Motherhood: A World of Shush

Original post on Mommy Belle in January 2015 (Note:  As I read this blog post three years later, I realized how much has changed.  While I certainly felt the judgement during those early days, it is hard to remember today. It is hard to remember […]

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Busy, busy, busy

“You are so busy! I just don’t know how you do it all!” I secretly beamed with pride that someone admired me for my cram packed schedule. It was my sophomore year of high school.  I scheduled my days from 7:00 am until way past […]

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Playfulness

I saw a post a couple of weeks ago on Instagram stories from another blogger (MichelleFitRobinson) and was so inspired. She had posted a picture from a daily devotional reading. The post talked about being overwhelmed and stressed. It was a unique approach to solve […]

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Mini Inspiration Breaks

Do you take mini inspirational breaks during the day?  A couple of weeks ago I wrote about daily indulgences and while inspirational breaks are similar, these are designed to inspire you again when you are feeling overwhelmed or in need of some motivation. I know […]

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We Need Play Too!

“Play toys with me mama.” Oh the sweet voice of my son competing with the million voices going on in my head. The first thing I heard in my mind was the mantra that has been playing on repeat lately, “Children are not a distraction […]

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