Excerpt from Life is Too Short Series: "The Motivator"

[The following is an excerpt from Life is Too Short for One Hair Color, by Connie Sokol. See purchase links below.]

“Don’t underestimate your kids. It has been said if they can read they can do laundry, and I confirmed the truth of this adage when my seven-year-old wanted a Tonka Construction set. It was all he could talk about, think about, tantrum about. After he got a playground goose egg to the forehead I checked him out of school and like a dutiful mother had him lay down to re ...

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Excerpt from Life is Too Short Series: “The Motivator”

[The following is an excerpt from Life is Too Short for One Hair Color, by Connie Sokol. See purchase links below.]

“Don’t underestimate your kids. It has been said if they can read they can do laundry, and I confirmed the truth of this adage when my seven-year-old wanted a Tonka Construction set. It was all he could talk about, think about, tantrum about. After he got a playground goose egg to the forehead I checked him out of school and like a dutiful mother had him lay down to re ...

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Excerpt from Life is Too Short Series: "The Power of Key Words" + KSL Segments

[The following is an excerpt from Life is Too Short For One Hair Color, by Connie Sokol. Purchase links below.]

“Each of my four children was born with abnormal hearing. Through exhaustive research I have discovered that they are afflicted with what I call SDRS, or Selective Dog-Like Response Systems. Similar to Pavlovian responses, though more sophisticated, my children hear entire conversations but only respond to particular words. For example, I will clearly say, “Boys, please pic ...

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Excerpt from Life is Too Short Series: “The Power of Key Words” + KSL Segments

[The following is an excerpt from Life is Too Short For One Hair Color, by Connie Sokol. Purchase links below.]

“Each of my four children was born with abnormal hearing. Through exhaustive research I have discovered that they are afflicted with what I call SDRS, or Selective Dog-Like Response Systems. Similar to Pavlovian responses, though more sophisticated, my children hear entire conversations but only respond to particular words.

For example, I will clearly say, “Boys, ple ...

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Excerpt from Motherhood Matters: "Spiritual Anchor in the Home"

[The following is an excerpt from Motherhood Matters: Joyful Reminders of the Divinity, Reality, and Rewards of Motherhood, by Connie Sokol. Purchase links below]

“You are likely the first and most powerful spiritual example for your children. Every righteous prayer, every patient fast, every page of scripture puts spiritual coins in you and your family’s bank account and helps create a spiritual anchor in the home. Personal revelation is an individual spiritual gift that all worthy ...

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Excerpt from Motherhood Matters: “Spiritual Anchor in the Home”

[The following is an excerpt from Motherhood Matters: Joyful Reminders of the Divinity, Reality, and Rewards of Motherhood, by Connie Sokol. Purchase links below]

“You are likely the first and most powerful spiritual example for your children. Every righteous prayer, every patient fast, every page of scripture puts spiritual coins in you and your family’s bank account and helps create a spiritual anchor in the home.

Personal revelation is an individual spiritual gift that all ...

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Excerpt from Faithful, Fit and Fabulous: "How to Energize to Lose Weight!"

[The following is an excerpt from Faithful, Fit, and Fabulous. Purchase links are below.]

“1. Rest. When I experienced adrenal fatigue, I had been work­ing out six days a week, forty-five to sixty minutes a session. Finally thrilled to be consistent, I now had to force myself not to exercise in order to heal (the irony of it all). Working out wasn’t helping my exhausted body. However, as I enjoyed consistent, quality rest, my energy improved to neutral, then increased. Steadily. So h ...

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Excerpt from Faithful, Fit and Fabulous: “How to Energize to Lose Weight!”

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“1. Rest. When I experienced adrenal fatigue, I had been work­ing out six days a week, forty-five to sixty minutes a session. Finally thrilled to be consistent, I now had to force myself not to exercise in order to heal (the irony of it all). Working out wasn’t helping my exhausted body. However, as I enjoyed consistent, quality rest, my energy improved to neutral, then increased. Steadily. So h ...

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Excerpt from Motherhood Matters: "Living a Beautiful Life"

[The following is an excerpt from Motherhood Matters, by Connie Sokol. Purchase links found below]

“Playdough is scattered all over the counter. Bikes are strewn in the driveway, hopscotch drawings and bits of colored chalk litter the yard. All are joyful evidences that you are a mother. And, you can still live an aesthetically beautiful life. Treasure the small beauties and things that are lovely, praiseworthy or of good report. Use the nice dishes. Buy a small pot of flowers for your ...

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Excerpt from Motherhood Matters: “Living a Beautiful Life”

[The following is an excerpt from Motherhood Matters, by Connie Sokol. Purchase links found below]

“Playdough is scattered all over the counter. Bikes are strewn in the driveway, hopscotch drawings and bits of colored chalk litter the yard. All are joyful evidences that you are a mother.

And, you can still live an aesthetically beautiful life.

Treasure the small beauties and things that are lovely, praiseworthy or of good report. Use the nice dishes. Buy a small pot of fl ...

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“Be realistic, be wise, and remember that goals are not to inhibit our quality of life but to improve it.

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