I often hear adults say, "I want to read more, but I just don't like reading." But I believe a lot more people would like to read if they got rid of some long held beliefs about it. In this post, I debunk a few of the biggest myths about reading and share how to get yourself to read more. With these tips, you may even learn to like reading.

How to Learn to Like Reading

I often hear adults say, “I want to read more, but I just don’t like reading.” But I believe a lot more people would like to read if they got rid of some long held beliefs about it. In this post, I debunk a few of the biggest myths about reading and share how to […] Read more…

Motherhood is filled with responsibilities, to-dos, and meeting the seemingly constant needs of our kids. Because of this, making time for fun in your everyday life isn't always at the top of the list, but it's time we try to make it a priority. Remember, to be able to take care of others we have to make sure we're first taking care of ourselves. Here are some tips and printables to help you learn how to have fun as a mom and bring that element of fun back into your everyday life.

How to Have Fun as a Mom

Motherhood is filled with responsibilities, to-dos, and meeting the seemingly constant needs of our kids. Because of this, making time for fun in your everyday life isn’t always at the top of the list, but it’s time we try to make it a priority. Remember, to be able to take care of others we have […] Read more…

Being dairy free or low dairy can be challenging, but with some creativity you can still enjoy ice cream-like treats, like this dairy free Oreo shake. With green food coloring, this also makes the perfect festive Shamrock Shake for St. Patrick's Day.

Dairy Free Oreo Shake

Being dairy free or low dairy can be challenging, but with some creativity you can still enjoy ice cream-like treats, like this dairy free Oreo shake. With green food coloring, this also makes the perfect festive Shamrock Shake for St. Patrick’s Day. St. Patrick’s Day is the one holiday I’ve always wanted to get into, […] Read more…

With all the different ways there are to mother, it's sometimes hard to stop comparing and accept the way we choose to do things. But we've got to stop the comparison game. Here are some tips for accepting yourself as a mom--strengths, weaknesses, and everything in between.

Accepting Yourself as a Mom

With all the different ways there are to mother, it’s sometimes hard to stop comparing and accept the way we choose to do things. But we’ve got to stop the comparison game. Here are some tips for accepting yourself as a mom–strengths, weaknesses, and everything in between. There are hundreds of different types of moms […] Read more…

I'm a huge proponent of self-love and self-acceptance, and I want to make sure I teach my kids the importance of it. So when I stumbled on the book I Like Myself by Karen Beaumont, I knew I needed to combine it with a learning experience. Here's a simple self-love activity for kids that pairs well with the book and includes a free printable activity sheet.

Simple Self-Love Activity for Kids

I’m a huge proponent of self-love and self-acceptance, and I want to make sure I teach my kids the importance of it. So when I stumbled on the book I Like Myself by Karen Beaumont, I knew I needed to combine it with a learning experience. Here’s a simple self-love activity for kids that pairs […] Read more…