Here is a look at a few of my recent purchases. If you have read my blog for the last three years, you know I love all things Marshall's, TJMaxx and HomeGoods. I'm obsessed with these 3 stores. You can find some amazing good deals and very cute accessories.
Yesterday, I found these black file folders and a set of floral notepads. I love the notepads. They came in sets of 3 and had different gold lettering on the front- Dream Big, Amazing Things Can Happen and Think Happy Be Happy. The pages are lined and perfect for taking notes on the go. They're also perfect to slip inside the Principal Binder, my bag or in my car. The file folders are a great addition to the top of a desk. These are just too adorable to file inside a filing cabinet.
Personalize It- It doesn't take much to personalize your office space and surround yourself with a little slice of happiness. The small touches to the decor can create feelings of comfort and positivity.
Equip Yourself- Find a system or items that makes your job more efficient. I just so happen to love notepads, colorful pens and binders. Use what works for you.
Here are a few reminders if you are a current school administrator or just starting out:
TIPS FOR A HEALTHY SCHOOL LIFE-1. It is important to take care of yourself. My superintendent stressed this to us every year. Our job is stressful. I really don't think anyone realizes the magnitude of stress until you actually are in the position.
2. Take care of your family. Don't consume yourself 24/7 with all things school. This will cause a big burnout. When you are home, be present in the moment.
3. Surround yourself with good people. A group of positive people who have the same passions can not only make you feel good-they can also make you a better person along the way.
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