It's amazing how much we do as women, isn't it? We are wives, homeschooling moms, mompreneurs, and so on. If you take any moment and think really deep about it, I’d say we’re pretty flippin’ awesome! The truth is, we don’t always feel awesome, do we? I admit that I deal with moments of feeling… Continue reading Hey Exhausted Mom: 3 Ways to Stay Feeling Awesome
Join Blog Contributor Christel as she discusses how to calm the chaos with five easy steps to establishing independent play! After baby number 7, our house became a little bit crazier. The added blessing significantly altered the structure and routine we all had grown accustomed to. Our little guy also was constantly entertained by his… Continue reading Calming the Chaos: 5 Steps to Establishing Independent Play
Okay, so I wasn't going to jump on the "my word for the year is ____________" bandwagon, but then I thought, "Why not?" There is something to be said about choosing a word (or two) to be your power word(s) for the year. Before choosing an actual word I threw around the thought that this… Continue reading What’s So Important About Choosing a Word for the Year?
The journey started early Spring with a faint-positive pregnancy test, and yet another surprise from Abba. My husband and I had mutually agreed that we would not prevent conception, although we are not planning either. It's funny to see people's faces when they ask how many children we plan on having, and we respond with… Continue reading The Birth Story of Mordekai
Mention the word homebirth, and you may catch a few side eyes. But in most recent days, I have found that more and more people are actually supportive of it! Funny thing is, four years ago when we decided to have a homebirth with our precious baby girl, the resistance was through the roof. We… Continue reading Our Journey to Homebirthing