The Day I Admitted the Truth. and Found Hope Do You Struggle with Depression/Anxiety? You're not the only one. Discover hope.

The Day I Admitted the Truth and Found Hope

Dear Mom that needs Hope, I’m sharing this especially for you today. A struggle I refuse to let define me. Maybe you’re in the same boat with this struggle or one that is similar. You’re not alone. I understand sharing a deep struggle is really difficult. What I’ve found is that sharing brings freedom, and …

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As a mom are you diffusing daily battles at home? Read this: How to be a Powerful Peacemaker at Home

How to be a Powerful Peacemaker at Home

Dear Moms, So you want to learn how to be a powerful peacemaker in your home. Join the club, mama, because we are ALL struggling with defusing daily battles. Momming is some of the toughest work in the books. I want to introduce you to my dear friend, Alex, who is guest posting on being …

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Building Mom Friendships. This is worth the investment; don't miss out!

Building Mom Friendships: Don’t Miss Out!

Dear Mom, Do you ever wonder if spending the time to build friendships at this stage in your life is worth it? I mean, really, it is a lot of work at this point. It’s way easier to stay cocooned within your little family life. Do your own thing, mind your own busy, and just …

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How do we as moms teach our children to be kind and gentle? How do we build community? Read Grow a Garden of Kindness and Gentleness at saralaurenlewis.com

Grow a Garden of Kindness and Gentleness

Dear Mom, Kindness and gentleness are overlooked and often misunderstood in our society.  Be kind and gentle. That’s sort of the mantra in our house. My two girls hear these four words multiple times a day. My baby boy will also be familiar with this short phrase as he gets older. These two “fruits of …

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Moms, do you need some sanity savers this summer? Here are 83 fun things to do! Places to go, Boredom Busters, and Self Care. All can be found at saralaurenlewis.com/

83 Fun Things to do this Summer

{This post may contain affiliate links} Dear Mom, Are you looking for fun things to do this summer? Do you need some sanity savers? You’ve come to the right place! Many of the places to go are local to me as I compiled it for my MOPS group. However, this list is still filled with …

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Encouraging Verses when you feel less than a winner

Encouraging Verses When You Feel Less Than a Winner

Dear Mom, When You Feel Less than a Winner Less than a winner; that’s kind of the polite way to say, “I feel like a loser.” What’s making you feel that way? It can be a whole slew of feelings, can’t it? To name a few: tired, anxious, irritable, overwhelmed, depressed, and impatient. Maybe the worst …

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How to Conquer an Unexpected Challenge

How to Conquer an Unexpected Challenge

Dear Mom, Do you wonder if a mother robin is surprised when her little hatchling breaks through his shell? She’s been anticipating this sweet, downy arrival. The nest is cozy. She’s probably in search of some succulent food for that brave little beak that has been tap, tap, tapping at that shell to break free. …

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The Best Thing You Should Know About Grace

The Best Thing You Should Know about Grace

Dear Mom, Today, I’d like to introduce my dear friend, Hannah. She’s part of my MOPS community and has an incredible passion for loving her family and writing to encourage those close to her heart. She’s one of those awesome people who give great bear hugs and is eager to lend a helping hand. Hannah …

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Hope to the Overwhelmed and Exhausted Mom

Hope to the Overwhelmed and Exhausted Mom

Dear Mom who is feeling overwhelmed and exhausted, I've got a story for you. I pray it will give you a bit of hope.

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Humorous Confessions of An Exhausted Mom

Humorous Confessions of an Exhausted Mom

Dear Exhausted Mom, I see you pouring that third cup of coffee. It’s the first cup you’ve had a chance to enjoy. The first cup spilled down the front of your shirt as you tripped over lego city. This may be the result of being completely exhausted or that the city was conveniently built in …

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