10 Easy Steps to Being a Perfect Mom

I wanted to write a blog post, but I wasn’t sure what to write about so I decided to google what kind of blog posts people like to read.  One was a how-to guide so I have decided to write a how-to guide on how to be a mom.  When you are trying to get …

Story Time Blessings

It’s no secret I’ve been struggling with parenting lately.  M.J. has had a bad attitude and I wonder what I am doing wrong.  I will think, maybe I’m ready to have another kid… then I have a really hard parenting day and feel like I am not even capable of parenting one kid.  However; this …

God Sees the Beauty

Have you ever felt crazy? Have you felt depressed? Even if you are very blessed Have you struggled with a mental illness? Hoping for just a little stillness Have you felt ugly on the inside and out? Do compliments cause you to doubt? Have you struggled with hating yourself? Feeling like you are beyond help …

Such a Blessed Mom

By now you probably know that I sometimes struggle with feeling like a bad mom.  This has improved a lot since I have started going to therapy.  It also helps to have supportive mom friends who are honest about their struggles.  I have also been trying to learn to have grace with myself.  It has …

The Things We Do For Our Children

This afternoon, I played outside with M.J. for a little bit.  He didn’t want to play outside for very long because it was cold and windy.  While we were playing, I thought to myself, whenever I feel like a bad mom, I should remember that I often force myself to play with my son outside …

Subscribe to my blogDon't miss any new posts!