Robin Russell

47 Added | 4 Magazines | 9 Likes | 20 Following | 9 Followers | @RobinRussel2017 | Jesus follower, wife, homeschool mom, transparently and honestly share my life out loud. I love traveling and spending time outdoors.

How Long Should Your Blog Articles Be? (With Word Counts for Every Industry)

Word count.It’s a topic that receives a lot of coverage these days.Bloggers and content marketers are always wondering what’s the ideal word count to …

Internet Marketing

Want to Escape Meeting Hell? Three rules for Shorter, Better, Higher-impact Meetings | Inc.com

Whether we're coming together at work or at home, or on behalf of boards, non-profits or clubs, we can all relate to the drudgery of meeting overload. Oftentimes it's less the meeting that's the problem than the sheer number of times we find ourselves in a rambling, inefficient assembly of …

Time Management

21 Of The Healthiest Summer Snack Recipes On Pinterest

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Part 1: What happened to Cabella's and IBM? - Russell's Adventures

In my desire to debunk the rumors I have heard since childhood and find out answers for myself, I decided to take some of them to the Albert Lea …

Part 2: Why didn't IBM & Cabella's come to Albert Lea? - Russell's Adventures

For years and years I have heard rumors about why IBM & Cabella’s did not come to Albert Lea. I heard “they” did not want us to grow, “they” are …

The One Minute Apology - Russell's Adventures

I am on a journey to honestly look at myself in the mirror. A year or two ago I was done looking at myself in the mirror or at least the wounds I had …

My purpose sets me free from failing my mission. - Russell's Adventures

The journey of figuring out what my purpose and mission are has felt like torment. I was terrified to figure out what they were because I was …

I didn't waste my life! - Russell's Adventures

In January of each year I pray about the ways the Lord wants to change my life. It can be something in the kitchen, I love learning new cooking and …

My purpose sets me free. - Russell's Adventures

I have been on a journey to discover my purpose, mission, gifts and talents. I was so afraid I had wasted my life and the grief at times felt …

Planning for Joyful Noise 2017 for the Whole Family! - Russell's Adventures

*We were given Joyful Noise Tickets to help facilitate our review. All thoughts and opinions are based on our experience, true and 100% our own.<p>We …

Leadership styles and parenting: Why you need more than one. - Russell's Adventures

Over the last two to three months I have been studying books written by Ken Blanchard. I have been implementing what he calls Situational Leadership …

How to begin restoring your relationship with your child. - Russell's Adventures

I have shared our story of working to build back our relationship with Maddie. Our circumstances combined with our parenting had wounded her heart. …

Want to Be More Productive? Banish These 11 Thoughts From Your Mind | Inc.com

Limiting beliefs manifest from specific life experiences, the media, your friends, your family and the conversations that you have which become your programming for how you see the world.<p>While I was listening to Bryan Teare's The Quarter Life Comeback podcast, his guest was artist, speaker, …

Entrepreneurship

Become a Better Listener by Taking Notes

Team dynamics can make or break a meeting. Have you ever been in a meeting where people interrupt each other, introduce new ideas when they should be building on the conversation, and repeat someone else’s point just to be heard? These communication issues waste time and energy, and usually lead to …

Management
Health Care

Why Lead Like Jesus model works!

LEAD LIKE JESUS with Ken Blanchard

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In animal kingdom, ants have perfected teamwork. Living in colonies of millions of ants, each ant has a clearly defined role that benefits the …

How do you choose multiple curriculums? - Russell's Adventures

Seven years ago when we began homeschooling I was overwhelmed with what curriculum to choose. I was even more baffled by the moms who were piecing …

We're all pretty sure we're screwing our kids up - Russell's Adventures

Every once in a while I tackle all the laundry and fold it all in one day, I have a beautiful meal on the table on time, the kids are bathed and …

When they begin to fly - Russell's Adventures

I am sitting in the auditorium while my girls wait for their turn to practice during the dress rehearsal for their winter dance recital. Their buns …

Five years later, does TJED work? - Russell's Adventures

We always knew we wanted to create a different learning environment for our kids than we had growing up. We wanted their education to be different …

Mentor your kids through a rough homeschool day, week or months. - Russell's Adventures

I don’t know what happens to our kid’s brains between Friday and Sunday. Whatever happens it is as if they have forgotten everything we have been …

My kid's attitudes are making me quit homeschooling. - Russell's Adventures

Our kids have chores they are required to do everyday. It doesn’t change unless they are sick, we have a field trip or circumstances come up we can’t …

Music changes the course of our family's minds - Russell's Adventures

Scripture tells us that Satan prowls around like a roaring lion seeking whom he will devour. We are given wisdom to put on our full armor of God so …

If my house looks like a tornado went through it, don't yell at me, ask me if I'm ok! - Russell's Adventures

When Mark and I got married eleven years ago we had pictures of what we thought marriage would like. He would get a job, work a 9-5, get paid and …

Mentor the millennials - Russell's Adventures

It seems every where we turn someone is exasperated by the millennial’s. Songs, poems and discussions on what to do have all been published. When I …

Is God still good when you still suffer - Russell's Adventures

I was molested when I was eight years old by someone who should have protected me. When I was twelve/thirteen I watched my mom suffer through …

When kids need to play - Russell's Adventures

There is a pattern I am noticing in my kids lately. I see it the most in Madeline which makes sense because she is three years older than the twins. …