How to Love Chores!

So I am sitting this evening after a very long day of errands. But I am sitting in a clean home awaiting tomorrow and celebrating my littlest turning another year older! With this party, came a lot of work, preparing my home, shopping etc. And this has been a rough week for me. A week […]

Remembering the Loss

Today, January 27th, marks 70 years since the liberation of Auschwitz-birkenau. Auschwitz was the site where 1.1 million men, women and children were slaughtered during the Holocaust. It’s a chilling site, the barren stretch of harsh brick and uniform walls, a remnant of a time of unthinkable horror and devastation. We look back with disbelief, […]

When You Feel Like a Bad Mom

We all have those days as moms where we totally lose control, forget an appointment, pass-over the much-needed shower and go to the store anyway, and even hide under the covers with the onset of another sibling tirade. Some times though the circumstances aren’t within ourselves but the choices and actions of our children causing […]

Confessions of a Mom: Who Hates to Clean

As I lay me down to sleep I know my clothes are in a heap I told myself I would get to that But my best intentions again fell flat The dirty dishes reappear each day The counters are in constant disarray I send up a prayer for new resolve Hoping my mindset will evolve […]

My Christmas Story

Christmas. A celebration of the birth of our Lord. It’s supposed to be a happy time…a time we’re surrounded by our friends and family. But sadly, that’s not always true for some of us. For some, Christmas contains memories that are so painful, we’d rather just skip it altogether. As I watch the hustle and […]

Breathing in Peace

Take a moment, take a moment for yourself. Just breathe in and breathe out. Sit in silence or turn your favorite song on, you know the one, the one that relaxes you as soon as you hear it. Let the dishes wait, let the toys stay on the floor, that email you were supposed to […]

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