This post, New Mom Ultimate Guide is a gathering of books, ideas, experiences and gear that I have encountered as I have been a mother. I group the ideas into the following phases: Conception Miscarriages, Infertility, Stillbirth and Infant Loss Preparing for Birth Postpartum Parenting Gear Like many other mothers I have done a lot of research, but I put this guide together … [Read more...] about New Mom Ultimate Guide
How to Enjoy Motherhood While Your Husband is Out of Town is a real challenge, but it can be done. Cody travels for work and I always, without fail, hate being left behind. During his trips he is dining out every night, staying in a hotel and essentially doing whatever he wants. At the height of his traveling for work, I get serious anxiety and resentment builds up. While he is gone I am … [Read more...] about How to Enjoy Motherhood While Your Husband is Out of Town
JOIN ME FOR FIVE DAYS TO A HAPPIER HOME CHALLENGE Are you a radical homemaker? To know if you are or not, you need to know what a radical homemaker is. A radical homemaker is changing the traditional perspective on the word homemaker. They are challenging the widely accepted paradigms and re-writing their own definitions of what homemaking means. For the hand that rocks the cradle Is the … [Read more...] about Are you a Radical Homemaker?
Can you Relate? God Sees You, Momma! I have to remind myself of this everyday. I am a family woman, who decided to use all of my gifts and talents to raise little souls who are so right for me, but so hard for me, at the same time. I love my family so deeply, but I feel trapped and lonely too often. I want to keep growing and learning personally, and yet I am left with tiny bits of time in … [Read more...] about God Sees You, Momma
How to find your calling is for anyone that is feeling lost or unsatisfied with their current life. I am a wife and a mom. For the last six years I have spent most of my time caring for my husband, being pregnant and nurturing children. It has been some of the most joyous and trying times of my life. It has only been in the last year or so that I felt myself pulled to see myself holistically vs … [Read more...] about How to Find Your Calling
8 Ways to Strengthen the Mother Daughter Relationship About a week ago we boxed up our television and had a family counsel where we explained why we decided to eliminate TV. My two youngest (one year old and three year old ) didn’t really understand, but my six year old cried and was upset for a little while. We explained that we saw eliminating the TV as a way to be more connected to each other … [Read more...] about Mother Daughter Relationship