How To Use Evernote For Your Grocery Shopping List

How To Use Evernote For Your Grocery Shopping List

In this post you will learn How To Use Evernote For Your Grocery Shopping List.  One of the easiest ways to start using Evernote is for the simple things in your life.  As simple as creating a grocery shopping list?

Let me show you how to create a grocery shopping list in Evernote.  It is quick and easy.  In addition, it will save you time when shopping.

People ask me all the time what can you use Evernote for.  To answer this questions I wrote the following article about 21 Ways Evernote Will Help You.  

My first use of Evernote was to create a grocery shopping list.

Let me show you how it works.

Traditional grocery shopping list on paper.

It is likely that you would normally have written down the grocery items you need on a paper pad. Or, on the back of an envelope randomly lying around.  This may have been as you thought of each item.  However, if you are organised, you would spend the time to check the items you need before you go grocery shopping.

With your paper list and pen in hand, you would be walking through the market, crossing the items off as you place them in your basket. (more…)

How To Use Evernote As A Notebook

Did you know that Evernote can be used for a lot of different things?  Today I will show you how to use Evernote as a notebook.

There is the argument of an analogue paper notebook versus a digital notebook.  Everyone has at some stage used a paper notebook for school, for work or even a daily journal to just simply writing down the weekly grocery shopping list. Even you and I, right?

When it comes to digital note taking apps you can sometimes be left feeling a little cold.  There is often a real connection between a good pen and the crisp page of a notebook to get the creative mind flowing which is something that a digital notebook may not provide you.

But what if you can have both? (more…)

Question Of The Day: What is your favorite way to organize your Evernote notes?

What is your favorite way to organize your Evernote notes?


There are many ways to organise Evernote notes. The beauty is that there is no right or wrong way. It is what works best for you.

All you need to start is:

  • A few important Notebooks
  • Tags
  • Set reminders

I organise my notes in the following manner.

My [default] note is called !Inbox so that it acts much in the same way as an email inbox. This is my main collection point.

I then sort through and filter notes and information to the following main notebooks: (more…)

What Is Evernote?

And Is It For You?

What is Evernote? And Is It For You?

From small tasks to major projects, Evernote is where you’ll achieve your best work, day in and day out. As one workspace that lives across your phone, tablet, and computer, Evernote is the most productive office for modern teams.

Write free from distraction, collect information, find what you need, and present your ideas to the world—all more efficiently than you ever imagined, giving you more time to take your ideas from inspiration to reality.

Evernote is the modern workspace where you can: (more…)

Taking Note – A Podcast By Evernote Episode 2. A Conversation with Guy Kawasaki.

This Is What I Learned

After a very informative and enjoyable episode #1 of Evernote’s Taking Note podcast I was looking forward to the next instalment.  As a recap, this is what I learned from episode #1.

Episode #2 started with Evernote company updates from the CEO, Chris O’Neil as well as from their Vice President of Operations and their Design Manager followed by featured guest, Guy Kawasaki.  I was aware of Guy Kawasaki but to be honest I did not really know that much about him so this podcast was a great opportunity to find out more.

This is what I learned about the Evernote company updates.


Taking Note – A Podcast By Evernote Episode 1. A Conversation With Michael Hyatt.

This Is What I Learned

The start of every new year is always a special and exciting time with lots of things to do, plans to make and goals to achieve.  It was also an exciting time this new year to hear that Evernote were rekindling their podcast again after what seemed like forever since they last uploaded one.

I have recently started to download and listen to more and more podcasts lately so Evernote’s new podcast was a warm welcome.

Taking Note a podcast by Evernote is described by the iTunes Podcast store as being presented by the leader in note taking and productivity.  Taking Note dives into the realms of personal and professional achievement, entrepreneurship and creative thinking.  They will interview experts and trailblazers, uncovering great ideas and best practices to help organise your work and declutter your life.

Episode #1 featured Michael Hyatt of – talking about taking control of your goals in 2017.  I have been following Michael Hyatt for a while now and as Michael is an Evernote power user I knew this would be worth listening to.

This is what I learned: (more…)

Evernote Presents: Productivity at work and on the go.


About This Event

Presented by Evernote:

Staying productive, both on your own and with your team, is essential if you want to achieve success. Especially when you and the people you work with aren’t sitting in one spot, productivity can be a real challenge. (more…)

Date: March 20, 2017
Time: 6.00pm to 8.00pm
Event: Evernote Presents: Productivity At Work And On The Go.
Topic: Productivity on the go
Sponsor: Evernote
Venue: WeWork
(02) 8294 5196
Location: 100 Harris St Sydney NSW 2009
Sydney 2009
Public: Public
Registration: Click here to register.

21 Ways Evernote Will Help You

Save time with these handy tricks



If you have read my two previous articles on Evernote you would know that I am obsessed with it as it is my all time favourite go to app and know the creative ways I use it.

Evernote has saved me in quite a few situations and has in all honesty saved me time and made life easier.  As you may have already noticed Evernote uses the elephant as its logo.  Elephants never forget.  Similarly, when you start using Evernote you will Remember Everything.

Here is my list of 21 cool ways to use Evernote.



And Why It Should Be Yours Too

We all love our apps.  Whether these are games, music related, productivity or utility based they can either take up a lot of your time or help you become more productive and efficient.

For me it is the productive and efficient side of apps that gets my time and attention.

Way back in 2011 I bought myself an android tablet for work.  This was my first leap into a device other than an iPod or mobile phone.   (more…)