Personal Development

The Importance of Emotional Intelligence

“I’m sorry.” She said, “I’m not actually mad at you. I’m mad at other situations, and you just happened to get caught up in the middle of it.”  I’ve heard that sentence, or something like it, too many times. The frustrating thing for me is that it doesn’t have to be a problem. “Emotional… Continue reading The Importance of Emotional Intelligence

Mini-Post

Mini-Post: GoalGetting vs. Striving for Perfection

A few weeks into starting the planning process for this blog, I attended a bible study with some very wise women. We were discussing how much pressure we all feel to strive for constant perfection. There’s so much content out there on social media that encourages us to be perfect in appearance, in parenting, in… Continue reading Mini-Post: GoalGetting vs. Striving for Perfection

Discipline, Personal Development

2018 Goals

You might have guessed that with the title “GoalGetter,” I like setting and achieving goals. If so, you guessed correctly. I want to share these goals with you, and then check in on them later in the year and see how I’m doing!    I set goals in the following areas: Financial, physical, knowledge/intellectual,… Continue reading 2018 Goals