Sunday, February 22, 2015

Mini Planner Pockets

These are my pages for this week.
I didn't get a chance to fill my week in as I was making these pockets for my journal.
Tonight was the Walking Dead, and I don't do anything when my show is on ;)

I was thinking the other night (as I was in bed, trying to go to sleep) of putting my chore list on my pages, but in a way where I can move them from week to week.
At first I thought I would laminate my lists in a dashboard form.
But then I had a genius idea….okay, maybe not genius, but I think it is pretty darn clever ;)
















I remembered I had these name tag badge holder thingies.
I bought them a very long time ago, I think from the dollar store.
I thought they would work perfectly.






















I printed up my chore charts.
I clean a room a week. I may not get them all completed in that week, but if I don't get them completed, I just start again on that week when the time comes around again.

















I printed them on pattern paper, inked the edges and then did a bit of stamping.
I then used my hand punch (the same one I used when I was a papergirl as a kid, yup I still have the punch…..40 yrs later) to punch the plastic holders so they fit in the binder rings.






















As you can see here, I added some pattern paper to the back of the chore charts, we like things pretty :)
I also like this as I can write with an erase pen, on the blank back for other things I  may need to do or remember and can then erase it later.

















Ohhh but thats not all.
I also made a video on how I made them with more information :)
If you would rather watch the video on my YouTube channel, for the full screen, just click on my link "Tracy's Treasures24"
Can you believe I didn't post for 2 days in a row!!
I can't believe it either.

I hope you all had a very Creative Sunday :)

Tracy :)

12 comments:

  1. Good Evening Tracy what a fun idea and love how mini planner turned out.

    Hugs Diane

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  2. Good Evening Tracy what a fun idea and love how mini planner turned out.

    Hugs Diane

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  3. Creative idea for keeping on top of house chores, Tracy! Definitely need something to make them more appealing!

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  4. Very resourceful! They look pretty too! And now you can move them about your planner. And you actually took a day off from blogging.

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  5. You are so organized!! Wow!! I wing it when cleaning ;) Love your planner and the chore charts!! Have a great day :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  6. This is such a cool and creative idea! I write my list in my planner, week after week after week. This seems much more manageable and not repetitive at all.

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  7. Oh my gosh, the Flylady Zones What an awesome idea, it's hard to remember all of that "stuff" but to have it right in front of you to read. Awesome I must watch your video and hmm think I might start to journal.

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  8. What a cool idea. Love the traveling chore chart and such a pretty little planner you have.

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  9. what cute little pockets!
    love yoru planner

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  10. Yes, definitely genius!!!! I had to watch the video to see how you attached them :) I have my weekly cleaning attached to a bookmark that I move around each week.

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  11. Fabulous! You are so thorough!

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