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DIvide and Conquer!

Oct 15 2013 - 10:14am

Six Sigma process, GTD (Getting Things Done), Efficiency Metrics and more might push a few buttons for those of you in Corporate America. Get in line. Stay at home moms and small business owners...

Being courageous & vulnerable

Sep 30 2013 - 1:31pm

What is more vulnerable than telling your story? Nothing. Whether you share in a Bible Study, Book Club, Retreat or in a blog, it can be scary. Claire and I are taking a new step and sharing about...

Sneak a Peek

Sep 27 2013 - 12:14pm

This October, we're set to launch the next journal in our series, one for Christians.  We're extremely excited about this journal because it answers the requests of the men and teens who...

Practice Gratitude Daily

Sep 19 2013 - 4:21pm

I was just telling someone how I too get frustrated when things don't go my way. The difference is that now I don't get SO angry or SO loud or SO rude to people. My reactions are less intense,...

Autumn Reflections

Sep 10 2013 - 3:35pm

I love the seasons changing.  Granted, the seasons in Houston are a bit weird.  We have a summer that could start in April and last into October.  I've had to plan my kids'...

In The Moment

Sep 3 2013 - 9:38am

I turned 38 last week.

Almost all of this past year while I've been 37, when people ask my age, I have told them "I'll be 38."  All year!  

So now, here 38 is and I'm...

A Grain of Sand

Aug 20 2013 - 9:54am

My daughter and I were talking about a bunch of things the other day.  I love talking to her because her willingness to speak openly and her wisdom never cease to astound and surprise me....

No one forces you...it is a choice.

Jul 30 2013 - 9:19pm

"She forced me." "You give me no other option." "Don't make me do that." "I had no choice." Sound familiar? Is it your voice you hear when reading it. Ouch, that stings. This past few weeks as the...

Tiny Details

Jul 18 2013 - 1:00am

I know I've mentioned this before, but I'm reading "One Thousand Gifts" by Ann Voskamp.  I love this book and I'm reading it slowly because I love digesting it bit by bit (and because I read...

Get rid of your labelmaker

Jul 9 2013 - 10:52am

As a part of Grateful Chics Team Building, we watched Brene Brown on DVR'd Oprah this week. She mention that NO ONE she ever interviewed in over a decade of research was genuinely happy without...