Back in the freezing cold “studio” the ladies ponder what it looks like to live a life well balanced. Ashley talks about managing the safety of her children while sailing. Laurel falls back on her experiences as a foster parents and give practical tips on keeping your sanity. Hint, you don’t have to give up surfing if you have kids.
Post Session Notes
-Can one surf too much??
-Ease up on the surf camera and the weather reports.
-The key to the pop up!
-How we keep our kids from falling overboard.
Injustice of the Week, Week, Week
-The words people use to much and totally misuse. We’ll give you one…wheel house.
-How we maintain balance everyday vs. big picture.
-The Chapmans sail away to gain perspective and reduce the influences of a broken world.
-Protecting our kids but living in a bubble. There’s got to be balance.
-Design your priorities and live accordingly.
-Laurel and Don’s experiences fostering children: straight to boiling water!
-Early bedtime for kids.
-Protect your marriage from roommate-ness. Date night!
-Take turns surfing.
-Accomplishing a major goal requires full support/investment of your partner. Thanks Ren for stepping up last Spring.
-When to say “no”
-Trust God, not yourself.
-What “crown you with success” really means.
-Finding balance first in scripture.
-Laurel gets her face out of the screen