The Power of a Positive Mom was a monumental help to supplying extra fuel to my days--it made a definite contribution to my ability to accept challenges, keep a positive outlook, and savor the great things about motherhood as I propel our family forward.
A visit to the park swings teaches both mother and daughter a valuable lesson of strength, understanding, and perseverance.
The story of Joshua and the River Jordan reminds us how to build lasting memorials within our own families today through the small, everyday gathering of “stones.”
When my daughter started having trouble with emotional outbursts and controlling her anger, I started to teach her about mindfulness. She’s becoming more aware of her emotions and how to calm herself so she can respond instead of react when she gets frustrated, and I have discovered new insights about mindfulness and parenting in the...
Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur are serious holidays, full of soul searching and repentance. In trying to help her kids understand that repentance doesn't have to be scary, Adina Soclof practices a simple three-step plan, one that eliminates lectures or admonishments.
I never thought my life would turn out this way. To be honest, I never knew if “mothering” was in me. Even now, I’m still trying to figure out how to do it well. Why? Because I am not, by nature, a nurturer.
Are you having one of those days when you're running on empty? Lisa-Jo Baker has a post for you!
When Sarah Hull learned that her first baby would be born with Spina Bifida, her doctor cautioned her, "God did not deal you a good hand." Sarah and her family have been put in a world that not all get to experience, a world where patience is tested, where miracles are witnessed, and strength is...
Editor’s Note: The Power of Moms is a website for mothers of all religious preferences. Our Spiritual Sundays section is a place where our authors can write about thoughts that are more spiritual in nature, and our goal is to gather a wide variety of perspectives. If you (or someone you know) has something to...
Strengthen your relationship with your child by using the “as if” principle as taught by Jesus Christ.
Motherhood is a challenge. We have difficult moments, even difficult days; but now the sunset is a constant reminder to me that I’ve made it one more day and that He is there helping me out.
When Shavuot came right after Mother's Day, it got Adina Socolf thinking about how principles of her faith help her become a better parent. In this essay, she shares three teachings that any mothers can take to heart.