Let’s talk about the best planners for busy moms to grab onto in 2019. As we roll on into a new year, you no doubt want to get organized. That’s what we do right?
I am admittedly a planner & journal junkie. I love a good planner. There is magic in writing things out on paper.
For the past two years the Passion Planner has been my go-to planner. I adore it’s layout, the feel of it’s pages, the cover and overall it’s quality craftsmanship. However, this year as I scrutinized the various planners, I found myself in love with another! You may be as shocked as I was myself.
Here are my top 3 planners for mom in 2019. I’ve rated a ton of planners and I’ve brought to you what I believe are the best planners out there.
Not just any ol’ planner will make my list of best THREE. To be listed on my list of best planners for mom, these planners have to meet the following criteria.
To make the list of the best planners, these planners have to make sense
This is my first and foremost criteria of a planner. To make the list of the best the planner has to make sense and shouldn’t take me more than a few seconds to figure out how to use it.
How many times have you looked through a planner or organizer only to discover you are totally lost as to how it actually functions?
I have done this a lot of times.
I see a great planner. I fall in love and then I open it. Once inside I struggle to figure out how to use it. It reminds me of before I was married and I was in the single dating world. So many times I’d see a cute guy, then then he’d open his mouth and make no sense. … Next!
Everything about the planner can be great, but if it’s not user-friendly and it doesn’t make sense, then it’s totally not worth it. Am I right? Of course! So this is the first criteria of a good planner in my opinion. It has to be user-friendly and just plain make sense!
The second criteria is that the planner needs to be made of quality material
Nothing drives me more bonkers than ordering a planner online. Waiting patiently for it to arrive. Rip open the packaging. Pull it out. Only to find it has crap materials.
I can’t tell you how many times I have ordered planners that arrive with super thin pages, or crappy thin covers, or binding that breaks.
I need a planner that is sturdy! I’m sure you do too. We are busy moms and we don’t have time to mess around.
My third criteria for a planner is it has to be budget friendly
Let’s face it, any time we can save a few bucks is a really great thing. Enough said!
Now that you know the criteria are used, let’s see which planners stand up to my criteria.
In my opinion, these are the 3 best planners for a busy mom.
The 3 Best Planners for Busy Moms in 2019
The Law of Attraction Planner is the planner I chose for me this year. I work from home and needed a planner with the flexibility of family and business.
It’s promoted as being a planner & life coach all in one. Let me just say that it truly is and I am so grateful I purchased this planner again for this coming year. It is well laid out and teaches the 8 simple steps to master the secret behind the law of attraction.
This planner is based on principles from well known author and thought leader Bob Proctor. This planner also sells out fast so if you want this planner at a great price, NOW is the time to get it!
If you are looking for a customizable planner, then Plum Paper might be the perfect planner for you. Plum Paper has 2 planner sizes 7 X 9 and 8 1/2 X 11. You can choose a smaller purse size or full desk size.
Plum Paper also offers 10 different layouts in various vertical and horizontal styles. Some formats even allow you to label the categories (like Mom, Dad, kids names or meal planning, appointments, whatever you need to plan your time).
You can also design a cover and add pages.