Should You Be the Meanest Mommy on the Block?

Should You Be the Meanest Mommy on the Block?

“Peaceful parenting” sounds wonderful, until you realize that your five-year-old is using the couch as a trampoline and your toddler is smearing mud around the kitchen. That discipline style would never work in your house… or could it? Learn the difference between peaceful, authoritarian, and permissive parenting and when you should use them.

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How to Make Your Time Match Your Values

How to Make Your Time Match Your Values

If your priorities and how you’re spending your time don’t align, it can feel like you’re a hamster running around and around a wheel. You may feel like you’re constantly wading through life and never getting ahead. While some things will never go away (laundry, dishes, scrubbing spaghetti off the floor….all those things you just love to do), you’ll feel better about yourself (and your life) if you get a handle on matching your time to your values.

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Welcome to Tickling the Wheat

Welcome to Tickling the Wheat

Have you ever stopped to smell the roses? In my family, we spend time “tickling the wheat.”

Hi! I’m Alison. On Tickling the Wheat, I share strategies for a simple life because parenting, finances, and everyday life should be stress-free and simple. Join in and let’s pursue the simple life together!

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Welcome to Tickling the Wheat! Take some time to stop and smell the roses (or “tickle the wheat,” as we say)!

Parenting Should Be Fun

Be the kind of parent you want to be (and the kind your kids need you to be)

Simplify Your Finances

Learn how to stop stressing about your family’s finances

Live The Simple Life

Even if you don’t drive a combine to work, life can be simple. Learn how to simplify your life

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