January 20, 2018

Thoughts on Momotony and Sacred Work


By Glennon Melton Sisters and brothers — summer is coming. Momotony (doing things all day that just get undone and then doing the same things the next day and the next and the next and…) is on its way. Let’s prepare. Read more at Huffington Post.

Finding Mommy Bliss

finding mommy bliss

By Julie Samrick Genny Heikka is a friend from my writing group who just wrote an uplifting book called Finding Mommy Bliss. Each section has stories from Genny’s own life and experiences that drive each message home, which all add up to 20 practical ways we can find more happiness in our role as mothers…. Read more

Parental Growing Pains


I came across a piece I wrote nearly 3 years ago when my fourth baby quit nursing abruptly.  My other 3 had weaned gradually, and had nursed longer, but one day she’d simply moved on and I was surprised by my reaction to the change.   And as graduations and other milestones abound this time… Read more