An Accident – No Longer A Slave To Fear


Parenting

Today I am sharing the story of a recent accident involving an Epi-Pen for two reasons: to raise awareness of Epi-Pen safety, and to share how God’s faithfulness and presence gave tangible peace and help in a scary situation. The Accident Yesterday was a normal summer day. The kids and I got up, ate breakfast […]

July 11, 2017

6 Ways To Reclaim JOY When Stuck In Mom-Guilt


I'm a Work in Progresss, Parenting

Why do we carry mom-guilt? Fixating on sharp words and mistakes steals our joy. We can kick mom-guilt to the curb to reclaim joy. Will you join me? Some days do not go as planned. Some days are filled with joy and success but as night falls, I find myself dwelling on my failure – […]

June 30, 2017

Gifts Moms With Little Ones Will Love


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Whether she’s your mom, wife, friend, or daughter, here’s some gift ideas a mom in your life will love. thisgratefulmama.com

December 12, 2016

Simple Teacher Valentines


Parenting

Our son is celebrating Valentine’s Day at school today. He picked out sport-themed valentines. He was very excited about them, and they were the perfect treat for a nut-free classroom. After signing 20 Valentines, he was ready to be done. However, I wanted to make his teachers something small to recognize the great job that […]

February 10, 2016

We are ALL Moms – Choosing To Encourage, Not Judge Other Moms


I'm a Work in Progresss

Why does it seem like moms are offended by each other on a regular basis? Some stay at home moms are offended by other stay at home moms. Some stay at home moms are offended by working moms. Some working moms are offended by other working moms. Some working moms are offended by stay at […]

February 5, 2016