Our first week of homeschooling this fall! … More Homeschooling Continues “OFFICIALLY”
Last week I was really struggling with being… well with just BEING. It seemed like everything was just making me so easily annoyed. In my heart, I desired to be happy and kind, but the opposite kept surfacing when anything negative surfaced in my path. It was frustrating! I wasn’t trying to be pessimistic, frustrated … More 5 Ways to be a Happier Mom
If you are anything like me, you love FAST and EASY recipes that are NUTRITIOUS and KID-FRIENDLY too! And this is ALL of those things! (swelling of Hallelujah chorus) This recipe is perfect to make for on-the-go snacks, pre or post work-out fuel, or a ready-made unprocessed snack the whole family will enjoy! I got … More POWER Protein Balls
Today I searched the General Conference Library for a talk on being “cheerful” because I have been a mother/wife with an ATTITUDE lately. In my heart I have sincerely desired to be happy and loving and then BAM! The opposite charges right out my mouth! “Ugh who let this ornery crabby woman in here??” I … More Unconditional Love in Marriage
Hey all! I have created an on-going support Facebook group for those who have (or think they have) Diastasis Recti and would like to learn more and receive support as they work to heal it non-surgically. We’ll be sharing questions, research, links, exercises, etc. that are helping us to heal our abdominal gap. This is … More Diastasis Recti Support Group
Yesterday’s homeschool was amazing. And keep in mind we never had “school.” We had a very enlightening discussion during devotional as we read a chapter from the Book of Mormon. We talked about inherit, heritage, nursing kings and nursing queens, being broken off, and blessings. It was awesome to hear her ask about different words … More TJed Homeschool Victory Day
I’ve been thinking about these last 2 weeks which I have spent waking up early and preparing my body, mind and spirit for my day. I’ve realized how powerful it is to be an active force in my life. To step into each day with purpose instead of letting my day stomp all over me. … More Acting For Ourselves- why it matters.
I have been pondering the difference between goals, resolutions, being committed and making decisions. Does it matter what I call what I am working towards? Will it make a difference? I believe words are ever so powerful so I looked up the definitions and this is what I learned: Goal:The result or achievement toward which … More The number one key to achieving your goals!
I thought that I knew what it felt like to not want to do something. I thought I had experienced the full blood, sweat and tears that physical transformation requires. I thought that I had the strength to stick with things that SUCK. I thought I had the heart to overcoming all things difficult. I … More I thought I knew what hard was.
1.1.16 I realize that I subconsciously woke up today expecting to feel automatically inspired, hopeful, and just happy because it is the first day of a new a year, a fresh start. Nope. Today has definitely been coated with more darkness, pressure, heaviness, annoyance, lack of motivation and insecurity. What a lame way to start … More Happy New Year (less the happy part)