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Being An Intentional Mom And The 5 Minute Time In With Brittney Smart

Being An Intentional Mom And The 5 Minute Time In With Brittney Smart

Being An Intentional Mom And The 5 Minute Time In With Brittney Smart

A Purpose Driven Mom Podcast

Episode 60

Today we are talking about proactive parenting and what you can do as a parent to engage your kids more.

If you are feeling overwhelmed with all that you have going on in your life right now, be encouraged today on how you can find time to be with your kids even with everything else that you have on your to-do list.

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Episode Highlights:

2:45 Meet Brittney
7:29 Getting off the comparison game and being real … you are not #theworstmomever — Why is it such a problem?
11:35 When you treat your kids like they are in the way of your “to-do” list … how can you intentionally put your family top priority?
15:57 Intentional parenting — how to do it when it feels hard.
22:22 The “5-Minute Time In” strategy … here’s an easy way you can do it too.
30:11 Encouragement for getting started and when your kids don’t engage with you.
33:55 Opening up the communication line between your kids and you.
36:20 How to be consistent with being a “5-Minute Time In” strategy.

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About Brittney:

I’m a wife, a mom of five, and the proud owner of zero cats.

At a difficult time in my parenting life, where I wanted to be “anywhere but here” with regard to my children, I embarked upon a daily Time In routine. It would be supremely succinct of me to say that this practice – of interrupting myself to spend five minutes a day with my young children – saved my disintegrating relationships with them. Yet this statement, while entirely true, doesn’t reflect truth entirely because it lacks the crucial details demonstrating just how this change came about.

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The First Step To Getting Your Routines Back

The First Step To Getting Your Routines Back

The First Step To Getting Your Routines Back

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Master Your Time Monday's

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Have you ever created a time inventory? This is the first step in getting your routines back!

Let’s work together to create time and space for you to reflect on what has happened and pivot what you want to accomplish.

Listen in to this Facebook Live Cara hosted in the NEW segment of her show called “Master Your Time Mondays” and take those first steps to get your routines back. Grab a pen and paper to do start setting your routines. You got this busy mom.

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Talking to Your Kids About Racism with Jasmine Bradshaw

Talking to Your Kids About Racism with Jasmine Bradshaw

Talking to Your Kids About Racism with Jasmine Bradshaw

A Purpose Driven Mom Podcast

Episode 59

Creating a more loving, inclusive, and just society starts at home.

How do you talk to your kids about racism? Where can you learn about how people of color are treated in our country? When is it too early to talk to your kids about racism? How do you talk to people in your circle when they don’t really want to hear it about racism? What happens when you hit a mindset roadblock about racism? And what is like to be a Christian and discuss racism? How do we, as Christians help fight for the oppressed?

Creating habits in your home were the conversations are anti-racism. We as busy moms have the power to help change the legacy and thinking of the next generation. If you don’t think racism is happening in your community start by educating yourself on the history of people of color in your community.

Then look around. With educating your you will see racism were you didn’t know it was before.

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Episode Highlights:

3:47 Meet Jasmine
8:07 When you feel overwhelmed with where to start a conversation in your home about racism … here’s an easy place to start.
9:20 When you are learning something new … try this …
10:56 Understanding the history
12:33 Christianity and racism
14:34 Are your kids too young? What age should you start having conversations about race.
21:58 Exposing our kids to different race
23:43 Having difficult conversations with other people … here’s what you can do
26:38 How to teach our kids how to stand up for others
33:36 Jasmine’s favorite routine

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About Jasmine:

Jasmine Bradshaw is a researcher, educator, and podcaster who truly believes that creating a more loving, inclusive, and just society starts within the sacred walls of our homes. Her podcast, First Name Basis, exists to give parents the tools they need to teach their children about race, religion, and culture. She hopes her community makes parents feel empowered and gives them the confidence they need to create lasting change in their sphere of influence.

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Mini Coaching Sessions With Moms

Mini Coaching Sessions With Moms

Mini Coaching Sessions With Moms

A Purpose Driven Mom Podcast

Episode 58

Need a little help goal setting? As busy moms with everything going on in the world — those 2020 plans need a little help You can get back on track with setting your 2020 goals. It’s never too late. Join us for our free goal setting series.

In this episode Cara live coaches two different busy moms that are trying to tweak their routines and set themselves up for success.

Meet Cynthia and listen in on how she is coached through finding a way to set her early afternoon routine up for success so that she can spend one-on-one time with her daughter as well as spending time working on her goals.

Next meet Jess and listen in on how she finds much needed alone time for herself. Together she and Cara walk through Jess’s evening routine to make tweaks. Ditching the cookie cutter ‘morning routine’ and using what actually will work for Jess,

Click here to download today’s episode as listen in on the go!

