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June 17, 2015

The Best Advice I've Ever Received

Some advice just sticks with you...and makes a difference in the way you go about your days. Over the years, I have had some incredible people pour in to my life, and many of them have spoken simple words that have made all the difference.

Today, I am sharing some The Best Advice I've Ever Received:

The Best Advice

On Dating: 
"It's better to not have what you want than to have what you don't want."

On Marriage: 
"Don't worry about how your husband folds the towels. Just be glad you didn't have to fold them."

On Teaching: 
"Prioritize. Then prioritize. Then reprioritize all of that."

On Moving: 
"Eat the elephant one bite at a time."

On Motherhood: 
Go with your gut. & Stay off the Internet. 

On Potty-training: 
"How many 16-year olds do you know who still wet their pants?"

On Toddlers:
When they're tired, don't fight with them. Put them to bed.

On Pre-schoolers:
When they're tired, don't fight with them. Put them to bed.

On Children:
When they're tired, don't fight with them. Put them to bed.

On Teenagers:
When they're tired, don't fight with them. Put them to bed.
*smile*

On Maintaining an Organized Space: 
"If you want a cleaner space, have a less stuff." & Have a place for the stuff you choose to keep.

On Home-Management: 
Have at least one flat space that you focus on keeping clear. 

On Stuff:
Less is more.

On Life:
God gives us what we need for the moment...for each day...try to keep from living in the future.

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