September 27th, 2019 · 53 minutes
In this episode, Rosemary and David climb out of their suitcases armed with a variety of Shortcuts, Scriptable Scripts, Trello Boards, Reminders, TextExpander Snippets, Keyboard Maestro Macros and even a Drafts action group to automate and manage your packing lists.
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You can share text to this Shortcut or if no input is provided you will be prompted for input. This searches your calendar for all-day events followed by a prompt to use one of those as the name of your list. If the list doesn't exist yet in the Trello board then it is created.
David's advanced reminders setup Shortcut
The video to match the above Shortcut
Rosemary's Shortcut similar to the above, but it calls Scriptable to create the script.
Called by the Scriptable Script above
Rosemary's Shortcut for extra items to be added to any packing list - pairs with the previous Shortcut.
Rosemary uses this to kick off her Drafts list - it creates the Draft and adds a single task to OmniFocus called "Pack", due the date the trip starts, and with a link to the Draft in the notes field.
Rosemary's Packing Action Group for Drafts