#75Hard Day 74: Treat Your Day Like A Recipe {Vlog}

View this post on Instagram ▶️ The purpose of a recipe is to have consistent inputs and processes that you can follow n order to get predictable good outcomes. ▶️ You nail down all the variables, ingredients, cooking techniques, methods, serving sizes, etc., and are able to duplicate the process for yourself and possibly even…

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…

#GiveMe30HabitChallenge 11.01.2019 {Priority List}

Welcome to the 11th habit in the #GiveMe30HabitProject!! See this post for all the details and backstory! This month’s habit is to implement a priority list! This month’s habit challenge is designed to simultaneously increase productivity while reducing stress. A win-win am I right!? We all have never ending to do-list which is often a major source…

#75HardDay52: Set Boundaries With Your Phone {Vlog}

View this post on Instagram ▶️ Society has made everything available at our fingertips—for better or worse—via our phone. ▶️ They are a tremendous asset to our ability to be productive, but if we are not careful the pendulum can start to swing in the opposite direction as they are easy distractions. ▶️ Set boundaries…

Five Tips For Making More Creative Space {FTT18}

  If you want to be more effective, you must understand the importance of introspection and creative time and then put it into practice. Whether it’s chasing big goals and dreams, honing in on how to make the most of your talents and skills, refining an artistic endeavor, etc., you need to give these things…

Five Tips For Overcoming A Limiting Mindset {FTT16}

  In order to accomplish any goal or dream, you must believe that you are truly capable of doing what is required to get there. It can involve change and growth which you might not think you can sustain, but I’m here to tell you that you can! Most of the time this process boils…

Five Tips For Creating A Highly Effective Day {FTT15}

The Bible tells us to make the most of every opportunity, but what does that really look like in practice? Here are five tips for creating a highly effective day!   1️⃣ Practice a morning routine. Nothing sets your day up for success like starting off on the right foot mentally and spiritually. Spend quality…

#GiveMe30HabitProject 09.01.2019 {Read Labels}

Welcome to the 9th habit in the #GiveMe30HabitProject!! See this post for all the details and backstory! This month’s habit is to read nutrition labels! The purpose of this month’s challenge is just to gain awareness. It is not to cause you to pass judgment on any of the foods that you are eating. You also do…

#GiveMe30HabitProject 08.01.2019 {Morning Routine}

Welcome to the 8th habit in the #GiveMe30HabitProject!! See this post for all the details and backstory! This month’s habit is to implement a morning routine! Do me a favor and watch this video! Seriously. Even if you have to watch it in chunks, because I know it is long. So many nuggets of wisdom in this…

#GiveMe30HabitProject 04.01.2019 {1 Minute Rule}

Welcome to the fourth habit in the #GiveMe30HabitProject!! See this post for all the details and backstory! This month’s habit is a productivity habit called the 1-Minute Rule! The 1-Minute Rule is one of my biggest procrastination-busting techniques. It simplifies and streamliens your processes so that you accomplish a lot without a lot of mental effort or…

Problems or Opportunities?

  This post is a collection of thoughts I had after listening to an episode of the Craig Groeschel Leadership podcast the other day. Here is the link to the episode in case you want to listen. What do you think when you see a problem? Does your mind go into worry mode, or do…

Thoughts on Focus and Success

Society has trained us to believe that “busy” is normal… that success is only born of burning the candle at both ends. I would agree that going all in on things is necessary to make big changes at certain times, but focus is finite—you have to choose where it goes. Most of the time, we…