The One Thing That Changed My Parenting

This is the second step in the series How To Beat Motherhood Overwhelm in 7 Easy Steps.

I so wanted this post to be a book or an idea that could just perfect you as a mother, as a parent, as a person. I want a quick fix, for me, and for you. I want mothers everywhere to just wake up one day, completely fixed and able to be the Moms they always wanted to be. Cool under pressure. Loving and kind under the worst circumstances. Fun, happy, inviting. Lifting their kids up on wings to soar into adulthood with not one ounce of turbulence. I haven’t found that thing, but I have found perhaps the next best thing. Continue reading

How To Love Being A Mom

This is the first step in the series How To Beat Motherhood Overwhelm In 7 Easy Steps.

If you’ve clicked on this post you’re probably overwhelmed, finding it hard to love motherhood or some variation of the two. Motherhood is hard. Managing a household, raising loving, well mannered children to become functioning adults and not forgetting yourself, your pursuits and your other relationships in the process is… overwhelming! Continue reading

Seven Quick Tips From A Mom of Six

When people see me with my kids, they immediately start counting. Then they say all sorts of things, with all sorts of meanings and feelings behind them. I’ve come to realize you can’t hold people’s first thoughts against them, which has greatly reduced my stress levels 😉 But, once people kind of adjust to the shock of our family size, I often hear, how do you do it!? So, for all you Mom’s looking at me and shaking your head, here’s some little quick tips: Continue reading

Working Away!

I’m working away on setting things up. Getting excited to launch in a few days!

Waiting on some oils to come in the mail for a giveaway! And getting the facebook page set up as well means lots of green tea. And lots of vegan food, strangely. Vegan food + stress = not so much stress, which I love! I miss stress eating, but being vegan there just isn’t as much stress to eat! Although I might be eating more dried apricots than normal, so that’s a little comforting 🙂