Category Archives: Conscious Parenting

A Funny Little Story About God

This post is brought to you by an unexpected moment of consciousness during lunch with my 4-year-old. I was just sitting down having sandwiches with him — just the two of us — and out of the blue, he started in … Continue reading

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We Belong To Each Other

This post is for all of you. For every fabulously ordinary mom who is reading this. You need to hear this story. You need to know this mom. She is one of us. She belongs to us. And she inspires … Continue reading

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Do We Have Great Expectations?

I had the good fortune of hearing Wes Moore, author of The Other Wes Moore, speak yesterday at a benefit for Voices for Utah Children, and something he said has really stuck with me. He said we are not a … Continue reading

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Do Not Be A Perfect Mom

I brought a book into the shower with me a few days ago, and I think it may have changed my life. I’ve had a copy of Wreck This Journal by Keri Smith for nearly four years, and for a … Continue reading

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A Shout-out to Mother Eve

Since I had the Mother’s Day gift of some free time this morning, I thought it would be fun to try another Newspaper Blackout Poem. It was totally an accident that today’s poem turned out to be a poem about … Continue reading

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Create the Motherhood YOU Want

Old habits die hard. I got up this morning with the intention of writing a blog post about creating the life you want instead of always reacting to whatever is going on around you.  I sat down to the computer… … Continue reading

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Do Your Kids Care About Who You Are?

I read an interesting article in the paper a few weeks ago about working moms. A study was mentioned that really drove home the point (to me anyway) that our kids absolutely need us to engage with them on a … Continue reading

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You Say You Want A Revolution Motherhood?

Hey Moms. If you are ready to really dig deep into the scary, awesome, devil-goddess inside you to find out who you truly are and how you can tap into your amazing sacred self to help get you started on … Continue reading

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Books to Help Kids Be Themselves

In honor of independence, especially personal independence, I thought I would share with you a couple of children’s books I found that would be great to read to your kids (or yourself, for that matter) to help them realize that … Continue reading

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