10 Habits of a Happy Mom
Balance, Confidence, Fulfillment, Inspiration

10 Habits of Happy Moms

Many young women dream of a future that includes children.  They picture sweet giggles, those first steps, hearing their baby say “mama,” dance lessons and sports practice, and an immeasurable amount of love and affection. But once those dreams become reality, the reality of being a mom isn’t always what we expect.  Sure, we know …

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My Wellness Journey – Overcoming Breast Cancer and My Dreams of having a Family

I’m excited to share this guest post from my friend and health coach, Marion Caldwell!  Marion is a mom of two girls who left her corporate job to have more time and flexibility.  Her story and positive attitude are inspiring. In 2006, my husband and I found out that we were going to have our …

35 Affirmations for Mothers
Confidence, Inspiration, Mom Life

35 Affirmations for Mothers

“I am a terrible mom.”  “I should have handled that differently.”  “I can’t stop worrying about…”  “How does she do it all?”  “Why can’t I do it all?” “I’ll never sleep again.” These are just some of the thoughts that go through a mother’s head every day.  Motherhood requires a lot of patience, love, empathy, acknowledgment, …

Balance, Confidence, Fulfillment, Inspiration, Mom Life

How My Life Has Changed Since I said Goodbye to 8-5

This is part 3 of my series – How I said Goodbye to 8 to 5.  Please click here to read part 1. When I made the life-changing decision to leave my full-time career for full-time mom I didn’t exactly have a plan.  I know, it wasn’t the smartest approach, but for us, it was …

How I found Balance & Fulfillment as a Busy Mom
Balance, Confidence, Fulfillment, Inspiration, Mom Life

How I Found Balance & Fulfillment as a Busy Mom

This is part 2 of my series – How I said Goodbye to 8 to 5.  Please click here to read part 1. When I left my full-time corporate job to stay home with my kids, I knew I would have to find an alternative way to make some extra money, but I honestly had …

How I Said Goodbye to 8-5
Balance, Confidence, Fulfillment, Inspiration, Mom Life

How I Said Goodbye to 8 to 5

Motherhood is the most emotionally draining experience a woman will ever experience.  You love fiercely, sleep little, worry constantly, and become completely overwhelmed trying to figure out your new normal.  Suddenly, someone else is completely dependent on you and all your priorities change.  Although you have nine months to prepare, there is really nothing that …

Inspiration, Must Read Books

5 Must Read Books to Inspire Your Best Self

A few years ago, my husband introduced me to the genre of self-help books.  I had never really considered reading these types of books before because quite honestly, I wasn’t looking for help.  Ha!  In all honesty, I was looking for help, I just didn’t know where to start, and I didn’t have the ambition …