Episode Highlights:

3:40 Meet Cynthia
6:30 Cara’s VIP experience at A Purpose Driven Mom
7:43 Actually meet your mom goals including what you want to do for you
10:07 When you struggle to create a routine … live coaching example. What are you struggling with?
11:30 Building out an early afternoon routine … LIVE coaching
27.28 Meet Jess
29:53 Routines are good … but can be overwhelming
31:06 Pre-planning is key to goal setting success … here’s how
34:41 Where to start when feeling guilty for taking time for you … here’s how

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Adjusting your 2020 goals to end the year strong. 

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Summer Routines To Try In Your Home

Summer Routines To Try In Your Home

Summer Routines To Try In Your Home

A Purpose Driven Mom Podcast

Episode 57

Summer is right around the corner. What are some of the best routines that you can use to make this a great summer for you and your family?

Today on the A Purpose Driven Mom Podcast we are chatting with 4 mom friends of their top advice for not just surviving summer but having the best you can in the moment you are in.

Let’s get started. Or click here to download the episode for later. 

Episode Highlights:

2:55 Summer routine advice from Cara – create time blocks that makes sense … here’s how …
8:30 Summer routine advice from JoAnn – kids need to be bored to find their own fun and keep themselves occupied … here’s how …
13:30 Summer routine advice from Toni – Ann – kids education during the summer the easy way … here’s how
19:59 Summer routine advice from Elisa – plan summer meals the easy way … here’s how … 25:28 Summer routine advice from Diana – super simple tip for mom to reset your day … here’s how

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Meet Our Guests

About JoAnn Crohn:

JoAnn Crohn, M.Ed, is the founder of NoGuiltMom.com – a community that believes the best mom is a happy mom. A former elementary school she provides tools, tips, and resources for moms AND kids with the goal of making happier families with empowered self-sufficient children. She lives in Chandler, AZ with her husband and two kids.

 

About Toni-Ann Mayembe:

I’m Toni-Ann Mayembe. I’m a wife and mother of two little boys. And also a dentist in Jacksonville, Florida and an officer in the Navy Reserves. 

I understand as a mother how difficult it can be to juggle work and family. My goal here is to help moms juggle motherhood, work and self care so that they can be a really happy mom. 

About Elisa Giorgio:

I’m Elisa, and I’m the mom in the drop-off line still wearing PJ’s and yesterday’s mascara. 

But the rest of my day is on point becasue I’ve created some simple killer systems. And I want to share them with you because … well, sometimes we need to be organized and sometimes we need to be a hot mess. It’s called BALANCE. 

About Diana Rene:

My name is Diana Rene, and I have spent the last 18 months mastering the practice of “minimal-ish living” in the home. I have figured out the way to purge ruthlessly and efficiently, and to then organize systems and routines in the home so that the newfound freedom and joy can be held onto.

When I walk into my home, I feel comfortable and at peace. I know what needs to be done and if I need something? I know right where to find it. I have so much more time to spend with my two girls and husband, since it only takes a few minutes to pick up the house throughout the day.

I so desperately want these things for you too, girl!

About Cara Harvey:

Cara is a wife, mom to a 13 year old stepson, 4 year old daughter, 2 year old son, and a woman of God.
She works as a mom empowerment coach and her mission is to provide woman with the tools, resources, and community to reach their goals, empower themselves, find their happiness and live a life by design. She does this via her blog, podcast, virtual community groups, and e-courses that help women learn to balance their lives, finances, schedules, health, and themselves!

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Getting on the Same Page With Your Finances With Mikayla And Dan Ockey

Getting on the Same Page With Your Finances With Mikayla And Dan Ockey

Getting on the Same Page with your finances with Mikayla and Dan Ockey

A Purpose Driven Mom Podcast

Episode 56

Managing your finances and get on the same page with your spouse can be challenging in ordinary life … let alone now in our current global crisis with Covid-19.

Listen in on this episode about how to do your budgeting in an fun and easy way that you’ve probably never heard before.

Also, learn about how to create financial goals as a family. This will work on any budget.

Finally dig into the conversation and the step by step approach on how to talk to your spouse about doing finances together. Feel a little more confident in financial decisions starting today.

Download this episode, listen in and be encouraged today.

Episode Highlights:

3:06 Meet Dan and Kay
5:42 The start of a financial journey as a married couple
9:27 Get on the same page about your money in your marriage
12:24 Making finances a part of your routine to make it super easy
15:21 Why couples have such a hard time getting on the same page
17:26 Fear around money during this global crisis
23:19 Planning a fun budget for your mental health sake
26:48 What priorities should you be doing now while you are on a debt free journey in this global crisis time
30:18 How do you create family money goals? Here are the 2 types …

34:38 Finance routines done the easy way
37:42 the cap budget system making budgeting without the burnout
39:43 When you can’t get on the same page as your husband? Here’s were you can start …

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About Mikayla and Dan Ockey:

Dan & Kay are the co-founders of Centsei, an online personal finance education company for marriage.

Their business, Centsei (pronounced “sent say”), was created to share the lessons learned and provide a structured and easy to follow format for all of us to remove financial stress and to focus on what truly matters: our passions, families, and life missions.

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