But Just Who Is - Holly Blackwell? You
have read other time management information, haven't you?
you are wondering, what
is different about her? Why
should I read or follow what she has to say?
like you, I have struggled with managing my time for most of my
life. I was a champion procrastinator, putting the biggest of
projects off until the last minute because "I did my best
work under pressure". I even graduated at the top of my class
in High School and Summa Cum Laude in College (not to brag, just to
point out that I REALLY believed this was the way I was created to work
because I did just fine!).
This flawed system was
the way I approached everything and I assumed it was a good one because
I WAS successful.
In the corporate
world, I rose quickly to a management position. When I turned
to teaching after marriage I enjoyed my frantic and hectic
pace teaching hormone-laced 7th graders! And I was given
several extra responsibilities - so SURELY it was because I was capable
of handling them, right?
Then I became a mom.
gave me one, so He gave me the very best (I know you know what I mean
even if He gave you six).
And He enabled me to stay
loved being at home, but I couldn't sit still so I started a business
from my home. I also became involved in several activities
with my son and eventually some evolved into "work"
But I was tired.
would say it was because I was too involved, but I
knew it was because I was still managing everything with a frantic,
I began reading
and studying everything I could get my hands on and realized I was not
born to be a procrastinator or to run at a frantic pace, but I had
And because it was created, I
could re-create and fix it!
tried countless approaches and systems, and from every one I learned
something I could use. But none were quite right for me.
I developed my own Time by DE.S.I.G.N. System.
I am the proud
wife of a rancher. The mom of one tireless son. A teacher for
an awesome Bible Study. The owner of not one, but two
businesses I run from my home. I enjoy biking, gardening,
reading, and playing games with said son.
is possible, because I am also the
Owner of My Own Time.