Day 15: It’s all about You. #findingjoy challenge

(if you’re wondering where days 9,10,11,12,13, and 14 are — well, they’ll be coming — let’s just say life got a bit busy. Wait. Super busy ....more

15 Things That Don’t Define Motherhood – and the One Thing That Matters

For real. Don’t let these fifteen things take away from your awesomeness. Enjoy ....more

Day 6: The Amazing Impact of Others. #findingjoy

Can you believe we are already to Day 6 of this challenge? Day 6 of deliberately living a life where we look for joy. Day 6 of seeing our awesome ....more

Day 4: I am Worth It. (because yes, you are). #findingjoy

Today it’s about letting go. It’s about letting go of all of those things that hold you back. It’s about letting go of the fears, the worries, the angst, and the self-talk that sometimes defines you without all the awesome that you really are in your everyday ....more

Day 1: I am Enough #findingjoy challenge

You know how a house has to have a foundation? The foundation for this entire challenge – for finding joy and living a life filled with more hope, joy, happiness, and less worry, angst, and those nights wondering if we measure up – well, the foundation is first of all knowing in our hearts that […] The post Day 1: I am Enough #findingjoy challenge appeared first on finding joy ....more

the first (and limited edition) finding joy teeshirt is here!

Last week, on Facebook, I posted this simple and fun question for our awesome, and I mean encouraging real mom kind of awesome, ...more

why time is more important than stuff

The other day I received a sweet comment from a mom who wished she was able to purchase extra things for her kids and then wrestling with this feeling about not being able to give her kids what she thought they needed and deserved – when she couldn’t budget it in. Well, first of all […] The post why time is more important than stuff appeared first on finding joy ....more

why you need to let go of mom guilt

This is why: Mom guilt keeps us from seeing the awesome in today.Click To Tweet - Powered By CoSchedule Listen. We all have those moments where we mess up. We drop the ball, we yell, we get short tempered, we mess up, and all of that ....more

why you’re worth more than the perfect selfie

I’ll admit it. I’ve done the selfie thing. Sit in the car or at the table, get the kids behind, look up and smile ....more

10 Ways to Burn Out as a Mom (and how to avoid them)

These ten things contribute to mom burnout. We don’t want burnout. We want awesome ....more