Sprouted Blog

  • 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 ...
  • Legacy: Lessons From My Grandma Alice

    Last week (November 3, 2020) my sweet Grandma passed away at the age 94. She died peacefully in her sleep in her home, exactly how she wanted it. H...
  • Why There Isn't a Gratitude Section in Sprouted Planner

    Once upon a time, a girl named Feather (name changed to protect identity) had a vision to create a planner that was scientifically backed to improv...