Easy Self Care Ideas For: Moms and Busy People

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Self care is a buzz word now a days. Some people have fully embraced the term while others might cringe at the very mention of it. It can also mean different things to different people.   In this blog post, I’ll walk you through: How to create your own definition of self care Some easy ideas to get you started … Read More

Surviving Depression and Finding Inner Peace As a Mom

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Inspired by this quote from Mary Oliver:  “What are you going to do with your precious life?” Mom life is not for the faint of heart and yet some of us are crazy enough to go through the pregnancy process more than once. I thought that having children would fill a void in my life. Don’t get me wrong, I … Read More

Motherhood & loneliness – Part 2

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Motherhood is a series of bumpy roads. Whether you’re a mom of 1 or a mom of 5, we can all relate to feeling alone in a crazy blur. It may not seem like there is much rhyme or reason to what’s going on. We make all sorts of plans for the day when we g-d well know that things … Read More

Mom Stories

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The day I cried at the park while pregnant There’s a reason I still have this photograph. Although it may not look significant, I saved it because I hoped to talk about it one day.  I was pregnant in my third trimester with Ophelia, but still was out and about  with the boys. I stopped teaching senior fitness and took … Read More

Being More Than A Mom

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When I started this website, I hoped to own a business that celebrated life’s nesting moments. I dreamed of having a venue that could be used for so many different things. It of course, did not come into fruition, but I still hold this dream till this day and am keeping it alive by documenting it here. This artwork and … Read More

Through The Years – Soul Searching

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I come from an entrepreneurial family, so naturally I find myself stuck with the question, “What do I want to do when I grow up?” The digital age has presented so many possibilities and I have way too many interests. Or are they hobbies? I’m not really sure if I can make a distinction between them anymore! This is me, … Read More

Seasons of Motherhood

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I never thought there could be such a thing, but it’s true. Seasons of Motherhood do indeed exist and I wonder which one you are currently in. What are the seasons you may ask? I define them as: Spring – You’re amazed at how much the kids have grown. You’re excited about everything and are ready to hit the ground … Read More

Mom Brain Moments – Yes, It’s a REAL thing!

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THURSDAY – I was awake till a little over 1AM this morning working on this blog post and I did another “Mom Brain” thing by not saving the draft! OoooMG!!!!! I’m mortified. Flash back… MONDAY – I excitedly got ready for TKB. Tim came home early enough for me to go to the 5:30 class. By the time I got … Read More

Do you let your kid cry it out?

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When you have 3 little ones,  there are often times when you’re dealing with a tantrum or two. Sometimes when one child is done crying, another one starts up for no apparent reason. I become angry mom when I fall victim to constant crying and whining on the daily. It’s my vice, my kryptonite and I have a lot of … Read More