A year of SLOW. Does it sound as good to you as it does to me? I came upon my word of the year earlier than normal. The entire fall was busy for us here at Townsend House. There were a lot of activities, a lot of time in the car, and a lot of stress because of that. I knew that I wanted to get back to basics. However, what really solidified my choice in the … [Read more...] about A Year of Slow – Leaning into What Matters Most
Choosing a word of the year is something I started doing almost a decade ago. And starting this new year, (and new decade!) will be no different. My 2020 Word of the Year is SLOW. Why you Need a 2020 Word of the Year It is very simple – your 2020 word of the year will be your guide over the next 12 months. When I first started thinking about a word to guide the … [Read more...] about 2020 Word of the Year – The Choice is Yours!
In order to cultivate simplicity in your home & homeschool. you need to set goals. Today I am going to share with you the 2020 PowerSheets. The PowerSheets have been a lifesaver for me and goal setting. It is a tool that you will want to use as you get ready for a new year, personally, professionally, and most definitely as a homeschooler. https://youtu.be/MdMYvUlvzCk The 2020 … [Read more...] about 2020 PowerSheets Goal Planner
If you saw my last post, you know that my word of the year is wellness. After I settled on that word, I realized that wellness in homeschool is also a big reason why I chose it! Wellness in homeschool. It sounds great, doesn't it? You want your homeschool to be harmonious and your kids to be thriving. Wellness in homeschool is a great way to categorize and frame all the different aspects and … [Read more...] about How to use Wellness as a Guide for Your Homeschool
Fun Fact: I started using a word of the year to guide my goal planning way back in 2013. I actually had to go dig through the archives to see. That is a benefit to blogging for as long as I have! In that post I said "can we make February 1st the new January 1st?" Even back then I was moving slowly into the New Year. Nothing has changed. Here I am, still slowly working my way through goal … [Read more...] about Word of the Year and Living Your Best Life
There are affiliate links in this post. Thank you for supporting Townsend House! The week between Christmas and New Year’s is always one of my favorites. The busyness is over, the rest begins, and the light increases each day. It is also an amazing time to reflect, to plan ahead, to dream, to iron out “what’s next” in your life. We all put a lot of stock into the fact that … [Read more...] about January 1st is just another date on the Calendar