Motherhood

Be a Woman of Grace in Your Home

Be a Woman of Grace in Your Home

  One thing I was surprised to discover when I became a mom, is the fact that there’s so much about myself I really didn’t (and still don’t) know. Things have been uncovered through the grips of motherhood, that must have lurked in the shadows […]

17 Proven Tactics That Get Kids to Eat Vegetables

17 Proven Tactics That Get Kids to Eat Vegetables

  The Vegetable Epidemic It seems like there’s an epidemic going on these days with kids and veggies. Parents are having to pull out all the stops in order to get their kids to even touch a vegetable, let alone eat one! This often leads […]

3 Simple Steps to Get Baby to Eat & LOVE Vegetables

3 Simple Steps to Get Baby to Eat & LOVE Vegetables

It’s the age-old question, the mystery that’s haunted civilizations for years. . . How do you get kids to eat veggies? *dramatic music begins*   You would think that by now we’d have a foolproof way to tackle this issue, yet here we are 2018! […]

How to Fully Enjoy Being a Stay at Home Mom

How to Fully Enjoy Being a Stay at Home Mom

When I found out I was pregs, I was 100% gung-ho for being a stay-at-home mom. My husband and I didn’t make a ton of money (still don’t), we didn’t have our lives entirely established yet (still don’t lol), but we were determined. Here in […]

12 Things to Teach Children About Body Safety

12 Things to Teach Children About Body Safety

Note: This is Part III in a three-part series about Child Sexual Abuse. If you’re wanting to learn the signs of sexual abuse in children, as well as the signs to look for in potential sexual abusers, please go on ahead to Part I of this […]

What to do if a Child’s Being Abused

What to do if a Child’s Being Abused

Note: This is Part II in a three-part series about Child Sexual Abuse. If you’re wanting to learn the signs of sexual abuse in children, as well as the signs to look for in potential sexual abusers, please go on ahead to Part I of this […]

34 Signs of Sexual Abuse in Children

34 Signs of Sexual Abuse in Children

Note: This is Part I in a three-part series about Child Sexual Abuse. If you’re wanting to learn what to do if you suspect a child is being harmed, please go on ahead to Part II of this series. If you’re wanting to learn what to […]

Letter to Working Moms: Going Back to Work After Baby

Letter to Working Moms: Going Back to Work After Baby

Shortly after our son’s birth, my husband and I decided to get serious about paying off our debt (student loans, credit cards and a car loan). So, that meant me going back to work after baby. That meant doing my hair, getting out of my […]

18 Easy Ways to Build Confidence in Your Children

18 Easy Ways to Build Confidence in Your Children

There are so many things in our world tod1ay that are vying for our children’s attention. There’s movies and shows made for children that are marinated in the superficial, sprinkled with jokes that are so not age-appropriate, and filled with unattainable images. The messages of […]

3 Reasons I Won’t Teach My Son That Santa Is Real

3 Reasons I Won’t Teach My Son That Santa Is Real

Call me the Grinch, call me Scrooge. I’ve received some crooked looks, some shame-ing glares and even a few, “You’re going to take all the fun out of Christmas“ responses. I know I sound like a party pooper poopin’ on the party, but I stand firm where […]