Rebekah Keizer

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Making Peace: Navigating Tension Spots at the Holiday Dinner Table

Every year I love watching “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation.” It Makes Me Laugh Every Single Time! There are so many cringe worthy moments in the movie. These moments are tension spots where they are trying to work around everyone’s idiosyncrasies. In the movie, they are funny but in real life…not so much. In real life, everyone’s idiosyncracies can be tension […]


Balance: It’s Not What You Think

If I close my eyes and think about about life balance, the image of me standing with several balls juggling them up in the air keeping them moving comes to mind.  And that song, you know the clown song that plays when a clown is juggling comes into my head. Ya -da-dada- dada-dad-dad-da-da… You get the point. Each ball represents […]

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Self-Care in 15 Minutes or Less

It’s hard to make myself a priority. I seem to be doing ok. I know I should make more of an effort but other things absorb all my time. I think I will have time but then some emergency comes up. I am so drained I don’t know what I need right now. I know what I should do, but […]

Using the Glorious Marble with Your Kids

This is a little bit off from my usual blog post, but I wanted to share something that has been very successful for us. Around the time my daughters were 3, 6, and 9, I was looking for something to help them understand the idea of earning and spending. And I was also looking for something that give us another […]