My Self-care Routine: Homeschool Mama of 5

I get asked all the time, “How do you find time to take care of yourself while raising 5 little ones and homeschooling?”Truth is, we make time for whatever is important to us. Our physical bodies need attention just like souls do. If we want to be healthy spiritually,  we need daily nourishment through reading the…

Postpartum Weight Loss Et 2020 Health and Fitness Goals

My postpartum weight loss journey started five months postpartum, after getting a medical approval. My postpartum body was not glamorous. I went from being military fit to being chubby. I can remember crying as I checked my weight, took pictures and body measurements for my fitness coach's.....

Dear Mommas, You are Enough!

Ever since I was a little girl, I wanted to be a Mama. God has gifted me with 5 babies earthside, and a few I will meet in heaven.By society’s standards, we are considered a “large family.” By my standards large is always 2 more kids than what we currently have. What’s it like having…

Wear Your Own Shoes,One Size Doesn’t Fit All

My 2 year old is OBSESSED with 2 things- swords and my house shoes.He doesn’t like wearing his shoes... or socks... or the slippers we bought him for Christmas. BUT if my house shoes aren’t on my feet, we all know where to find them. But here’s the problem. They don’t fit him. They weren’t made for…

Eating our Feelings vs. Feeding our Souls

Binge eating, emotional eating, skipping meals.... why do we do these things? Pain. We are trying to numb or avoid pain. It is because we feel unloved, not valued. Many times, Food issues are our "drug of choice" when dealing with past and present hurts and fears. So, how do we find freedom from this bondage?…