Five Tips For Managing Holiday Stress {FTT23}

Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s are upon us! Is it just me, or does anyone else have a love/hate relationship with this time of year? It seems like we blaze through each event focusing only on the next event to come. We waste Thanksgiving thinking about Black Friday and cyber Monday. Then we get caught…

Habit Hack: “White Boarding” Your Ideas

Habit Hack: “White Boarding” Your Ideas I do keep a journal with me at all times to record ideas as I have / come across them, but that’s only the starting point. One of the best things you can do when planning and attacking ideas is to ‘flesh out’ your thoughts in a way that…

The Difference Between An Amateur & A Pro {Vlog}

View this post on Instagram ▶️ One definition of a professional is: “A person who does things even when he or she does not feel like doing them.” (From the book Jesus, CEO by Laurie Beth Jones / @jesusceo.lauriebethjones). ▶️ I thought this is so true! Whether it’s a professional athlete, businessperson, etc., the difference…

Kaci’s Friday Find — I Deserve A Donut App by Barb Raveling

  This week I wanted to share a resource that I came across for those who may be struggling with eating behaviors related to either emotional eating triggers or lies from the enemy / world. This is a free app designed to help with understanding and breaking eating for reasons other than to hunger and…

#75Hard Day 72: Things Can Shift In A Moment! {Vlog}

View this post on Instagram ▶️ Sharing something a little bit different today. I felt like the Lord wanted me to give a word of encouragement! ▶️ I was thinking about how the temperature went from in the 70s to in the 30s literally overnight. It was not fun for the walk this morning 🥶…

Five Tips For Cultivating Relationships—Even When You’re Busy {FTT21}

“Hey! How are you?” “Good! Just busy!” I think that pretty much sums up every conversation I’ve had with everyone in the last five years. I mean it’s funny, but it’s so sad. did you know that people with strong social networks live longer, make more money, have better health, and report more overall well-being…

Habit Hack: The “Back Pocket Plan”

  The “Back Pocket Plan” We all know that we need to have healthy habits in place & a consistent routine in order to keep us on track with our goals. I think it’s just as important to have what I call a “back pocket plan“ for different scenarios in times when we’re not able…

#75Hard Day 64: Chasing Your God-Sized Dream & Purpose

View this post on Instagram ▶️ Hard to summarize this one into bullet points since I really just felt led to share stream of thought today, but I’ll do my best! ▶️ If you take away nothing else from this video, take away this (because it was the Lord, not me speaking): “Stop worrying about…

How You Do Anything Is How You Do Everything? …Maybe Not!

I have a love hate relationship with this phrase. On one hand, I totally agree. The passion that you show up with in one area of life often spills over into other areas of life and transforms them in a similar manner. For example, up until I found a love for lifting weights, I struggled…

Five Tips For Boosting Confidence {FTT19}

In my coaching video that posted the other day (find it here), I talked about the keystone habit of weightlifting and how it was the catalyst for growing confidence and positive change in multiple facets of my life. Confidence was something that I struggled with the majority of my life. If I’m honest, I still…

Habit Hack: “Act Now!”

“Act Now” We cannot rely on motivation. If we do, we become subject to hesitation. Whether it is overcoming your fears, defeating procrastination, or just getting the workout done when you don’t feel like it, the best way to approach things is usually to “act now.” I find immediate action to be a simple principle…