How to Create Space for You in Your Hectic Life: Interview with a Mom | Part 4: Creating Space for You to Be YOU series | Summer Seedlings: This is just the beginning... | Acorn * Oak * Forest

How to Create Space for You in Your Hectic Life

Sometimes I like to (try to) put myself in your shoes. You, the reader. When I’m wearing your shoes, I’m a little skeptical about how to create space for you. In your shoes, I might be thinking: “It’s great for you to talk about creating space for yourself, Monica. You’re married, without children. What do … Read more

What to Pack for Your Journey of Small Steps: One Vital Thing | A blog post from Acorn * Oak * Forest

What to Pack for Your Journey of Small Steps: One Vital Thing

There’s an old metaphor for creative writers that goes like this. We’re taking the reader on a journey. The story is like a backpack that the writer packs for the reader’s trip. If the writer loads the bag with too much stuff, where’s it’s busting at the seams, details are hanging out and dangling from … Read more

Small Steps to Big Success: An Interview with Author, Jenny Watson | Acorn * Oak * Forest

Small Steps to Big Success: An Interview with Author, Jenny Watson

In the last two weeks, I’ve written about how to break down our goals into small oh-so-doable steps and how to plot out our first few steps toward a big goal. That’s all been theory, encouraging you to take action. Today, though, I got the chance to interview author, Jenny Watson, about how she put it into … Read more