I Like Apple Mail?

I see a lot of articles about why people don’t like the native Apple Mail app and what app they prefer to use instead. Now of course, apps are totally personal preference. The reason I use Things as my task manager of choice might be the exact same reason you dont use it. The same goes for mail apps, there are certain apps that offer features that people just fall in love with and no longer want to be without. A few years ago there was a mail app that I loved, I can’t even remember...

Continue reading

Introducing Charlotte Rose Plans

No, I’m not changing the name of my website, Charlotte Rose Writes is here to stay. I love my blog and I have no plans on stopping writing. However, I have another passion too; digital planning. I used to be huge on bullet journaling with a proper paper journal and a million coloured pens but when I got my first iPad Pro 10.5 inch at the end of last year I made the switch over to digital planning and I’ve never looked back. Fast forward to July 2020 and I have upgraded my 10.5 inch to a...

Continue reading

How to Be Productive Whilst Working from Home

Probably a question a lot of people have asked themselves over the past couple of weeks and as someone who already regularly worked from home I have a few tips that help me stay productive when I’m not in the office. 1) Get up as close to your regular time as possible Now I don’t expect you to do this if you had a super long commute previously, but getting up at a similar time and not just sleeping in every day makes a big difference to how you view working from home and your mood when you...

Continue reading

How I Use My iPad Pro

I had an iPad mini years ago and I remember being so excited when I first got it and getting my current iPad was no different. I now have the iPad Pro 10.5 inch and the Apple Pencil. When I initially decided to invest in an iPad once more I knew I wanted one but I didn’t really know how I was going to use it. I assumed just for browsing on the sofa in the evenings instead of getting my laptop out, maybe reading and playing a few games but I didn’t buy it for a specific purpose...

Continue reading