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 […]

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 […]

A Poem for My Little One

A Poem for My Little One

I had one of those breathtaking moments last night as I held my daughter before bedtime. I watched our shadows on the wall and realized she’s not going to be this small for much longer. It was such a sweet moment as I rubbed her back and she rubbed mine, squeezing one another so tight […]

Warriors Verses Worriers

Warriors Verses Worriers

Are you a worry wart like me? I’ve always been a worrier. For as long as I can remember, I’ve worried about something. Does so and so like me? Is so and so mad at me? Is so and so sick? Should I have done something different? Did I do something wrong? Is the sun […]

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 […]

Spending more time with God

Spending more time with God

Spending time with God is so important. Not just as a mom, but as an individual. Though, I have found myself seeking Him in prayer even more now that I am a mother and longing to be the best I can possibly be through Him. There are many things that keep me from this alone […]

Time Out for Daughter and Mommy

Time Out for Daughter and Mommy

Let’s face it, parenting is hard stuff. It seems every child is different and what works for some for sleeping, disciplining and developing doesn’t work for all. After the birth of my daughter, I was in full survival mode as she was colicky, a horrible sleeper and a fussy eater. We were in full court […]