Go from Surviving to Thriving this Winter Break

Make room for your health and wellness, and family time, too!

Thrive this winter break

Do you remember how magical the countdown to winter break was when you were a child?  Especially when you were older, and you had to get through final exams, knowing that, once you put in all the hard work, it was game on!  Two or more weeks of sleeping in, movies, playing in the snow,…

“Good Enough is Good Enough”

A Busy Mom Mindset Shift

“Good enough is good enough.”  Say it out loud, Mama.  Today let’s have a little chat about making room for self-love when “life takes over.” Some days you just can’t get your head above water.  It happens to the best of us.  This week, for example, I had a day that I thought was going…

Five Steps to Find Time for Fitness

by Cathy

We are all so busy—work, family, household responsibilities. Don’t even get me started on dishes and laundry!! The back-to-school time of year can exacerbate all of it. It seems impossible to find time for fitness, yet you can’t do the things you want to do in your life if you don’t care for yourself and…

Salvage Your Summer Bucket List

It's not too late!

Salvage Summer Bucket List

It’s often been said that the Fourth of July is kind of the middle mark for summer for kids in school and for their moms.  So, with that date just passed, how are you feeling about your time?  Is the term “time management” something that you laugh at?  Is the phrase “summer time management” an oxymoron?…

Why Busy Moms Need Evernote

Are you a busy mom who finds that, no matter what, you’re struggling to keep track of it all? School.  Sports.  Lessons.  Household stuff.  Grocery lists.  Birthdays. Is it just me, or does that list make you a bit anxious, too? The only way we can stay sane is if we are deliberate about how…

Mom time-saving product: Dr. Bronner’s liquid soap

When I find something that makes my life easier, I feel compelled to share it.  When it is a time-saving product, a natural product, performs multiple functions, and smells heavenly, I honestly almost feel selfish NOT taking the time to toss together a quick post. Today that product is Dr. Bronner’s liquid soap. Part of feeding…