Sprouted Blog

  • Planning the Holidays With Purpose

    The holidays, man. They are a whole thing.  I don’t feel recovered from the holidays until just before the next holiday season. Can you relate? The...
  • Introducing the 2022 Planners & Accessories

    It's been a little over a year since I initially launched Sprouted Planner into the world.  I created these planners out of a need for something di...
  • Your Home Team Relationships & How to Nurture Them

    If you google anything about ‘relationships’ you’ll get all the hits about the romantic ones.  I even went incognito mode to test this out, and it ...
  • Keeping It Simple

    “I know it’s going to be hard, but at least it won’t be so complicated. Simple and easy are not the same thing.”  When I was working at my big co...
  • The 5-30-60 Rule of Reflecting

    The 4 reasons why reflecting is important. The 5-30-60 timing rule of reflecting. Reflecting was a crucial turning point to a painful problem. It allowed me to take a step back and examine it from a critical lens, instead of a purely emotional one. It gave me a plan moving forward. And it ultimately made my relationship better. Sprouted Planner has dedicated reflecting areas to make reflecting an easier habit.
  • How to Live An Intentional Life Through Planning

    I talk a bunch about intention. The entire planner is devoted to the theme of intention. So yeah, I like it a lot. But have you really thought abou...
  • The Intention of Adding Joy

    I’d waited a whole year to experience this again. My mouth was already watering in anticipation. This time, I got to bring Gracy girl - my 5 year ...
  • How to Plan Your Day

    I used to have a job.  That job used Outlook for our email and calendar system. The first thing I did upon arrival in the morning was look at my ca...
  • How to Plan Your Week

      The dreaded Monday morning has arrived. You’re determined to start the week out organized, but you’re frozen to start. The blank boxes and lines...
  • Planners for Newcomers

    Are you new to the world of planners? Are you looking to expand your knowledge beyond the Target section? Even if you've been a planner fan for a l...
  • Shut Off Your Mind & Start

    The year was 2018 and my dad was officially on home hospice for his progression of ALS. I was working full time, had a freshly turned 2 year old, ...
  • Shopping with Intention

    Captain obvious here to point out that holiday shopping is going to look very different this year.  For a variety of reasons, I have shucked down ...