Goal-setting is simply taking the time to think about where we are, what needs to happen, what direction we are headed, what direction we should be headed, and how to move the planned way rather than drift.
It’s a thought-exercise that then influences our mindset, sets our intentions, and makes us aware of our calling and our situation.
Instead of SMART goals, let’s set REAL goals, goals that fit real life at home without trying to control others or control circumstances.
REAL goals are:
Yes, I just made that acronym up, but it contains what are, I think, essential elements of goals that will make a difference in a mom’s life without causing undo frustration or stress.
After all, if we set goals that don’t jive with real life, we’re only adding conflict, tension, and friction to our lives. Goals that work with, instead of against, our real lives should provide the jumpstart and the guidance system we need to stay focused in the midst of the muddle of everyday life.
Inside Simply Convivial Continuing Education you’ll not only learn how to make goals that fit with your real life, you’ll also receive the personal support you need to carry them out and make them happen.