20 Journaling Prompts to Help You Dream Big

Are you struggling to dream about your future? If so, you aren't alone! In fact, I see this as a common struggle for many women. This inability to dream big is usually because of unfulfilled dreams in the past, disappointments, or putting others' needs before your own. And, once you've forgotten how to dream or squelched that desire, it can be hard to begin dreaming again.Thankfully you can learn to dream again! My favorite way to dream is by spending time with God and journaling. Here are 20 journaling prompts to help you begin to dream big.As a child, what did I dream of doing? As I look back on my life, what lessons have had the greatest impact? What advice would I give my 20-year-old self? How do I want to feel? … [Read more...]

Monthly Meal Planning System

I want to be efficient with my time! So, a major focus for this quarter has been creating good systems that allow me to make the most of my time.One area where I needed a new system was with my meal planning. We previously did our meal planning weekly, but I always found myself STUCK because I couldn’t figure out what to make each week. I felt like we were in the same pattern, eating the same thing week after week. So, I started thinking about a different way to do our meal planning. And, I created the perfect system for us...a monthly meal planning system! Here’s how it works: #1: Create Daily Dinner Themes Identify a type of meal or meat that you’d like to have each day of the week. Here’s what we decided on:Monday – Soup (or … [Read more...]

3 Simple Questions to Transform Your Marriage

My husband and I are passionate about having a great marriage! So, we make a lot of intentional decisions to invest in one another and our relationship. After a season of feeling a little disconnected from one another, we decided to create an end of the evening routine that would allow us to intentionally connect. It's nothing complicated, just 3 questions that we ask each other as we get in bed each night.What was the best part of your day? How did I make you feel loved today? What can I do better? (this is specific to our marriage/family)It's just 3 simple questions that are having a powerful impact on our marriage. It's amazing how much more connected we feel because we're having this intentional time to connect each … [Read more...]

10 End of the Year Reflection Questions

This is my FAVORITE time of the year! I love the preparation leading up to the new year. In many ways, it feels like a blank slate and an opportunity to get a fresh start.This is the perfect time to reflect on the past year and get ready for the new year.  Here are ten end of the year reflection questions to help you prepare for the new year.What are you most proud of from 2017? What lessons did you learn in 2017? How did you grow in 2017? Who invested in you in 2017? (This is the perfect time to write them a thank you note!) Is everything that you focused on in 2017 getting you closer to your big goal or dream? What are you going to do differently in 2018 than in 2017? If you had an extra $1,000 to invest in … [Read more...]

Video #8: Where to go from here?

Welcome to our Online Training: How to Create a Life You Love! Our iBloom Team is sooo excited to spend the month teaching you our step-by-step process for creating a life you love. This is our last video and I'm showing you where you go from here.Video #8: Where to go from here?It's now time to implement everything you've learned and the BEST way I know to help you do that is through our iBloom Planner. In fact, I want to gift it to you for the month of August, so you can try it out for yourself. You can sign-up for it here: http://ibloom.co/free-ibloom-planner/After you sign-up for the free month, you'll receive 4 daily emails with videos from me where I'll teach you how to maximize the planner for your life {and … [Read more...]