Mom-Mondays

How do you know when you’re done having kids?

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When my friend Stephanie at Metropolitan Mama sent me the question, “What were the contributing factors that led to your decision to have two kids?”… I had to think about it. While I wish I had some profound or enlightening answer, the truth is, I’m not exactly sure how Mike and I came to the […] Read more…

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Sleep

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Today, for Mom-Monday I’m sharing a helpful article from my writing friend and parenting author Elizabeth Pantley. Any mom knows that sleep is critical (both to baby and mom!). Here are some useful nuggets to help your children catch those Z’s…     1 – Poor sleep causes crying, tantrums, whining, and fussing. Beyond the challenge of parenting issues […] Read more…

A day (every week) for moms…

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I’m a whole lot better at mommy-hood with others by my side. Others like you. Which is why I started Mom-Monday – a day every week dedicated to mom-stories, tips, articles and inspiration. It’s an easy way for moms to come alongside other moms! Since some of you are new here, I wanted to explain a […] Read more…

Is the Grass Really Greener?

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I led a parenting workshop this past weekend on Finding Mommy Bliss and one of the things I talked about was “Loving Perceptively, Here and Now”–not getting so caught up in the schedule of mothering that you lose sight of the blissful moments right in front of you, in the present. As I was going through […] Read more…