Stress Reducing

Letting Go of Perfect When Volunteering

leaving perfect behind — in expectations of yourself and others Although we can be in the busyness of mom-hood, sometimes we can have the opportunities and desire …. seeking outside organizations to give of our time, outside projects to work on, non-for-profit organizations to finance or become involved with. Volunteering! I love doing it! There […] Read more…

Cinnamon Fans Dessert

A stacked sweet comfort treat. Small enough for kids desserts or snacks. Easy enough for mom to make quickly or easy enough for kids to help bake. Ingredients 2C all-purpose flour 4.5tsp baking powder ¼ tsp salt 1/4C shortening 3/4C milk 2 tbsp sugar 1 tsp cinnamon Icing: 1tbsp butter 1/2C icing sugar hot water […] Read more…

When a Parent is Sick

A surety that we all should not be surprised when it happens: is sickness in the home. Especially during this cold and flu season! And yet how many of us are caught off guard when the dreaded germs DO invade our homes. What to do when a parent is sick? Calendars are interrupted. To-do list are stopped full […] Read more…

Transforming Hearts and Homes

guest post by: Marlene DeForrest http://www.myhopeforautism.com Boy-oh-boy, do I know what it’s like to be busy, especially when my kids were…well…still kids. In the early days of Hannah’s autism, she lost all her language skills, became self-abusive and had autistic melt-downs that lasted for hours. My husband was a truck-driver and was gone for three […] Read more…

Losing Post Baby Weight | 3 steps to begin!

Most women that have extra weight that their carrying around (especially around the middle) know that they need to lose it. It so SUCKS to be asked (again “sigh”) “When are you expecting?” when you’ve tried your best to actually HIDE the Post Baby Belly! Same goes for me and my story. I’m a 30+ women, who […] Read more…