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67 Positive Affirmations for Children

Positive, pride-based affirmations build confidence in children and encourages them to do positive behavior. Here are 67 positive affirmations for children to say to children....... more

Positive, pride-based affirmations build confidence in children and encourages them to do positive behavior. Here...... more

What Are the Five Love Languages for Couples

  Some couples are unaware that their partner may express and feel love utterly different than they do. The more we try to love our...... more

  Some couples are unaware that their partner may express and feel love utterly different...... more

Essential Oils for Happiness

As an aromatherapist I share the ultimate list of essential oils for mothers, including essential oil diffuser blends and recipes for relaxation, calm, and mood-boosting....... more

As an aromatherapist I share the ultimate list of essential oils for mothers, including essential...... more

Mommy Workouts Ideas

  Busy moms need a workout schedule and plan that fits into their daily lives. If it doesn't, or it's unrealistic, it's only not going...... more

  Busy moms need a workout schedule and plan that fits into their daily lives....... more

Potty Training: How and When to Potty Train a Toddler

Learn the quickest and most effective way to potty train a toddler.... more

Learn the quickest and most effective way to potty train a toddler.... more

New Mom and Baby Checklist: Product Recommendations

I loved owning the largest sustainable, eco-friendly children's boutique in Southern California for 10+ years. And in the years of experience with baby products, I've...... more

I loved owning the largest sustainable, eco-friendly children's boutique in Southern California for 10+ years....... more

Here's How to Set Up a Family Routine

    If you're like a lot of parents I speak to, you crave the satisfaction and predictability of a consistent family routine that helps...... more

    If you're like a lot of parents I speak to, you crave the...... more

When Motherhood Feels Scary

  Depression is still one of the most common medical conditions of pregnancy. So, when I see messages that imply that we just need good...... more

  Depression is still one of the most common medical conditions of pregnancy. So, when...... more

How to Reduce Anxiety Quickly (VIDEO)

In this video I cover grounding ways to cope with anxiety.  You can use these grounding techniques in pregnancy and in motherhood.... more

In this video I cover grounding ways to cope with anxiety.  You can use these...... more

Positive Parenting Tips (that Actually Help)

Ideal parenting tips are GREAT. But, not always practical or helpful. Parenting should not be idealize. Parenting is not an "end game" where we reach...... more

Ideal parenting tips are GREAT. But, not always practical or helpful. Parenting should not be...... more

how you think we making it through this? (a poem about mothers)

giversthe mothers how you think we making it through this? the ones that take it all on las mamas the mamis the mommies that’s us,...... more

giversthe mothers how you think we making it through this? the ones that take it...... more

Natural Ways to Reduce Stress and Anxiety

Even the most zen mom will have times where she'll struggle staying grounded and at peace. Here are ways to care for yourself during times...... more

Even the most zen mom will have times where she'll struggle staying grounded and at...... more

Raising a Teen that Confides in You

I cried the day I found out I was having a baby girl. And I'll tell you why.   When I was a teenager, every...... more

I cried the day I found out I was having a baby girl. And I'll...... more

A Child-Centric Divorce

There are many reasons why a marriage may end, one of them being when two people grow greatly apart and consciously divorcing is a more...... more

There are many reasons why a marriage may end, one of them being when two...... more

Books to Read for Pregnancy, Birth, Babies and Motherhood

A comprehensive recommended list of books to read for pregnancy, birth, babies and motherhood by Prenatal and Postpartum Expert, Giselle Baumet.... more

A comprehensive recommended list of books to read for pregnancy, birth, babies and motherhood by...... more

Dads Get Less Sleep Than Mom During Postpartum

In studies, it's been shown that dads get less sleep than new moms. But, if you're a new mom, you may be wondering - WTH,...... more

In studies, it's been shown that dads get less sleep than new moms. But, if...... more

Sex, We Are Going to Talk About It

Once upon a time, I would've had a hard time getting some of you off each other. Anytime, any place, as many times as one...... more

Once upon a time, I would've had a hard time getting some of you off...... more

Your Step-By-Step Guide to Making and Keeping Resolutions

Instead of the typical resolutions, do these and better yourself while keeping them all year long.... more

Instead of the typical resolutions, do these and better yourself while keeping them all year...... more

It was just a Regular Trip to the Grocery Store, And He Got a Balloon from the Cashier

When you make a true connection with your young child, everything you do next changes.... more

When you make a true connection with your young child, everything you do next changes....... more

Why I Stopped Trying to be the Perfect Mom, And Why You Should Too

Drop being perfect and do these instead.... more

Drop being perfect and do these instead.... more

She found her happy. What's yours?

Here's how you can find your happy thing.... more

Here's how you can find your happy thing.... more

How to Be More Patient with Kids

Learn how to be a more mindful and patient parent.... more

Learn how to be a more mindful and patient parent.... more

Chores for Children (Ages 18 mos - 12 years old)

Is it too soon to start chores for your little one? Learn what age-appropriate chores your child can do.... more

Is it too soon to start chores for your little one? Learn what age-appropriate chores...... more

No One Can Empower You

Here's why no one else can actually empower you.... more

Here's why no one else can actually empower you.... more

Working Parents and Bedtime Routines

You want time with your baby, after a long day at work. Here are ways to make evenings easier.... more

You want time with your baby, after a long day at work. Here are ways...... more

Children and Juice Are Not a Good Mix

Reasons why kids and juice are a bad mix.... more

Reasons why kids and juice are a bad mix.... more

3 Tips for Easier School Mornings

Here are the tips that make getting ready for school easier.... more

Here are the tips that make getting ready for school easier.... more

When Did We All Become Perfect Moms?

You're the perfect mom who can judge..until you can't.... more

You're the perfect mom who can judge..until you can't.... more

5 Tips for Working Parents During the Summer

Here are my tips for managing summer as a full time working parent.... more

Here are my tips for managing summer as a full time working parent.... more

Camping with Kids Made Easy

Learn creative and comfortable ways to camp with children.... more

Learn creative and comfortable ways to camp with children.... more

Herbs and Aromatherapy for “that time of the month”.

Learn about the herbs and essential oils you can use for PMS.... more

Learn about the herbs and essential oils you can use for PMS.... more

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