Sprouted Blog

  • 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...
  • COVID Reflections and Intentions

    There are 3 major themes to the Sprouted Planner: intention, reflection, and simplicity. Today I am focusing on both reflection and intention in this season of COVID, using 5 prompts. 
  • Strong Relationships: Home Team

    Have you heard of Jen Hatmaker? She’s an author, podcast host, speaker, and blah blah blah. I’m a hardcore fan girl of hers. Here we are being best...
  • Showing up for Q4 2020

     Tomorrow is October 1st. It begins the last quarter of this year. It's also my sister's birthday (Happy Birthday, Jen). But I digress.  Quarters h...
  • Where were you when the world stopped turning on that September day?

    Last Friday was the 19th anniversary of 9/11. The day was marked by people and businesses acknowledging and reflecting on what that day meant for ...
  • Welcome

    Welcome to Sprouted Planner! ALL are welcome here.  I am beyond thrilled you are here, and I'll work hard to make sure you feel the same.  The visi...