What Finding Joy Means Using the KonMarie Method

What’s The Big Deal About Finding “Joy”? The latest craze on Netflix that has seemingly taken over American households is none other than the new reality show featuring Marie Kondo and her expertise on how to tidy your home, no matter what point of life you might be in at the moment. “Tidying Up With … Read more What Finding Joy Means Using the KonMarie Method

5 Tips to Survive the Stress of Motherhood

Nothing quite changes you as a person than becoming a mother. All the characteristics of motherhood are well known and most have been turned into gifs or memes, bringing the motherhood tribe together in their exhaustion, frustration, and joys. But while we jokingly disparage our lack of sleep and crying infants, it’s the picture of … Read more 5 Tips to Survive the Stress of Motherhood

Understanding Miscarriage: A Guide For Responding To A Grieving Mother

Understanding miscarriage and responding appropriately

It’s the word no mother ever wants to hear. It’s the experience no mother ever wants to live through or would wish on anyone. It’s the subject matter most people shy away from out of awkwardness and uncertainty. Miscarriage. Empty arms. In other words, total devastation and heartbreak for the mothers and couples that find … Read more Understanding Miscarriage: A Guide For Responding To A Grieving Mother

Making It Through Motherhood with Your Mommy Tribe

A great friend of mine shared this graphic on Facebook and, if I had been drinking a glass of Shalom, I would’ve choked and sputtered: Can I get an “Amen”??!! Seriously. If you have children, you have most likely found yourself “there”. It’s that place where you mentally are telling yourself that this is soooo … Read more Making It Through Motherhood with Your Mommy Tribe

5 Ways To Survive the Post-Pregnancy Blur

You have survived pregnancy – all 10 months of it because let’s face it, 40 weeks equals 10 months! Ok, so technically 2 weeks don’t count but who’s judging, right?! You survived labor and birth, which during it you probably swore to yourself mentally that you would never do this again…EVER! (you promptly forget this … Read more 5 Ways To Survive the Post-Pregnancy Blur