Without goals, you’re aiming at nothing and hitting it each time. They give us each a target to aim at.

Whether we are business owners or busy moms of littles, having something to aim at is crucial. The best ones are based on what is most important to us and they help each of us to keep in mind what we hold most dear.

They should help us with a game plan as we journey through life, to help us get where we need to go in every area of our lives.

Goals Remind us What We’re Trying to Do

When I had five young children all under seven years old, my husband and I came up with some aims for our parenting endeavors. These helped remind us often what we were shooting for in how we raise our children. Today, now that those little ones are adults, I have new goals, but the principles remain the same.

Find out more in the posts below about setting and achieving goals in every season of life.

In pursuit of mastery in the coming year.

In Pursuit of Mastery

Every year for the last several years, I’ve prayed about and chosen a different word as my “theme” for the year. This year, 2018, the theme is Mastery. One reason for choosing mastery is that this has been something I’ve been working on in some areas in my life. I’m great at starting things, and …

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Don't Fear Failure

Embracing Failure

I’m sure that sounds like a strange thing, to suggest we should embrace failure. Well, maybe. I wouldn’t say we should try to fail, but we certainly shouldn’t fear it. Every time we fall short we can learn and grow if we get back up again. My own fear of messing up early in life …

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