Log In | Register on our site for free!
Close [x]
  • If you'd like to find out more about the benefits of registration, please visit our registration page.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Screen Shot 2013-07-03 at 9.43.29 PM
Posts tagged "taking care of YOU"
Compassion In Neverland

Compassion In Neverland

Are there days when you just want to tell your kids to dust off the boo-boo themselves, even though you see a pinprick of blood on their knee and a puddle of tears behind their eyes? Author Amy Fonseca gives advice on how to overcome “compassion fatigue” as mothers.
Staying Connected To Your Valentine All Year Long

Staying Connected To Your Valentine All Year Long

Giving and receiving love is one of the best parts of being in a committed marriage relationship, not to mention the sense of security it gives to children, so it is totally worth whatever it takes to keep that part of your relationship alive and kickin’. Allyson shares ideas of what to do daily, weekly,...
Our Deeper Yes: Episode 24

Our Deeper Yes: Episode 24

Ever feel like you're spread too thin? Join April and Saren (and our community of deliberate mothers) who share their best ideas for discovering and living by that deeper YES.
Midlife Mom Blues

Midlife Mom Blues

We’ve all heard of postpartum baby blues, but what about mid-life mom blues? Allyson Reynolds gives 5 reasons her newest stage of motherhood (her youngest child started school last fall) is keeping her on her toes...and 5 reasons it's also really awesome.
Alone Time: You Know You're A Mom If... (Video 6)

Alone Time: You Know You’re A Mom If… (Video 6)

Why Moms "Can't Thrive": Episode 7

Why Moms “Can’t Thrive”: Episode 7

In this episode, April and Saren discuss the top six reasons moms give for why they feel they can't move forward with their personal goals and aspirations. Plus they share tried-and-true ways to get past these issues and really thrive.
5 Ways To Deal with Emotional Earthquakes (Video Included)

5 Ways To Deal with Emotional Earthquakes (Video Included)

I bet you've been there: trying so hard to be happy, calm, and patient for such a long period of time and under such stressful circumstances that you ultimately lose your temper. Allyson Reynolds suggests 5 ways to deal with the emotional earthquakes that inevitably topple our good intentions.
Self-Care Is Not Selfish

Self-Care Is Not Selfish

Without nurturing their own energy, passion, and health--and without setting limits on their own activity--women are useful to no one. Self-care is about controlling your own health and happiness. It means the people in your life receive the best of you rather than what is left of you.
The Lost Toy

The Lost Toy

Sometimes in the daily routine of being moms, we forget to take a moment for ourselves. Here’s how one mom remembered that in order for her family to thrive, she needed to thrive as well.
When the ER Feels Like the Spa, It's Time to Re-Evaluate

When the ER Feels Like the Spa, It’s Time to Re-Evaluate

All moms need to feel like they can take a guilt-free break. Join Ginny Kubitz Moyer as she describes how her crazy journey to the ER taught her some very important lessons about health…and herself.
How to Renegotiate with Yourself

How to Renegotiate with Yourself

Do you ever make long, complicated lists and expect yourself to accomplish EVERYTHING? I learned (the hard way) that it's much better to learn the art of renegotiation.
Becky Ackroyd: Focusing on my Highest Priorities

Becky Ackroyd: Focusing on my Highest Priorities

Through her children's health challenges, Becky Ackroyd has learned to educate herself, disengage from less important pursuits, and lean on others for support.