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Monday, May 1, 2017

Planner Setup: getting your printables ready to print!

Watch out guys, it's about to get super planner-y up in here this week! :)

It's that time of year when all the new teacher planners come out and everyone starts looking ahead to get organized for next year. Many of you know that I create printable planners designed specifically for music teachers (check them out here). As I start setting up my 2017-2018 planner (squeeee!), I wanted to share how I go about getting the digital file for my planner set up the way I want it so it's ready for printing. It's not as hard as you may think!

If you're just beginning to explore the world of printable planners, I hope this makes them a little less intimidating. Having a file that you can customize yourself makes it so much easier to set up your planner exactly the way you want it, which will in turn make you much more likely to use it to its full potential! If you're ready for the next step, check out my post on printing, binding, and organizing your printed planner.

If you didn't know this about me, I'm a bit planner obsessed :) To see all of my posts on planner topics, including DIY's, resources, supplies, organizational and productivity tips, and more, click here.

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  1. I'm so happy I'm not the only one who started planning this week! :)

  2. Elizabeth! Thank you, thank you, thank you for your amazing work! I just got done setting up, printing and putting together my planner - I am in love!

    1. Awww, thank YOU for the sweet words! I am so happy that you love the planner- I have loved mine for years now and still use it every day :) If you're interested, I have a facebook group for planner lovers where we share our planners, ask questions, and get tips about set up, using the planner, planner supplies etc. You're welcome to join here if you'd like: