Serenity in Finding Stillness

Serenity in Finding Stillness [caption id="attachment_727" align="aligncenter" width="900"] How to find peace as a Mom[/caption] I believe one of the most loving things we can do for our kids is to sit with them and do nothing. Does that sound crazy?   We live in a world with increasing demands on our time and attention. Choices abound as to how to spend our free time and responsibilities at work and in the home increase as everyone takes on more hobbies and activities.   Yet to really connect with someone, you need stillness. You need to be fully present. And you...Read More

What makes a Good Mom?

It is more important to be a good mom than to feel like you are a good mom. What do I mean? Well there are all sorts of definitions floating around in the world, and in our heads, as to what a good mom is exactly. The definition of a good mom differs by culture, country, social groups and between friends. To set the entire pile of logs to flame, let’s add in the fact that a lot of these definitions and directives are unconscious. We don’t question them. Until perhaps, we read an article, notice someone else doing it...Read More
The joy of parenting & 60 Minutes Great Parent

How to Be a Good Parent in 60 Minutes a Day

Are you a good parent?   A Go To List of How to Be a Good Parent in 60 Minutes a Day When Time is Tight Do you walk around with guilt hanging on your back like a backpack filled with rocks because you aren’t sure if you’re a good enough parent? Does the challenge of being a good parent feel overwhelming? Are you exhausted with just a little leftover time to yourself? Does the day escape youand suddenly it's bedtime, and you haven’t connected with your child on a deep level? You aren’t alone. I feel like that sometimes too....Read More