Motherhood is not an excuse for your burn out. It’s not your life that has to change, it’s not your children that have to grow up, and it’s not your husband that has to take notice. It’s you. You have to change.
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Whether you are a stay at home mom or a working mom, we all have skills that we can now add to our resume that only motherhood could attribute to us.
Many mamas are joining the ranks of small business ownership and with that, take on the title of Mompreneur. Whether direct sales, Etsy, a service-oriented business, or something completely unique, a Mompreneur wears many hats, and she needs your support. I began my Etsy shop as a hobby. I needed to find my creative self […]
Enough. Enough is Enough. But what is enough? Am I enough? Do I do enough? Do I earn enough? Do we play enough? Is the house big enough? Are the kids happy enough? How do you measure? How do you know? Do you just one day wake up feeling content with your accomplishments? Is there […]
I’m often asked how I can stand to leave my kids when I travel for business. “Don’t you miss them?” Yep! “Who takes care of them?” Um, my husband. “Do you feel guilty?” Nope! I’ve been traveling for work since before I had children. Sometimes, internationally and for weeks at a time. Once our family […]
I’ve never been a stay-at-home mom. When I had my oldest, I was working full-time. I was only able to take six weeks off of work, then started back at my job and I’ve been working 40+ hours a week ever since. I had my second baby in January, I’m fortunate to work for […]
There are so many moms doing incredible things right here in Colorado Springs, making a difference in a variety of ways. Because we’re passionate about the moms in our city, we want to do all we can to both celebrate and champion them. This is the second installment in our new series; I Am a […]
There are many things that make me feel like I really won at this being a wife and a mother thing. I feel like a champion if I can get most of the laundry done, folded and put away. If I get dressed in real clothes most days, If I get out of the house […]
Okay, let’s just get straight into it – because when you have a family of five, there just isn’t any time for lengthy introductions. Cash Under the Restaurant Table We occasionally venture outside the house and go out to eat at a restaurant where they have silverware, cloth napkins, and adult conversation. When we do […]