Mother’s Day: What Not to Do

This year will be my 9th year celebrating Mother’s Day! Motherhood didn’t come to me easily. I had been told many, many times that I would never carry my own child.

The fact that I was able to have 3 healthy, full-term babies has been a gift and Mother’s Day is a day I truly cherish.

That is not to say I expect a huge production to celebrate the occasion, no I prefer just the opposite. I like to keep things simple and meaningful.

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5 Books That Made Me a Better Mom

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Once upon a time I had no idea how to be a mom. Sure, I knew the very basics of childcare..feed them, keep them clean, love them… What I needed help with was how to parent our little ones, help becoming a better mom.

Everyone said how naturally motherhood comes and not to worry about it…I’ll find my way. That is NOT how it worked for me, the mothering instinct didn’t just come naturally, I had to find it. 

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