How I Do It All

And how you can too

I get asked a lot how I do it all.  How do I raise 4 kids, work outside the home full time, manage a home and family schedule, work on my marriage of 26 years, and still find time for Families with Purpose.  And my answer is always the same, I don’t do it all, […]

How I Do It All

Getting New Habits to Stick

If you set any goals for yourself or your family at the beginning of the year, you probably realized by now that achieving your goals often involves changing habits.  And it’s changing the habits that are often just as hard if not harder than achieving the goal. For example, if you set a goal to […]

Getting New Habits to Stick

How to Revamp Your Morning Routine

Are your mornings a little rocky or chaotic?  Morning routines are important.  They set the tone for the entire day and are often your last chance before your kids come home to be the parent you want to be.  If your mornings are hurried and stressful with yelling and tears, this is how you send […]

How to revamp your morning routine

What to Do When You and Your Spouse Don’t Agree

Parenting is hard and it’s really hard when parents don’t agree.  Every parent brings to their relationship and parenting journey different backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences all of which shape us in different ways.  And the reality is in order to raise strong great kids who are excited about their lives, we need to find ways […]

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Why Finding Your Purpose is Overrated

And what to do instead

What’s your calling?  What’s your purpose?  What’s your reason for being here?  Where’s my life headed?  These are really BIG questions.  Questions many of us have probably asked ourselves at some point in our lives.  Some of us were born knowing it, some of us found it along the way, and some of us  most […]

5 Strategies for Managing Paper

Now that you are back into the routine of school, my guess is you are back to having stacks of paper piling up on your kitchen counter.  Though I think schools are getting a lot better at using email and electronic options in lieu of paper, there is still quite a bit to deal with […]

5 Strategies for Managing Paper

4 Weeks to a Frazzle Free Halloween

A week by week checklist to help busy parents get ready for Halloween

All new!  Here is a completely new eBook to help you get ready for Halloween without feeling stressed and overwhelmed.  Similar to the Frazzle Free Christmas series, this eBook will walk you through Halloween preparations week by week.  The eBook is completely free and you can download it here.  Good luck!