160. 5 Things I Do Every Morning (Part 2)
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“What does your morning routine look like right now?” “How are you able to fit in the 5 things you do every morning?”
We got a number of questions and followup responses to the episode we recorded recently on 5 Things I Do Every Morning, so we did a followup episode this week answering your questions and sharing more details on what our morning routine looks like right now.
Also on today’s episode, I talk about my mixed feelings on a book I finished, Jesse shares about something that he did this past week that really impressed me, and I share about something we’ve been using for Baby D that has been so helpful!
In This Episode
[00:34] – Welcome to another episode of The Crystal Paine Show.
[01:25] – What dates look like sometimes at this season of life.
[02:54] – Today we are talking about mornings and some follow up questions from a previous podcast episode.
[03:33] – I just finished a book that kind of goes along with today’s topic.
[06:09] – I don’t need the motivation to get more done, I need the reminders to slow down.
[07:02] – Jesse did something this past week that really impressed me.
[09:44] – It just reminds you of how much we have to be grateful for.
[10:38] – I share what has been saving my life.
[12:27] – Little things sometimes, that can make a big difference.
[15:45] – Let’s talk about what our mornings look like.
[16:50] – We have had many different renditions, and just get creative every season.
[18:18] – Jesse suggests habit stacking to help set up your routine.
[21:46] – But what does it actually look like?
[23:42] – It helps that we do this divide and conquer thing.
[24:38] – Your nights can set your days up for so much success. A successful day begins the night before.
[25:20] – Jesse shares explains why I consider sleeping in until about 6:45 in the morning.
[28:20] – This is an easy season for us, but you have to make it work for whatever season you are in.
Links & Resources
- Win The Day by Mark Batterson
- Beneath the Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan
- Special Mentions
- 5 Things I Do Every Morning
- Pre-Spoon: NumNum or Nuk
- Libby/Overdrive, free public library app
- Other Links
- Love-Centered Parenting
- 10 Days to Be a Happier Mom
- Sign up for the Hot Deals Email List
- My Instagram account (I’d love for you to follow me there! I usually hop on at least a few times per day and share behind-the-scenes photos and videos, my grocery store hauls, funny stories, or just anything I’m pondering or would like your advice or feedback on!)
- Have feedback on the show or suggestions for future episodes or topics? Send me an email: crystal @ moneysavingmom.com
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