Motherhood

Releasing the Spirit from the Deep Freeze

Many of us have learned to put the needs of others before our own. That is understandable when we have children, elderly parents, even business clients who need our care. It is understandable, but not necessarily healthy. Perhaps as the deep freeze of winter begins to thaw and the long nights become shorter we can all find better ways to consider our own needs, to provide self-care. If you naturally recoil at the idea, you’re not alone More...

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Anonymous says:
February 25, 2014 at 2:31 PM
I like this article.Mary Cook

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Precious Moments That Lead to Timeless Grace

There are moments in life that leave a lasting impact on who we are. Some of these milestone moments involve an event, like getting married or having children. These precious moments are easy to recognize, but others aren't as easy to spot. A conversation with a grandparent or a memorable family trip could also shape your life in ways you might not understand at the time More...

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Geraldine P. says:
August 12, 2013 at 11:03 PM
Loved the whole article! I loved the idea of the journal
Pat W. says:
August 23, 2013 at 4:32 PM
I feel like these ideas are great for helping one's self get through the harder times in life we all experience as well

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Embracing Summer's Offerings

Great Ways To Embrace Summer Fun

The mercury is rising and that can only mean one thing: fun in the sun. Break out your flip-flops, dust off your bike and wipe the cobwebs from the grill because itís time to embrace the warm weather.

Before the summer months pass you by, make a list of all the things you want to accomplish this summer More...


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The Art of Mothering

Since the moment Eve first cuddled baby Cain in the Garden, mothers have developed a reputation as nurturers. In fact, itís the odd non-nurturing mother who makes the news.

It seems as though most of us are hard-wired to care for others, cultivate relationships, and create a soft nest for those who need us More...

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Kessie N. says:
May 4, 2013 at 9:51 PM
I love this!! Sniff, sniff!!

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Gifting the Moms in Your Life

Beyond Breakfast in Bed

Flowers and breakfast in bed are a great way to show the mom in your life that you appreciate all that she does. But donít stop there. The woman who nearly always put everyoneís needs before her own deserves to be pampered from head to toe. Gift certificates for spa and wellness services make perfect Motherís Day gifts for Mom, Grandma or your favorite aunt More...


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