Sometimes it can feel hard to find joy in your everyday life, but these 6 tips can help!

Finding Joy in Your Everyday Life

A few months ago, I found myself caught in the crazy whirlwind of everyday life. Life felt a little monotonous–the dishes, the diapers, the laundry, the cleaning, the homework help, the swim lessons, the cooking. I was stressed and exhausted and, frankly, wasn’t feeling much joy. Yes, I loved my everyday reality. I loved my […] Read more…

Getting kids to feel gratitude (especially AFTER Thanksgiving) can be tricky, but here are some games and activities to help your kids feel gratitude all year round.

How to Help Kids Feel Gratitude

Thanksgiving is this week, so naturally I’ve got gratitude on my mind. It’s pretty easy this time of year to focus on my blessings rather than what I lack. It’s also pretty easy to talk to my kids about gratitude and to ask them what they’re grateful for. In fact, they often times bring it […] Read more…

Do you have a hard time sitting down and playing with your kids? You're not alone. Here are some tips to get you to stop feeling guilty and start spending quality time with the ones you love most. And a FREE printable with 50 fun play ideas!

So You Don’t Like Playing with Your Kids

Do you have a hard time sitting down and playing with your kids? You’re not alone. Here are some tips to get you to stop feeling guilty and start spending quality time with the ones you love most. Plus a FREE printable with 50 fun play ideas! Not too long ago, my son walked up […] Read more…

Sometimes, as women, we get caught in the comparison trap and don't accept the good we do. But we're doing better than we think.

The One Thing Every Mom Needs to Accept

Unfortunately, the comparison trap is an easy thing to fall into and how we parent is one of the easiest comparison games out there. But comparing never gets us anywhere. It only makes us feel less than. So how do we get out of this trap? There’s one truth about being a mom that every […] Read more…

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