Why Facebook Makes me a Better Mom

Scroll, scroll, scroll…..just keep scrolling. Mindlessly scrolling. I’ve got to admit. I’m way too good at this. It’s not something I’m proud of. But, sometimes, I’m too worn out to do anything else.  Experts everywhere are telling us that we should stay off our phones and away from screens, especially when in the presence of [...]

Mommy Meltdowns- Why we have them AND why they are ok!

“Arrrrrggggggghhhhhhhhhhhhhh!!!!!!!!!!!” It’s 2pm and I’m locked in the bathroom near tears, hiding from the tiny terrors who are literally driving me up the wall and making my hair turn gray (and I’m only 30 y’all!). I was up half the night because my six-year-old was having nightmares and my three-year-old was up with a cough. [...]

How Busy Moms Can Read More and Scroll Less- 3 Top Tips to find More Time for to Read in a Social Media Driven World!

Envision this…. Let me set the scene for you. It’s a rainy Sunday afternoon. You are curled up in your oversized armchair, cocooned in a snuggly blanket, hands wrapped around a mug of hot tea. The fireplace is going, and you are completely lost in the pages of your very favorite, well-worn novel. “Mommmmmmmm! Mom! [...]

Lunch and Learn- Give Mom a Lunch Break and Add a Little More Learning Time to Your Busy Homeschool Day

Dear Mama, Ever wish you could just clock out and take a lunch break like you could if you were working a 9-5? Me too! The work we do is exhausting. The education of our darling kiddos rests solely on our shoulders, and that’s a heavy weight to bear. I love homeschooling my children. I [...]

Fun and Frugal Self-Care Tips for Tired Moms

Yawn! I could use a nap. How 'bout you? Moms, we have an exhausting job! We wear SO many hats on any given day- mother, wife, daughter, friend, employee, teacher, disciplinarian, taxi driver, encourager, cook, cleaner, laundress, the list really could go on……. It is SO important that we take some time on a regular [...]