I’m so glad you stopped by. I’ve compiled a bunch of posts about motherhood that may be helpful to you.

Keep in mind that I’m only 14 years into my motherhood journey, so I have a limited view. Our home is a work in progress and each person in our family is only human after all – with strengths and weaknesses, joys and sorrows – and in great need of Jesus’ love, forgiveness, and grace. But along the way, I’ve been enriched by God’s guidance, my mom’s wisdom, and wisdom from other people. I’m learning how to love my children… and I love sharing what I learn with you.

I hope you find something up-lifting and helpful here.

I’m cheering you on!

Start here:

Half the Distance and Twice as Far: On the Inevitable Sacrifices of Motherhood

You Really Just Had to Be There

This Truth About Motherhood May Be a Game-Changer

Babies:

5 Simple Choices for Postpartum Health

How to Successfully and Peacefully Breastfeed Your Newborn at Night

Motherhood: I’m Going to Savor It

Early Childhood:

The First 7 Years: What Really Matters in Early Childhood

Ten Tips for a Happy Toddler

Do You Want to Train Your Kids in Kindness?

Got a Whiney Child? Here are 2 Things That Helped Us

Kids Cry a lot: And What the Gospel Has to Do with It

Kids Laugh A Lot: Build a Happy Home

Motivate Your Kids Without Bribery, Candy, or Charts

Tired of Playing Tug-of-War with Your Child? Try This.

Backyard Baseball: No More Ghost-Runners (Motherhood Hack)

2 Superpowers for Every Kid: “I Can Go First.” “I Can Go Last.”

 The Birthday Book: The Answer for That Ever-Growing Stack of Greeting Cards

How to Get Your Life Back from Distraction, Depression, and Distance

Children of any age:

When Your Child Doesn’t Love You

We Changed the Way we Talk About Sex with our Kids

Especially for you, Mom:

Mom, Your Degree and Career are Worth Every $

As We Empty Ourselves for God, He Will Fill Us

The #1 Thing We Can Learn from Mommy-Guilt

When Ministry Happens in Fits and Starts

Remember the Dream, Mama: A Whisper of Encouragement for When the Days Drag On

What it Takes to Float: Motherhood

Motherhood Is Good for Women

When You Feel Invisible, You Glorify God

Approach Motherhood Like Med School

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