My Happy Planner: My Monthly Planning and Review Process

 

Bloom Daily Planners Review and PLANNER GIVEAWAY!

July 27, 2018
Win an Academic Year Planner with Stickers by Bloom Planners! Enter on HappyAsAnnie.com!

this time of year, everyone’s searching for the perfect summer start and academic year planners, which can only mean one thing: TIME FOR A PLANNER GIVEAWAY!

the girls at bloom planners sent me some of their new 2018-19 planner items to review and I AM SMITTEN. while i can’t wait to start planning with some of the goodies they sent me, fear not.  i am giving away two planners with sticker packs to TWO LUCKY WINNERS!

click through to see their hard and soft cover planners as well as the ADORABLE planner stickers in this year’s line up. and, of course, read giveaway rules and enter below!

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Planner Girl Guide to Amazon Prime Day

July 16, 2018

prime day is here! it starts at 12 pm PST and lasts 36 hours.

what is prime day, you say? it’s amazon’s anniversary. to celebrate, amazon rolls black friday and cyber monday into one (and a half) days in july. consider it an extension of this christmas in july craziness!

today’s post will guide you through all things planners and prime! first, i’ll cover the basics for finding great deals. next, and this is the fun part, comes my #plannergirl prime day shopping guide! i list some of my favorite items and some #plannergirl must haves that you can get for a super low price. AND, perhaps more importantly, with FREE TWO-DAY SHIPPING if you’re an amazon prime member.

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PLAN WITH ME VIDEO: How I Forward Plan

July 13, 2018
Plan With Me Video: How to Forward Plan. Check out how I "forward plan" or "future plan" in my Happy Planner using page flags.

when do i forward plan? when i need to mark an upcoming date in my planner but i’m not ready to write in pen or use a pretty sticker yet.

if you want some ideas on how you can get full functionality out of your planner even when you’re not ready to decorate and make it look all pretty, this plan with me video is for you!

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Forward Planning in My Happy Planner

July 9, 2018
Step-By-Step Guide to Forward Planning. See how I forward plan in my Happy Planner even when I'm not ready to write in or decorate my planner.

want to forward plan even though you aren’t ready to write, place stickers, or decorate?

here’s how i forward plan to make sure i don’t forget upcoming dates. yes, even when i’m not ready to make my planner look pretty yet.

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Meal Planning for Beginners

July 4, 2018
Beginner's Guide to Meal Planning: A basic introduction if you're interested in how to start saving time, money, and food with meal planning!

meal planning prevents the dreaded daily question: “hey babe, what do you want to do for dinner?”

i  pretty much HATE this question. not only because i hate having to stop what i’m doing up to three times a day to figure out what the hell i should eat now, but also because i all too frequently simply don’t have an answer and am now too hungry to care much.

enter: meal planning.

spending time once a week (probably on the day of the week you already devote to reviewing your planners and to-do lists) to figure out your meal plan and grocery list for the upcoming week will ease you of this first-world burden.

while i am grateful every day for the warm food and cool drinks i can have any time i want, the fact remains that having to figure out what to eat over and over and over again puts me in an awful mood. so, i had to make a change. meal planning was that change.

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