How to Cultivate a Growth Mindset

Change Your Mindset. Change Your Life.

Do you have a growth mindset or a fixed mindset? This article shows you practical ways to cultivate a growth mindset in yourself and your children.

Last year, when I was completing my Personal Growth Plan for the new year, I decided that my one word or theme for the year would be “grow.” I decided to read several books on personal growth to go along with this theme of having a growth mindset. One book, in particular, made quite an […]

Week 7: Create Your Holiday Gift Giving Plan

9 Weeks to a More Organized and Peaceful Christmas

Does Christmas planning have you down? Check out this 9-week series to help you get organized for the holidays with a Christmas Planner and so much more. This holiday blog series covers EVERYTHING you need for a peaceful holiday season. In Week 7, you'll create your Holiday Gift Giving Plan for service people, teachers, and others!

Welcome to Week Seven: Create Your Holiday Gift Giving Plan in my holiday planning series – 9 Weeks to a More Organized and Peaceful Christmas: How to Prepare for Christmas. This week we are going to start planning our gift giving strategy. By now, you’ve already come up with your gift lists (see Week 3), and […]

2017 Personal Growth Plan – FREE Goal Setting Worksheet Printables

Achieve Your Goals, Realize Your Dreams, Live a Life You Love!

Are you ready for goal setting for 2017? This free 7-Step Personal Growth Plan Worksheet Printable is designed with busy moms in mind. Use the worksheets to create a plan to make 2017 the year you achieve your goals, turn your dreams into reality, and live a life you love!

As we approach the new year, I’m delighted to introduce you to the 2017 Personal Growth Plan worksheets I’ve been diligently working on. These free goal-setting worksheets are designed to help you grow in the areas that matter most to you in the new year. If you are ready to make 2017 the year you achieve your […]

Week 6: Create Your Holiday Celebration Plan

9 Weeks to a More Organized and Peaceful Christmas

Does Christmas planning have you down? Check out this 9-week series to help you get organized for the holidays with a Christmas Planner and so much more. This holiday blog series covers EVERYTHING you need for a peaceful holiday season. In Week 6, you'll create a Holiday Giving Plan, learn how to celebrate Advent, and decorate!

Welcome to Week Six: Create Your Holiday Celebration Plan in my holiday planning series – 9 Weeks to a More Organized and Peaceful Christmas: How to Prepare for Christmas. With Thanksgiving behind us and December just around the corner, we can start celebrating the season. This week you will have three assignments all with the theme […]

2016 Round Up of Online Deals for Black Friday Shoppers

For those that prefer to do their shopping from home!

If you’re anything like me, the thought of getting up early on the day after Thanksgiving along with everyone else looking for the best deal in town isn’t exactly your cup of tea. Now, don’t get me wrong, I love a good deal. I just don’t love the crowds of people that go along with […]

Holiday Chocolate Covered Pretzels in 4 Easy Steps

Cooking With Kids

Who doesn’t love chocolate covered pretzels? The saltiness of the pretzels paired with the sweetness of the chocolate is always a welcome treat at any party. If you’re looking for simple Christmas treats to try out this season, you’ll want to try out this kid-friendly recipe.  We made holiday goody bags for our neighbors and […]

Week 5: Create Your Holiday Bucket List

9 Weeks to a More Organized and Peaceful Christmas

Does Christmas planning have you down? Check out this 9-week series to help you get organized for the holidays with a Christmas Planner and so much more. This holiday blog series covers EVERYTHING you need for a peaceful holiday season. Week 5 gives you 30 activity ideas to Create Your Holiday Bucket List.

Welcome to Week Five: Create Your Holiday Bucket List in my holiday planning series – 9 Weeks to a More Organized and Peaceful Christmas: How to Prepare for Christmas. This week I have a few projects for you. But the fun one is to create your Holiday Bucket List. After all, planning your holiday bucket list […]

5 Self-Care Tips For Reducing Holiday Stress And Finding Rest

Don't Forget To Slow Down And Enjoy The Season

The busyness of the holidays also brings the stress of the holidays. Try these 5 self-care tips for managing holiday stress and finding rest this season.

The holiday season has arrived. But along with the bliss of the holidays comes the stress of the holidays. I’ve found that one of the best ways to combat the stress of the season is to intentionally set aside time for self-care. Do you have a self-care plan for managing holiday stress and finding rest this […]

Week 4: Create Your Holiday Decluttering Plan

9 Weeks to a More Organized and Peaceful Christmas

Does Christmas planning have you down? Check out this 9-week series to help you get organized for the holidays with a Christmas Planner and so much more. This holiday blog series covers EVERYTHING you need for a peaceful holiday season. Week 4 gives you tips to Create Your Holiday Decluttering Plan.

Welcome to Week Four: Create Your Holiday Decluttering Plan in my holiday planning series – 9 Weeks to a More Organized and Peaceful Christmas: How to Prepare for Christmas. Have you given much thought to where you are going to put all of that new stuff arriving on December 25? This week it’s time to discuss […]

7 Easy Ways To Organize Your Christmas Morning

(And reduce the mess and anxiety of this joyous day!)

Christmas mornings can be messy. Christmas checklists can help. Check out this list of 7 ways to organize Christmas morning to help reduce the stress and mess of the most joyous day of the year.

Christmas morning will soon be here. The big day our children look forward to all year long. The day we hope will be perfect for our kids. But moms, have you prepared for the frenzy of Christmas morning activity that will surely result in a huge mess? A Christmas checklist may help.   Once the children wake up […]