They say that life is a journey, a process, a dance and I have twirled and traveled and risked in search of blessings and wholeness and yet struggle seems to find me….Perhaps our trials and tribulations are in fact our path to miracles, blessings in disguise to be wholeheartedly embraced…
There is a lot of pressure for moms today to ‘bounce-back’ to our pre-pregnancy bodies…Our culture is screaming THIN and literally defining what ‘beauty’ looks like, what ‘sexy’ looks like and what you and I should look like…I’m not one of those washboard-ab-moms and you know what world? I’m still beautiful!
As you book your kiddos into weeks of adventure, fun and play this summer, remember to allow for some downtime too. Read on for the benefits of downtime for kids and parents alike.
Ever been at the grocery store enjoying your little ‘vacation’ from a house full of kids when the hubby calls and jolts you out of your few stolen moments of heaven asking “when are you coming home?”
Summer is in full swing and the kids are having a blast! What about you? Do you carve out fun time for yourself or do you feel guilty about leaving the kids behind for a weekend, a day, or even an afternoon?
Are you expecting another child? How will you tell your child and then prepare him or her to welcome their new sibling? Here are some things to keep in mind that might help you and your family adjust to the transition of welcoming a new family member.