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Trusting God When Things Don’t Go Your Way

Follow Your Heart My husband told me many years ago that I was a ‘control freak’  because I would try to fix everything. When he told me that I remember being deeply offended. Did he not know that I knew what was best for everybody (insert sarcasm)? Because of how I felt, I believed I… Continue reading Trusting God When Things Don’t Go Your Way

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Keepers of the Home : 5 Tips on How to Set and Achieve Goals for 2018; No More Resolutions!

    How to Succeed in Achieving Your Goals in 5 Steps 1.  Write it down Goals that are written down are 80% more likely to be achieved. 2.  Make it visible Post your goals in a highly visible area to you. One where you see on a daily basis.  For example, if you are… Continue reading Keepers of the Home : 5 Tips on How to Set and Achieve Goals for 2018; No More Resolutions!

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How to Organize Your Goals in Six Steps for 2018

I get overwhelmed easily, especially when it comes to making a decision. When I get overwhelmed, I tend to retreat and just give up, never setting forth in accomplishing anything. However, if something is already categorized and made simple for me, my life suddenly becomes easier. That is why I don’t set resolutions, instead I… Continue reading How to Organize Your Goals in Six Steps for 2018

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Set Goals, Not Resolutions for the New Year

We are a few days into the New Year by now and many of you have set resolutions. Traditionally resolutions are set by well-meaning individuals wanting to better themselves and/or their life in the New Year. However, most resolutions fail because they are so vague. It is difficult to be successful at something that is… Continue reading Set Goals, Not Resolutions for the New Year

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Top Blog Posts from 2017

These are the top blog posts from 2017 from Training Keepers of the Home. Here they are in an easy format for you to find. Here’s to a great year in 2018! How to Be a Perfect Woman…Not What You Would Expect Finding that peace of mind 15 Great Tips for Building a Better, Stronger… Continue reading Top Blog Posts from 2017

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Ten Things You May Not Know About Me and My Goals for 2018

Putting myself out there for the whole world to read is one thing when I write. However, willingly putting myself out there and offering up personal tidbits about myself is another. It is good for my readers know who is behind the articles and the posts. And it is good for me to keep it… Continue reading Ten Things You May Not Know About Me and My Goals for 2018

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Simple Saturdays: Finances, Christmas Gift Guide, Tired Moms, Money Saving Tips, and Much More

Celebrating Christmas The past few days we were able to celebrate Christmas with some family.  In lieu of receiving an overwhelming amount of Christmas gifts, my children received a Chocolate Lab from their grandparents. Our newest family member, Zuma, named after the Paw Patrol character is already so loved within our family. Our beloved dog,… Continue reading Simple Saturdays: Finances, Christmas Gift Guide, Tired Moms, Money Saving Tips, and Much More

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How to Create a Morning Routine for Your Child

Good Morning Sunshine Let’s face it, mornings can be rough. Not everybody is a morning person. Personally, I enjoy mornings and think that the earlier I am up is even better. However, it is not the same for everybody. For example, my twelve year old daughter is not a morning person at all. But because… Continue reading How to Create a Morning Routine for Your Child

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Teaching Your Children a Lesson By Allowing Them to Fail

Morning Routines Every morning my children follow the same routine.  Our routine allows my six children to move like a well-oiled machine as they get ready for school.  We have the routine nearly perfected and it works well for us. However, today our well-oiled machine was not running smoothly at all. Somebody must have forgotten to… Continue reading Teaching Your Children a Lesson By Allowing Them to Fail

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Prayer for Peace and Comfort

  I seek your face Lord amidst the busyness and noisiness of the day. In these dark, scary days of political strife, racial violence, and natural disasters I yearn for comfort . Instead of turmoil I seek true peace, Father,  a peace that transcends all understanding. My thoughts can be overwhelming, overpowering, and all-consuming. They… Continue reading Prayer for Peace and Comfort