"Hey, Mom! Can I _____?" (You fill in the blank!) It is SO easy to say no--especially when our children want to do something messy, time-consuming, or inconvenient. But what if we all decided to say "Yes!" just a little more often?
There are plenty of logical reasons why motherhood should be synonymous with "insanity." But one secret I've learned over the years is that the beautiful, magnificent privilege of motherhood simply defies logic.
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My sweet, darling baby boy has recently learned the words "NO!" and "UUGH!" and "MINE!" To his credit, he applies them appropriately. Just at inappropriate times. So, after going through this phase multiple times, here's what I've discovered.
Most of our lives are filled with ordinary activities. And often we look at everyone whose life looks “fabulous,” and we wonder, “What am I doing?” This podcast with April Perry and Tiffany Sowby features a beautiful perspective from a chapter of Tiffany’s in our new book, Motherhood Realized. Please help champion the cause of...
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What IS a "good mom" anyway? Do you ever find yourself feeling frustrated with yourself because you don't meet those expectations you've built up in your mind? Join April and Allyson for a down-to-earth discussion that will help ALL of us redefine what it means to be a good mother.
My son's first day of school was awful. It made me miss the days when as long as he knew Mom loved him and thought he was special, that was all that mattered.
Sumitha Bhandarkar, of the website A Fine Parent, wrote a brilliant article with concrete, doable ideas on how to control our tempers.
Listen as April and Saren share their experiences with laundry--alongside lots of concrete tips from our community. There's no one "right" way, but with all these great ideas, you're sure to discover tips to make laundry work better in your home!
Alone in a quiet hospital, holding her new baby, Heather Bell reminds us that God is with us, always.