8 Tips To Instantly Having More Patience With Your Kids

8 Tips To Instantly Having More Patience With Your Kids

Do you lose patience with your kids more than you should? Check out the tricks I use to instantly have more patience with my kids in almost any situation!

A Hilariously Real Day in the Life of a SAHM

A Hilariously Real Day in the Life of a SAHM

Act 1: Good Morning Beautiful Blessed Day… 7:15 am- The sun arises with a glorious glow. The natural light filters through the sheer curtains, bringing reality in slowly, peacefully, caressing my beautifully refreshed face as if I am truly blessed by God himself in that…

This is Me – Unapologetically

This is Me – Unapologetically

I feel like all women, and maybe even some men can relate to the feelings of inadequacy that they eventually encounter when it comes to their looks. I mean, you’d have to be a slug living under a rock (or maybe just never go on…

5 Reasons Why We Spend Money on Experiences Instead of Stuff

5 Reasons Why We Spend Money on Experiences Instead of Stuff

Want a more grateful, less cluttered, and closer family? Check out why we chose to start spending our money on experiences rather than stuff!

Wanted: Second Mom for My Kids, for When They Just Need Someone Else

Wanted: Second Mom for My Kids, for When They Just Need Someone Else

Dear Potential Second Mom, Let me tell you a little about my background. When I was a growing and hateful teenager, my life was probably saved at least a few times by two angel women. I don’t mean that these women literally saved my life;…

11 Ways our Bonus Baby Changed our Family

11 Ways our Bonus Baby Changed our Family

Thinking about having another baby? Read our family story and get inspired on 11 benefits that we found after having our bonus baby!

How Not to Fail at Being a Decent Human

How Not to Fail at Being a Decent Human

This story begins with a very frantic day, and a bad mood had by all. I didn’t want to be eating at McDonald’s, but I was once again rushed for time and I found that it was literally the last option for sustenance before I…

Hey Moms, Here’s Why You are Not a Failure Even When You Get it Wrong

Hey Moms, Here’s Why You are Not a Failure Even When You Get it Wrong

You’re an amazing mom, but if you’re like me, I bet that sometimes you feel like a failure. Did you scream at your kids today because you are sick and tired of seeing more toys and clothes on your kitchen counter tops than food and…

Ditch the Mom Guilt, Love your kids well, then go out with your friends!

Ditch the Mom Guilt, Love your kids well, then go out with your friends!

We get our kids for all of 18 years, if we’re lucky. That’s 18 birthdays, 18 Valentine’s Day parties, 18 summers at the pool, and countless days, good times, bad times, and bedtimes in between. Everything in our culture today tells moms: Spend as much…

To the Mom in the Cafe With the Rambunctious Little Boy

To the Mom in the Cafe With the Rambunctious Little Boy

To the mom in the cafe with the rambunctious little boy, thank you for apologizing, but you’re fine. I don’t mind him! He brings me back to my own kids.