Category Archives: Mothering

How to Prevent a Mommy Tantrum

Child!  Why must you do so many things that stress me out?  When will you understand that I NEED silence?  Please please let your food go from the bowl to your mouth without spilling for just one meal time today! … Continue reading

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How I’m Creating an Environment of Belonging

I’ve been on the road quite a bit over the last few day, and that has given me some multitasking moments to finish Daring Greatly by Brene` Brown …on audio book… Don’t worry, I am not so confident in my multitasking … Continue reading

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I’m a Good Mom… And So Are You

There I am newly minted mom, believing I was wise beyond my 23years on the planet. This post contains affiliate links.  Items purchased through these links or by clicking the Amazon ad in my side bar provides a monetary income for this blog. … Continue reading

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What To Write to Your Sponsored Child’s Mother.

I know it’s only the end of February and Mother’s Day seems very far away… but it’s the perfect time to talk about what to write to your sponsored child’s mother for Mother’s Day. Write about why you chose her child … Continue reading

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Ramblings of a Travelling Minimalist

I glanced around the one bedroom hotel suite that all five of us were using as home base for two nights in Vancouver late last week.  “How many square feet is this hotel room?” I asked Craig.  “Oh I don’t … Continue reading

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4 Intentional Ways I am Loving on My Kids

It’s Valentine’s Day on Saturday so around here we are all about love this week. Yesterday I wrote about loving the world.  Today I’m going to shrink the circle a bit and talk about loving on my kids. Books at … Continue reading

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4 Ways a Mom of Little Ones Can Love The World

It’s Valentine’s on Saturday so around here we are all about love this week.  I thought I would start big and give you some ideas for loving the world… Sponsor a Child We sponsor through Compassion International but there are other … Continue reading

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