Planning and goal-setting can propel us productive mamas toward our goals in extraordinary ways, but left unchecked, even the best planner can get wrapped up in “doing,” and forget to rest.

Listen in on how planning can work for or against you, and the one thing you really need to schedule into your day.

Articles Mentioned in this Episode

I Need You to Struggle: Practicing Perseverance

Home on Purpose: Becoming More Intentional With Our Stuff

How to Read a Book When You’re Already So Busy

The Overcommitted Family

What Happens When You Say No

Books Mentioned in this Episode

Made Like Martha: Good News for the Woman Who Gets Things Done

Having a Martha Home the Mary Way: 31 Days to a Clean House and a Satisfied Soul

Bible Verses Referenced

1 Corinthians 1:10 – 1:21

Ephesians 4:1-16

Luke 10:38-42 (Martha & Mary)

Proverbs 3:5-6

Proverbs 16:3,9

Productivity Tools Mentioned

Gmail Calendar


The Happy Planner


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By |2018-05-16T03:49:32+00:00May 16th, 2018|Podcast|1 Comment

About the Author:

Jennifer Bryant is the wife of a good man and mother of two precious kids. Her favorite things include, reading, organizing, blogging, singing with her kids, laughing out loud with her husband, and making food for people. She lives in Honolulu, Hawaii and dreams of taking her family on marvelous adventures across the globe. In the meantime, she blogs about life and family, and encourages others to build practical skills for healthy communication, simple living, and discover their awesomeness. Read more of her posts on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Pinterest.

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