8 Small Changes That Can Transform Your Life

2. Switch to a shared calendar

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Heather Schisler created a Google calendar so that she and her husband can keep track of their busy household. The calendar reminds them by text of events and obligations.

School programs, appointments, work-related travel, homework assignments — they’re all there, and then some. “Without (the calendar) I would really be lost,” she says in a post called “12 Hacks for Using Google Calendars.”

Put it all on the app, and you’ll never again pay for a missed dental appointment.

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