Zen Mommy Minute: Your Parenting Purpose

What is your parenting purpose? Many of us have vision or objective statements for our resumes. Some of us have one for our lives, a powerful thing to do to be sure. Check out this digital version of a life purpose by my twitter friend @MorganDayCecil. (LOVE IT!!!)

So why not have a special purpose statement to guide us in our parenting? [Read more…]

Zen Mommy Minute: Share your Life…Journal

“Our lives are not our own; they are for us to share.” -Henri Nouwen

Thinking about this quote in terms of journaling, and how journaling is such a great way to share our lives… not only with ourselves, but with our kids. [Read more…]

Zen Mommy Minute: How to Believe Like a Child

Do you BELIEVE in impossible things with the heat and furvor of a child???? Or are you the one to throw cold water on it? Danny Brown believes. The girls at Looking Glass Lane believe… and so do I.

My kids help me believe in impossible things every day. They build fairy houses. They find fairy rings in our backyard. They understand about believing and help me believe as well, not only in a magical world…but in myself.

I Believe in Zero. I believe that each and every one of us has an inner power greater than we are able to imagine and that this inner power increases in magnitude each time we use it for good to empower ourselves and others. And more than anything, I believe in YOU!

What do you need help believing in this week? [Read more…]