May 19, 2020

Cultivate Legacy: How to Make a Quarantine Scrapbook

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If you have kids who are old enough to be aware that we’re in the middle of a global pandemic, navigating and shepherding their emotions and questions adds another whole layer to your family’s experience of COVID-19. It can feel defeating—will they grow up anxious? Are they being permanently harmed by this? I have really good news for you today, friends. Research has shown that exactly the opposite is true, if you’re able to frame this current challenge in the…

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May 14, 2020

Cultivate Legacy: How to Make a Legacy Journal

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They did this. They lived through a pandemic, and went on to live meaningful lives after! Oh how I would love to hear their first-hand encouragement as people who have been in our shoes. I wish I could call them right now! I want to gather their strength. Soak in their wisdom. Feel their faith and have them build up mine.Get a good talkin-to when I need it : )And hear their stories to give courage to my own. Grandpa…

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May 13, 2020

The NEW Homeschool Planner Pre-Order is Here!

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I never thought I’d see the day, but suddenly, almost every one of my mama friends is in the same homeschool boat with me—at least temporarily! School closures due to COVID-19 have upended many-a-plan this spring and beyond. While I’d never wish these circumstances on any of us, it’s been a joy to field questions from friends and offer a few tips and suggestions from our last few years together at home. Whether you’re leading your kiddos’ education at home…

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May 11, 2020

Cultivate Legacy: Using Your PowerSheets to Plant Legacy

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My ears used to turn off when I heard the word “legacy.” Growing a legacy seemed too big a task—one in which I already felt behind! I’ve made too many mistakes, I thought, and there have been too many twists in my path for it to add up to anything good anytime soon. I wanted my life to matter, and to do something good in this world, but my life felt more like a mess that needed cleaning up before…

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May 8, 2020

Why We Created the Girls Goal Planner (Behind-the-Scenes!)

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The simplest answer: you asked for it… and we wanted it for our girls, too! We often hear from the Cultivate community, “I wish I had learned these things when I was younger—it would have saved me so much wasted time!” I’m right there with you! The power of little-by-little progress, prioritizing relationships over achievement, and the importance of pointing your actions toward a bigger-picture vision for your life? Yes, I wish I’d learned those lessons earlier in life, too!…

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