An old acquaintance once posted on her social media something about horseshoes being better than circles. She was referencing another social media post, this one from Glennon Doyle, that reads, "If you are standing with other women in a circle and...
While you may not want to think about it, the fact is that very often women outlive their husbands. According to Women’s Institute for a Secure Retirement, 80% of men die married, but 80% of women die SINGLE. Some women...
This just in: The phrase “I’m exhausted,” is SO 2000. Today, moms have leveled up to “I’m dying,” then we just chuckle and carry on with our chaos. But it’s not funny. And moms aren’t really laughing. In fact, here's a little secret… We’re...
  Halloween is one of my favorite holidays! Halloween is a time to turn anything into whatever we want it to be, and this Halloween I want to be extra special and celebrate my kids' imagination! I want them to...
Everyone goes through seasons of their life when they need extra help. And, in an ideal world, when you are going through something difficult, your community and support system can surround you with love and support. I see this happen most...
We could all use a bit more calm, now and forever. I want to share some ways you can invite more calm into your home and make mindfulness a habit for your family.  What is mindfulness? Mindfulness means focusing on...
I am convinced that a solution to the majority of the challenges we, as moms, face can be found in one simple act - reading a book.  Have a fussy two-year-old who won't listen to you? Read her a book.  Have...
Tired of feeling like Paul Bunyan every Autumn? Well, look no further. With my 4 flannel fixes, you’ll be singing #Fallelujah all the way to the apple orchard. 1. “Soccer Mom Savvy” Bloated from binging on chips last night? Who cares when you can...
If you're like me, you've experienced moments of pure joy, extreme sadness, and basically every other emotion in between, sometimes all within the same day throughout this pandemic parenting period. (My sister refers to this as the "coronacoaster".) Back in...
The Olympics are different than any other sporting event - and in my very strong opinion, they are much more special. Only held every four years, there is no "maybe next year" attitude. The athletes who compete in the...
I think we can all agree on how important reading is for our kids, but how do busy moms find the time to read more? Try some of these tips and tricks to boost your reading time. D.E.A.R. Do you remember...
Do you remember the beginning of social media? I do. I remember thinking, "This is so amazing! I can keep up with all my friends and family even from afar! What a great way to nurture my friendships!" Okay, that...

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