A few months ago my sister and I took a retreat to Sedona, AZ. There is a beautiful place called Buddha Beach filled with hundreds of rock cairns (tiny piles of rocks.)
We read that it was a tradition for visitors to create their own rock cairn when they visit the beach. My [...]
The other day I was rushing here and there (even though I had committed to honoring the much slower pace I had cultivated this holiday season.) Amidst all that bustle, I suddenly realized I was running on autopilot again.
I wasn’t savoring my first morning coffee. I wasn’t taking a few moments each day [...]
By Guest Blogger Stacy Stevens
“It’s not enough to be busy, so are the ants. The question is, what are we busy about?” – Henry David Thoreau
When I chose to begin working from home, I thought, “Sweet! I will finally get to see my boys, spend time with them and really enjoy motherhood! [...]
Prior to launching the crowdfunding campaign for the Mom Gets A Business Conference, I interviewed as many people as possible who had launched successful crowdfunding campaigns. I asked them for advice, tips and tricks to increase the success of a campaign.
One of the things I heard over and over again was “The people [...]
I’m getting ready to launch my first conference. (You can see details here: www.momgetsabiz.com.) This is unchartered territory for me.
It is scary. The potential for failure on a micro and macro level is real.
This week I was speaking with a group of women entrepreneurs about living life from a place of fear [...]
By Joni Lowe
I LOVE being a Mom. I’m so very truly grateful I was able to be a stay at home Mom during the toddler years. I was SUPER MOMMY going on play dates, going to story time at the library, going to the playgrounds to swing, etc.. Everything was going really well, [...]
By MomGAL Expert Laurie Foley
Want to know the most courageous thing I ever did as a mom? I stopped comparing myself to other mothers. The terrible habit of measuring my life with the yardstick of others had become nothing more than a stick to beat myself. Every time I thought “She’s thinner,” I [...]
Can you smell it? Oh Yeah – that is Spring, Baby! I revel in being able to see the grass again. I’ve missed it. Have you? Perhaps you are in a part of the country where your grass wasn’t hiding but maybe your growth was. It happens.
Winter is naturally a time to hibernate [...]