Category: Define Your Time

Nicole Carpenter Interviews with Matt Townsend Show

I remember last year I heard Matt Townsend speak at a parenting conference and I laughed so hard my sides hurt! So you can imagine how excited I was when his staff reached out to me and invited me to be a guest on his radio show, the Matt Townsend Show on BYUradio, SiriusXM radio. That time came last week! We talked about one of my recent articles, 12 Productivity Tips for Work-at-home Parents. I had such a great time and hope what we talked about might be helpful. Click the play image below to give it a listen...

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Time Hacks: 10 ways to find an extra hour each day

What would you do with an extra hour each day? Over 280 women answered that question a few month ago during a MOMentity giveaway on Instagram. Surprisingly, there was an overwhelming consensus on the same seven responses. Sleep was the No. 1 answer these women gave — and the statement was usually followed by exclamation marks. It’s obvious we are living in a sleep-deprived world, struggling to run at full steam without enough fuel. We are mothers around the clock, leaving no time for rest. The next top answer centered around the need for creativity. If given extra time, these...

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10 tricks to staying productive (even with little kids)

Time does not discriminate, nor does it offer anyone favors. We all have an equal 24 hours each day and we get to control how we spend that time. Whether you are an employee, work-at-home parent, community volunteer or stay-at-home mother, it can be very tricky to get things done, especially with children at your feet. C.S. Lewis states it best: “The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.” Here are 10 tricks you can implement to get more done each day and make the most...

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