Winning Through “The Mommy Rut”

Definition of “The Mommy Rut”- the feeling and experience of stagnation, nebulously operating through daily lifeʼs activities and challenges, with the possible result of the mother realizing that she has been delinquent in self-care, embracing habits & hobbies that are restorative and maintaining vibrancy. Thursday morning…Wait? Did I wear jeans/yoga pants E V E R […]

Party Time? Design on A Dime and Keep Your Mind!

Party, party, party! For some, those words evoke excitement. For others – namely parents with children under 5 years of age – they can create some anxiety. Okay, okay…that’s just me??? Fine….but I know I’m not the only one who didn’t give their children parties until 5 years old…and then only invited my adult friends […]

Taking The Time

Hey Moms, First off – Happy New Year.  I speak blessings and abundance into your new year…new you.  Remember, resolutions and deciding to live better than before can happen whenever you want (and will) it.  😉 Over the past several weeks, much has happened to me.  A recent sickness and some health concerns have officially inspired […]

How To Stay Motivated

Hey Moms, Some days are just MEH. ?  Whether from the weight of mom-world on your shoulders to the actual world news…some days just require extra work to stay in the game.  When these moments hit, I often think about my old days of playing tennis and how I stayed motivated to win as an […]

What are Your distractions?

Hey Moms, I had the awesome opportunity to see a friend perform live last Sunday.  She’s a singer, a friend from my old church, and a fellow Chicagoan.  One of her songs spoke about distractions…I think the song’s chorus was a “tall glass of distraction”.  The song spoke about what it costs to get sidelined […]

Day #32 of the #365daysofmomswinning

Hey Moms, It’s Day #32 of the #365daysofmomswinning And I’m so grateful! Win of the day: kicking off the school year S T R O N G ! ? Kids have been getting up early and getting themselves together with little assistance. And we have been ready early every day. If you know how much I’ve […]

Day #29 of #365daysofmomswinning

Hey Moms,   Day #29 of the #365daysofmomswinning and it’s an amazing day to be alive. Post your Win,tag @momswinning  and use the hashtag to be featured. My Win of the day was being prepared with glasses to watch the eclipse. My mom had enough foresight last month to buy us some glasses so we […]

Day #28 of the #365daysofmomswinning

Hey Moms, Day #28 of the #365daysofmomswinning! Post your Win, tag @momswinning and use the hashtag to be featured. Today, my Win is simple: I appreciated nature. Some days, stopping and really studying nature is a mini meditation for me to keep going through the day. As we ramp up for school, there’s lots to […]

Day #27 of the #365daysofmomswinning

Hey Moms, I was working on a half tank today after a fun moms night out. My Win of the day is that I actually took advantage of the weather and got to the pool. Swimming was so therapeutic and refreshing. What was your Win of the day? Post it, tag @momswinning and #365daysofmomswinning to […]

Day #26 of the #365daysofmomswinning

Hey Moms, I missed yesterday (#momlife) but I’m catching up now…let’s get pumped!? My Win for Day #26 was having a night OFF…you hear me!!???? like a full night off…see you in the morning…love you bye! ✌️ It sounds so funny, but sometimes it’s hard to accept help with the kids. But the nice thing is that […]

Day #25 of the #365daysofmomswinning

Hey Moms, It’s Day #25 of #365daysofmomswinning and thank you for all the love! Please post your daily wins and let’s continue to encourage to hold each other up. Tag @momswinning and use the hashtag #365daysofmomswinning to be featured. Today’s win you can relate to…I actually made it to the gym…even though it felt like […]