How NOT to Raise a Spoiled Brat

I am often so saddened about the youth of today’s world. In many cases they seem so misguided as to the way the world really works. So many kids seem to think they are owed the world on a silver platter. And then, when they become adults, they are left wondering what happened. Much of this is due to … [Read more...]

To the Worst Mom EVER

Are you the worst mom? Ever? I am a mom of 8 at the present time, so I can actually tell you a bit about being the worst mom ever. Maybe you have a certain mom you know in mind. You know that mom who you think has it all together? She’s the mom whose kids are always smiling, and when they … [Read more...]

How to Build a Strong Relationship With Your Young Child

Are you looking for some ideas on how to intentionally build stronger relationships with your young child? I’ve got 10 essential tips that are both easy and so effective. Building relationships is living intentionally at its finest, and it doesn’t have to be complicated or expensive to do. While … [Read more...]

20 Unforgettable Holiday Traditions Your Family Will Love

Traditions within a family are always so much fun, but I think there is something so special about them during the Christmas holiday season. Here are 20 amazing traditions that your family will absolutely love. Over the years we have come to embrace new traditions while still holding fast to some … [Read more...]

We Got This!

I don't know what your week has been like, but mine has been a little rough around the edges. The struggles with my kids seem to be more prevalent know, just the every day stuff. This quote really spoke to me as a mom. Isn't this the way it is with our kids? So much of what we do … [Read more...]

It’s a Contest – and YOU Can Win! ENDS TONIGHT!!!!

Who doesn’t love a contest, right? Especially when you can win something that is life-changing! I am all about contests, and as an overachiever, I often come out on top when I play along ;) I have just laid out my roadmap for this very blog for the next year, and there are so many exciting places … [Read more...]

The Mom Conference Starts In 1 Week! Refresh, Learn, Grow

The other day I invited you to join me at the mom conference in Refresh and Restore Your Mom Heart. But you might be asking, "WHAT IS THE MOM CONFERENCE?" Here's what it's all about. (this post may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase, I may receive a small commission at no cost … [Read more...]

The Secret to Connecting Your Family

I’ve talked about how important a reboot is. A reboot really is the secret to productivity in any given day. However, closely related is a reset, and it is a bit different. If a reboot is the secret to productivity, then a reset is the secret to preserving your sanity and connecting your … [Read more...]

What Getting Ready For Vacation Really Looks Like

Ahhhhh. Vacation. Is there anything better? I think if I were to answer that question, it would depend on when the question was being answered. Maybe life in your home is like life in my home can be with preparing for vacation being just a wee bit stressful. I don't know what it is, but things … [Read more...]

Give Him a Father’s Day to Remember With This FREE Gift!

Father's Day is right around the corner, and if you are looking for something unique to give to the father of littles in your life, you're in the right place. Anyone can go out and buy a gift, but wouldn't it be great to give him a one of a kind gift? The best part is, I've done the bulk of the … [Read more...]

Don’t Forget!

Did you miss by Ebook when it was free? Don't forget, you can get the first three chapters for FREE by subscribing here if you haven't already done so! That way you can see how you like it. It's only $3.99 to purchase the whole Ebook if you decide it's a good fit for you. In addition, when you … [Read more...]

A Realistic Action Plan For the Weary Mom

A Realistic Action Plan For the Weary Mom is here! Even better, starting today, my book is FREE through Monday. If you are a mom who has struggled with feeling overwhelmed, struggling to juggle being a mom who stays home or a mom who works, battling depression, or wondering how to balance it … [Read more...]

The Love Between Siblings

I have been a mom to more than one child for nearly 13 years, and I can say that there is nothing like the love between siblings. First off, I will say that it is not rainbows and sunshine around here all the time, and yes my children do fight like siblings so often do. I have girls who express … [Read more...]

A FREE Offer For You!

I have some exciting news and a FREE offer for you! This weekend I finished writing an eBook, which is now in the editing phase. The book is based on the series I had here during the month of May when I gathered a panel of young moms and asked them to share their struggles with me. I asked them … [Read more...]

New Bonus for Subscribers!

If you have thought of subscribing here but haven't taken the time, I wanted to make sure you saw that I am now offering a NEW FREE incentive. It's called Praying Through the Alphabet For Your Child, and it's printable so you can print it off and tuck it right where you need it. Or, print off more … [Read more...]