Thinking about hiring a babysitter?

So you got a babysitter? Here are the the items you must go over and feel comfortable with before you leave your precious cargo in their care:

8 Simple Ways to Take Time for Yourself Each Day

It’s not easy to balance motherhood, marriage and taking time for yourself. Creating balance doesn’t necessarily mean it needs to be an equal balance either. By carving out a few minutes each day to focus on yourself, gives you the opportunity to recharge and refocus on your priorities.

I Secretly Hate Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is the day to celebrate the wonderful mothers and mother-figures in peoples’ lives. For most, it’s a very happy and joyous day, but for some this day can cause a lot of pain and sadness. As a woman who has experienced many years of hurt triggered by this holiday, I can honestly say that I, for the most part, don’t like Mother’s Day.

9 Things I Learned About Women From Being In Moms’ Groups

Moms’ groups bring women from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and religions together for the purpose of making friends for our children and ourselves.  As an avid moms’ group participant over the past seven years, I’ve had the opportunity to spend countless hours with other moms.