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Podcast Episode 14 – Sensory Activities at Home with Kids {Interview with Myriam from Mother Could}

Podcast Episode 14 – Sensory Activities at Home with Kids {Interview with Myriam from Mother Could}

Purpose Driven Mom Podcast

Episode 14

Sensory Activities at Home with Kids {Interview with Myriam from Mother Could}

 

 

Today’s episode was a great and informative interview with Myriam from the page Mother Could! Myriam started her instagram account to share what she was doing in her home and now reaches almost 100K women who are looking for tips on activities and play to do at home!

 

 

 

 

Episode Show Notes

1:55 Meet Myriam from MotherCould

12:33 What does sensory play actually look like?

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19:47 Mentally preparing for doing activities at home without overwhelm

26:18 The benefits of sensory play at home

28:14 Storage tips for sensory activities

34:53 Safety and Mess Tips for sensory play

39:50 Time Management Strategies for balancing a passion project with motherhood

 

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Links and Resources Mentioned in Today’s Episode 

 

Myriam’s Recommended Food Dye

Learn More about Myriam!

Follow Her on Instagram

 

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Podcast 13 Getting Ready for Back to School

Podcast 13 Getting Ready for Back to School

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Episode 13

Getting Ready for Back to School

 

 

 

It’s time to get ready to prepare for back to school! Instead of feeling overwhelmed this school year, let’s dive into routines and systems you can start with your kids to help decrease the stress!

 

 

 

 

Episode Show Notes

3:13 Join the Master Your Time Challenge!

4:38 How routines help our kids (and us!)

6:24 Transitioning kid’s sleep schedules

12:20 Start your evening routine now

14:50 Changing tech rules now to make back to school easier

20:00 How to limit coffee and sugar before bed

 

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Links and Resources Mentioned in Today’s Episode 

Master Your Time Challenge JOIN NOW! Kicks off August 13th

Get on the waitlist for the 15 minute formula!

Ultimate Productivity Bundle

Podcast Episode 03: Creating an Evening Routine 

Podcast Episode 09: Making a routine for smoother mornings

 

 

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Podcast Episode 12 – Living as a Mom with Anxiety

Podcast Episode 12 – Living as a Mom with Anxiety

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Episode 12

Living as a Mom with Anxiety

 

 

 

Today’s episode is more vulnerable as I share my personal experience about anxiety and how it impact me as a mom. If you’re someone who struggles with mental health issues, know that this episode may trigger you – so please skip it if you feel it will be more harmful than helpful!

 

 

If you’re thinking about suicide, are worried about a friend or loved one, or would like emotional support, please reach out for help. You can call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255

 

Episode Show Notes

3:05 Join the Master Your Time Challenge

7:27 Why we don’t talk about mental health

10:54 Why we need to talk about mental health

11:46 Using your language wisely and how it can diminish others experience

13:57 Looking at the people you are around and how they might impact your anxiety

18:00 Behind the scenes into my personal journal with mental health

25:00 What anxiety looks like for me

31:05 How to preemptively work on your anxiety as a mom

39:00 Talking through your anxiety cycle

What triggered your anxiety?

How did it manifest or what did it look like?

What do you need

 

 

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Links and Resources Mentioned in Today’s Episode 

Master Your Time Challenge 

 

 

31 Days of Positive Affirmations for Moms

 

 

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Don’t forget to head to this post where you can grab your free printable scripture cards to help with your anxiety!

 

 

 

 

 

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Podcast 11 – Using Time Blocking for a More Productive Schedule

Podcast 11 – Using Time Blocking for a More Productive Schedule

Purpose Driven Mom Podcast

Episode 11

Using Time Blocking for a More Productive Schedule

 

 

 

Today’s episode will focus all on how you can use time blocking to create a simple and productive schedule! Instead of overwhelming ourselves with the tasks we have to get done, you’ll learn how to make things more simple and have them fit into your busy mom life!

 

 

 

 

Episode Show Notes

2:50 How Time Blocking Decreased my overwhelm

7:35 Why you need flexibility and structure with your schedule

8:25 How many time blocks do you need in a day?

10:55 Anchoring Your Time Blocks During Your Day

13:20 What to do when you have no events to anchor your blocks to

14:56 Using pens, washi tape or Trello to identify your blocks

 

 

18:30 Start by adding in non negotiable appointments into your block and add in time to work on your goal

21:40 The Power of Batching

25:40 What is you have extra time in your block or don’t finish everything?

 

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Links and Resources Mentioned in Today’s Episode 

Busy Mom Goal Setting Challenge 

Join the 15 Minute Formula Waitlist!

Ultimate Productivity Bundle 

Design Your Day: Time Management for the Busy Woman (use code PODCAST for $5 off the course)

Organize Your Life with Trello

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How to Fit Self Care Into Your Day

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Digitally Organize Your Prayer Time to Become a Prayer Warrior

How to Time Block and Get More Done!

 

 

 

 

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Podcast 10 – Travel Tips for a Stress Free Vacation

Podcast 10 – Travel Tips for a Stress Free Vacation

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Episode 10

Travel Tips for a Stress Free Vacation

 

 

 

In today’s episode I am going to share my best tips and resources for how to plan a stress free vacation with your kids! I’ll share what routines went well, how we saved money and vacationed on a budget and how you can enjoy the trip as well!

 

 

 

 

 

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Episode Show Notes

4:28 Why we haven’t taken a family vacation in two years

6:30 Quick Summary of our Trip

8:53 Things to do before you leave for vacation

13:38 How to Set a Budget for Your Trip

20:58 How to Save for Your Trip

23:00 How to save money when you are on your trip

28:09 Routines that helped for a stress free trip

32:00 Travel Tips for Car Road Trips

35:00 Pool and Beach Travel Tips

36:15 What I wish I did on this trip

38:13 Trip Ideas for transitioning home after vacation

 

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Links and Resources Mentioned in Today’s Episode 

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Need Help Budgeting? Grab my Busy on a Budget course here in the Master your Money Super Bundle

 

 

Busy Bags and Activities for the Car Ride

 

 

 

 

This travel potty is amazing! It folds up and you put a bag under it for easy clean up!

 

 

 

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Podcast 09 Morning Routines for a Smoother Morning

Podcast 09 Morning Routines for a Smoother Morning

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Episode 09

Morning Routines for a Smoother Morning

 

 

 

In today’s episode we’re going to talk all about creating a morning routine that makes sense for a busy mom. This plan will allow you to customize your mornings, have some time for you, train yourself to be a morning person and start your day on the right foot!

 

 

 

 

Episode Show Notes

2:20 Why you need to bookend your day

4:00 Making a routine around your season of life

5:27 Can you find any quiet time in your day?

7:15 Training Yourself to be a Morning Person

13:34 The Power of Pre-Planning Your Mornings

16:60 Anxiety and that Negative Voice in Our Heads

20:16 Starting Your Moments in Silence and Reflection

22:00 Adding morning tasks into your time block – items for you, for your home and for your kids

23:00 Personal Tasks you can do in the morning

25:00 Tasks you can do for your home in the morning routine

30:00 Adding your kids into the morning routine

 

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Links and Resources Mentioned in Today’s Episode 

Baby Sleep Made Simple

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Free Productivity E-Book 

Join the 15 Minute Formula Waitlist!

Podcast Episode 03: Creating an Evening Routine for Your Family 

Grumpy Mom Takes a Holiday by Valerie Woerner

Teaching Your Toddler the Bible 

Healthy Toddler Breakfast Chart – FREE PRINTABLE

Busy Table Ideas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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