Working Moms: How to Tell if your Job is Hurting your Health

It’s crucial for you to know how your job could be detrimental to you and your family’s wellbeing. If you bury your head in the sand, then you may find that your physical and mental health suffer and that things continue to spiral until you make the right changes. Weakened Immune System Scientists and even…

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How Mommies Can Make Money by Crafty Merchandising

Having multiple income streams is definitely a good plan, especially as a parent. Extra money coming in can be helpful in covering everything from medical emergencies to those dreaded last minute school projects fees. Because somehow a model of a cell diagram never seems to cost less than $50 and we only get a days’…

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Returning to work after having kids

Whether you’re currently on maternity leave or are spending some time as a stay-at-home mom the chances are you’ve thought about the world of work at least once in the last few weeks or months. You may have done so out of financial necessity, or because you desperately miss your job and the thought of…

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Essay on 10 Signs of Emotional Abuse

A person can't be completely assessed until the point when you had endeavored to abandon him. Many studies concluded that there are still large numbers of women who have seen abuse or damaging conduct in their parent's life never proposed to have a similar sort of treatment in their own or children's life. Social abuses…

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On completing an almost-Whole30 and creating sustainable habits

One of the goals I set for 2017 was to complete another Whole30, and I decided to jump in with both feet on January 1st (as did, it seems, half of the people I know!). This time, I decided not to make a big deal or talk a lot about it on social media because I…

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7 Things Saving My Sanity as A Work-At-Homeschooling Mom

  7 Things Saving My Sanity I don't care what anyone says, life as a work-at-homeschooling mom isn’t easy, no matter how good at it you are. It takes, well, work to juggle work (whether it's a full-time job or a business of your own) plus homeschooling, and they're just aren’t a ton of extra…

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Have you bought new underwear this year?

When was the last time you bought new underwear? Not Dora underwear for the two-year-old or boxers for your husband, but new underwear for you. I know that's a pretty bold question to ask, but bear with me for a minute. In some ways, this question has become an archetype for self care, an example…

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7 things that are saving my life right now

I'm linking up with Modern Mrs. Darcy to share the things that are saving my life right now.  Even though I truly do love these days with littles in the house again, it's definitely not the easiest stage of life as we balance the needs of our big girls, Sean starting a new business, homeschooling, and…

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What I really need you to say

This is the closest I could get to showing you my emotional-like-a-crazy-person face! Last Friday was quite the emotional day for us. As we continue working through a whole litany of doctor, dentist and vision appointments (mostly standard well visits times eight), we got some "not so great" news... First, we learned that our oldest daughter…

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Why I no longer set an alarm in the morning

Confession: I am a firm believer in the value of getting up early, getting your day started before your kids wake up, and taking control of your day. So it might surprise you to hear that I no longer set an alarm 99% of the time. The reason is simple: While I highly value and need those morning…

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