College and Career Planning: Three Secrets to Success

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College and career planning starts young. Younger than you think! Start conversations in middle school. Continue them throughout high school, and really start to focus in on what your teen wants to do. Give advice. Find out more information. Work together to make a plan! Now is the perfect time to have these conversations:) Follow my blog with Bloglovin This post is written by a new friend that I have met in the blogging world, Loren Kelly. Turns out she is a Missouri girl, so I like her already! She is an expert on this topic. *This post may contain …

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Give Yourselves The 4:15 Gift

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Follow my blog with Bloglovin Hello friends, it’s time for some self-care! I just woke up from a long winter’s nap with you all on my mind.  I wanted to give you all a gift. Actually, I want you to give yourselves a gift, the gift of self care.  Here are the thoughts from my head on this cold winter’s evening. When I first wrote this post, it was over Christmas break. We are now experiencing an uncertain time, and self-care is even more important than ever! Stress is at an all-time high, and we need to refill our own …

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How To Say “No” To your Teenager

Are you exhausted from your whining, wheedling teenager? What is your teen wanting you to say “yes” to? It takes a lot of strength to say “no” in the face of major teen drama-and there will be drama if you use that BAD word. Stick to your guns, and just say no to your teen-they might thank you later! *This post may contain affiliate links.  This means, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a small commission if you click the link and make a purchase. Pin for later! Follow my blog with Bloglovin There are so many …

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