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Deep Dive into Daily Connection

Deep Dive into Daily Connection

My son Ben is taking scuba lessons and Brigham sent me these fun photos. My favorite part of these photos is little brother Louis sitting on the edge of the pool watching big brother. Those two are a dynamic duo! Yesterday I texted Ben and […]

How to Know If You Are Pursuing the Right Path with Passion & Perseverance

How to Know If You Are Pursuing the Right Path with Passion & Perseverance

Brielle said “I love you” today for the first time. I love ALL of the “firsts” and it is just as joyful and thrilling with an 8th child’s firsts as it was with my first’s firsts. She was the pure joy of my morning today […]

How to Create a Mother Mission Statement

How to Create a Mother Mission Statement

Click HERE to request my little summary tip sheet, a PDF guide on How To Create A Mother Mission Statement I hope you enjoyed the video about my experience learning about and implementing mission statements into my efforts as a mama. Here’s a recap if […]

Grit Girl Abby Shares – “One Year Sugar FREE” (So Worth It!!)

Grit Girl Abby Shares – “One Year Sugar FREE” (So Worth It!!)

Discipline, health benefits, grit, example, doing hard things… I asked Abby to share what she learned from her sugar free year! She made her goal despite quite a few challenging times. I asked her to share her experience and here is what she had to […]

Announcing Momni

Announcing Momni

Well… I’ve been working on a little project since March.  It’s grown into a very BIG project! Brigham and I have created a tech startup to provide a solution to the global childcare crisis.  It’s called Momni! Momni is an app to connect mothers to […]

The Power of a Mother’s Love

The Power of a Mother’s Love

I have been invited to speak in India about the power of a mother’s love and how it promotes peace.  I’m excited to share Brielle’s birth story and how she came to our family through the miraculous power of two mothers’ love.  Enjoy the short […]

The Battle of Monday Night – By Contributor Mama Kathrine

The Battle of Monday Night – By Contributor Mama Kathrine

Chalk it up as a successful Family Home Evening. That’s what I’ve decided to do. It’s after midnight, post-Monday-FHE chaos, and I can’t sleep because of what an amazing FHE we had. Oh yeah. What was so great about it, you ask? Let’s see… Was […]