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Welcome to my weekly replace publish the place I share my weekly objectives every week. These objectives are primarily based (considerably) on my yearly objectives for 2021, with some extras thrown in relying upon the week and what different short-term objectives I’ve.

But first, just a little peek into final week…

We’ve been engaged on decluttering the kitchen this previous week. We had a candy helper whereas we had been working! 🙂

Caring for 2 infants means we’ve a lot of various kinds of bottles and bottle paraphernalia! We went by way of the whole lot and obtained rid of some issues after which put away a whole lot of the bottles/stuff to avoid wasting for when we’ve one other child foster care placement.

We additionally went by way of all the mugs/tumblers. How do we’ve so lots of them??

Ah! The mug cabinet can breathe once more. (By the best way, in the event you want amusing, this image created fairly a stir on Instagram. You can learn all about it right here.)

And this cabinet appears so a lot better, too!

This lady brings a lot pleasure into our house. She simply loves life and has the sweetest persona. I simply can’t even describe what a present she is to our house. It humbles and strikes me virtually each time I take a look at her to assume what a very sudden miracle she is.

I additionally went by way of the pantry, too.

From My Heart…

“This was the worst garbage. I picked this up as an audiobook to listen to. Her voice is exceptionally annoying.”

This was one in all many comparable opinions of my second e-book. While there have been a lot of variety opinions, all I might hear was that I mustn’t ever narrate an audiobook once more as a result of my nasally voice irritated folks. I used to be embarrassed that I had ever thought-about doing it myself.

So guess what I did? I advised my publishers that I didn’t need to narrate my third e-book and so they employed knowledgeable voice artist to file it.

Over the previous 5+ years since my third e-book got here out, God has performed a whole lot of life-altering work in my coronary heart. He’s helped me to cease residing my life to please, appease, and carry out for others. He’s taught me that I don’t have to chase after the approval or affirmation of others. That I don’t want 5-star opinions or glowing accolades to be sufficient.

I’m sufficient in Him. He loves me for precisely who I’m due to Whose I’m. And I can stand assured in Christ and dwell as cherished, as a result of I’m already pre-approved by Him.

And that’s why I ended letting unfavourable opinions stifle me in insecurity. Maybe my voice isn’t skilled voice actor degree, however I’m not going to let that maintain me again from sharing the message God has laid on my coronary heart by way of dwell video, Instagram story, and podcasts.

I need to enhance and develop and work on honing my craft, however I’m not going to take a seat round and wait till I can please everybody to indicate up on video and podcasts. Because if I wait till I can please everybody, I’ll be ready the remainder of my life.

Last week, I had the privilege of recording the audiobook for my soon-to-be-released e-book, Love-Centered Parenting. As I spent hours behind this mic, I felt such quiet confidence, ardour, and pleasure for this message… and such gratitude that I now not must dwell in worry of what others will assume. I’m cherished by my Heavenly Father and that’s sufficient. Period.

And now onto the objectives replace…

Last Week’s Goals

Personal Goals

1. Log 8,000 steps/day = 56,000 steps for the week.

2. Finish 3 books: The Water Keeper, The Things We Cannot Say, and Made Like Martha.

3. Fill out my behavior tracker daily.

Home/Family Goals

4. Read 10 pages of A Boy’s War as a household. Read 5 chapters of The Trumpet of the Swan to Kierstyn.

5. Whole House Clean Out areas to undergo/manage/declutter: Pantry, underneath kitchen sink space, drawers in kitchen.

Work/Blog Goals

6. Run the dwell teaching occasion for the 10 Days to Be a Happier Mom group.

7. Write a publish on the books I’ve learn to this point in January.

8. Record 8 hours of the audiobook narration for my new e-book.

Fun Goals

9. Have a household recreation evening.

10. Do a craft challenge.

This Week’s Goals

Personal Goals

1. Log 8,000 steps/day = 56,000 steps for the week.

2. Finish 3 books: Mama Bear Apologetics, Secrets of a Charmed Life, and Keep the Doors Open.

3. Fill out my behavior tracker daily.

Home/Family Goals

4. Read 10 pages of A Boy’s War as a household. Read 5 chapters of The Trumpet of the Swan to Kierstyn.

5. Whole House Clean Out areas to undergo/manage/declutter: Storage room in basement.

Work/Blog Goals

6. Finish a Q&A article I used to be requested to do for {a magazine} function.

7. Get obtain web page arrange for the appendix of the e-book.

8. Work on define/particulars for Yell Less, Love More Challenge for February.

Fun Goals

9. At house date evening with Jesse.

10. Do a craft challenge.

Did you accomplish any of your objectives final week? Let us know within the feedback so we are able to have a good time with you!