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Favorite DIY Projects of 2016

We are sharing some of our favorite DIY projects from the past year here on Alice & Lois. We rounded up our reader favorites and more!

Making Choices Financial Literacy Leaf Badge

This past week, in preparation for our cookie season, we focused on the Making Choices leaf for our Girl Scout daisies. We had a three station set up (small groups and station rotation works best for our large troop) Station 1: Cookie booth pricing guides and practice with monopoly money. Each of the girls had an opportunity to fill in the cookie pricing guide together. They used monopoly money to help them count and determine the prices. After the meeting I laminated the pricing…

Forgiveness is the choice to see people as they are now. When we're mad at people we're angry because of something they said or did before this moment. By letting go of the past, we make room for miracles to replace our grievances. #Foregiveness #MindfulInspiration

This is the most difficult thing to explain to people who don't understand cPTSD/PTSD. We may work hard all our lives to let go and heal but the trauma is being held in our bodies by our bodies. Our bodies are calling the shots and will heal and release the trauma when the time is right.

another visual activity easy to share and make with kids. You could do more in depth work with this initial tool: Life stories. Ref. Social work, therapy, transition from fostering to leaving care or adoption.

For the past few weeks, I've been working on some NEW goodies which feature in our upcoming Occasions Catalogue. All of these pr...

Today Make The Damn Space Issue 04 of the monthly digital magazine The Unmistakable Effect (by the insanely talented @sianricho) is here! I've had the honour of contributing to the magazine with my article titled "How to Stop Standing In Your Own Way". It's about letting go of ghosts clearing out the mind releasing resentment harnessing creativity as well as learning your lessons (and unlearning your patterns). Here is a little preview: "Making the space is like tending to a garden. If we…

Truth we can vision board write our goals out and wish for our dream life body and bank account all we want but until we get in to massive action and WORK for the above nothing will happen. December is a time for rest and reflection sure but it's also a month I have the past 2 years been firing up in this month so I can start each new year as strong and intentional as the year before. It's all a choice - we can wish for it or work for it but I know which choice should win out everytime…