Staying Merry All Season Long

Staying Merry All Season Long

With so much on our plates as moms, sometimes it’s a challenge staying merry all season long. From all the gift preparations the holidays bring to the baking, from housecleaning to traveling and the list goes on and on. Basically, extreme busyness usually accompanies this season and busyness can easily lead to stress. If you […]

An Honest Q&A To My Daughter About The Reality of Motherhood

An Honest Q&A To My Daughter About The Reality of Motherhood

I’m a mother of two young girls and I want them to know the reality of motherhood. So often, we don’t know the truths about being a mother until we’re in the midst of motherhood, trying to survive. I know that as the years pass and I move out of this season of being a young […]

Replace Worry With Faith

Replace Worry With Faith

Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own. – Matthew 6:34 Wow, do these words ring true to me today. Isn’t it awesome how in times of trouble, stress or worry, God reveals Himself to us and comforts us. I opened my email […]

The Waiting Is The Hardest Part…

The Waiting Is The Hardest Part…

Lately, I’ve had to really work on my patience. For one, I’m nearing the end of my pregnancy and very anxious for baby #2 to arrive. Secondly, I have a full-blown toddler who loves to test my patience daily. Additionally, we are working on finishing a room in our home and renovations can be a […]

Stop comparing and love your life…

Stop comparing and love your life…

Comparison – the act of looking at things to see how they are similar or different. Envy – the feeling of wanting to have what someone else has Want – to desire or wish for (something) Scrutinize – to examine (something) carefully especially in a critical way These words all come to mind when I […]

Dealing with Depression

Dealing with Depression

Recently, we shared some stifling statistics on the average persons thoughts per day and how one mommy deals with depression. We wanted to expand on this subject a bit more, share a personal testimony and additional tips on how to manage negative thoughts. As you can imagine, with nearly 50 thoughts going through our minds […]

God’s word assures us…

God’s word assures us…

My soul is weary with sorrow; strengthen me according to your word. – Psalm 119:28 (NIV) According to a study conducted by UCLA, the average person has 50,000-70,000 thoughts per day. That’s 48 thoughts per minute! Our pastor recently did a sermon on this subject and how to manage these thoughts. Imagine how many of […]

Faith in the midst of a storm

Faith in the midst of a storm

A friend of The Mommies and fellow Mommy, experienced a hardship less than two weeks ago with the loss of their home to a fire. Her faith, trust in the Lord, and attitude of gratitude is an inspiration for us all! We were so moved by this mommy’s walk in grace that we wanted to […]

The Moments

The Moments

It’s easy as a mom to feel tired and weary. I nearly expect it these days. The sleepless nights due to my child’s teething, sickness or just plain restlessness. The long laundry list of “To Do” items for both the home and work. The countless hours spent prepping, cleaning up and planning ahead. I could […]