Stop the “draining Mommy” cycle

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Kids are such a precious gift from God. I can’t help but give my boys a kiss every time I pick one of them up. They are so lovable. Except when they are NOT. Except when you are in the … Continued

Focus for this Website

I am constantly pulled in so many different directions. I have two boys under the age of 2 1/2 and I have the type of personality that wants to take on every challenge I hear about! Haha. Yet, I want … Continued

The Need for a Day of Rest

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We don’t value the need for a day of rest as a culture like we should. Our society thrives on busy, busy, do, do, buy, buy. Our culture values packed schedules. But a busy, frantic pace isn’t healthy and it prevents us from being … Continued

Making the most of my time: Roles

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As a mom of 2 boys under the age of 2 1/2 my days are BUSY! And then my evenings are full too: putting the kids to bed (sometimes a CHORE!), spending time with my husband, leading a Bible study, … Continued

5-day Slow Down Challenge: Focus

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5-day Slow Down Challenge: Focus (original challenge here) Focus is the key word for both Day 3 and Day 4 of the challenge. Multi-tasking. Does it really work? You can’t give your all to two or more activities at a … Continued

5-day Slow Down Challenge: Savor

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Over the weekend I’ve definitely been savoring the time with family. Savor is the word for the second day of the slow down challenge.   5-day Slow Down Challenge: Savor Something precious is lost when we get so busy and … Continued

5-day Slow Down Challenge: Notice

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Today is the first day of the slow down challenge. I’m wanting to take in and fully savor these last 5 days before I get back into teaching piano from my maternity leave. Of course, I want to keep life going … Continued

Simplify: Create a De-Stress List

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I have followed Money Saving Mom® almost a year now and have learned much. Crystal’s articles on Time Management have been in inspiration to me, but it’s still one of those things that takes time, putting it into practice and … Continued