Reading List

A Clutter Free Giveaway!

There are a few books that I revisit often.  The Pursuit of Holiness by Jerry Bridges.  Don’t Make Me Count to Three by Ginger Plowman.  The Very Busy Spider, just because I like to hear my baby bark, moo, and cock-a-doodle-doo.  Kathi Lipp’s book, Clutter Free has joined the list! Kathi has given us an easy-to-read guide to deal with clutter.  She not only provides methods to [Read more...]

7 Things That Moved Me This Week

After reading this post by Hands Free Mama, I have started looking for the little moments that move me, make me feel.  Joy, excitement, happiness, completeness, emptiness.  Any feeling counts in this search for things that move me. These moments create a “meaningful collection of moments that keep fueling you forward” (Rachel Stafford, Hands Free Mama). Here are just a few of the [Read more...]

What I Did Instead

I had a long list of things to do today. They were pretty important as far as keeping house goes. I worked the last few days at the hospital which is out of the ordinary for me. I have a few days of chores to catch up on. I am approximately 4 loads behind on laundry. Not counting the pile on my bed that needs to be folded and the pile on the ironing board that needs to be ironed. My children have [Read more...]

Help Setting Goals

Despite my degree in Occupational Therapy, I am in no way an expert on goal setting for life.  I have found some excellent resources to help me with my grand plan for 2015 and, of course, I want to share them with you.  Pick a few to read or review, print a few of the printables, and have a blessed 2015! Books to Read Say Goodbye to Survival Mode (Crystal Paine) is one of my top 2014 reads. It [Read more...]

Books for Christmas, Middle School Parents, and Busy Mamas

I love to read.  It makes my list of things to do when I have down time.  It also makes my list of things to make time for.  Here are a few books I finished, started, or I am still reading this week. The Max Lucado Christmas Collection The Max Lucado Christmas Collection by Max Lucado (of course!) contains three Christmas stories to warm your heart in the rush of the Christmas season.  The [Read more...]

Special Deal! Say Goodbye to Survival Mode

I wanted to sit and write this much earlier today, but I have been in survival mode.  Which only proves the point that this book is SO very needed in my life! I recently studied The Best Yes with some friends.  This blog is a result of following through with my Best Yes. However, the busy continues.  The Yes did not give me extra hours to learn how to blog and write; it just added more to my [Read more...]