Are you the mother of a preschooler or an infant? Have you thought about finding a MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) group? In a couple weeks I’ll be starting my fourth year in MOPS, and I have to tell you, it has been awesome. Here’s why I’m a MOPS mama, and why you may want to become…… Continue reading Top 10 Reasons to Join MOPS (Greatest Hits)
Avoid these, and every pregnant woman on earth will love you forever.
Sometimes the tiniest people have the biggest lessons to teach.
Because we all need a little pick-me-up now and then. 1. Don’t text. Call. Hearing an actual human voice when you’re down can feel like a lifeline. If your friend is introverted, he probably won’t pick up. That’s okay. Leave a message with a boost in it. If you’re calling an extravert, boom, you just made her…… Continue reading 10 Ways to Encourage a Friend
I’m a Wisconsin girl at heart. Yes, I root for the Badgers and the Packers. Yes, I know all about cheese curds. Yes, I’ve experienced school cancellation because it was -30 degrees out. After spending my first twenty-four years in various parts of the Midwest, and then another four there following graduate school, the green,…… Continue reading 4 Surprising Things That Happen When You Move From a Cold Climate to a Warm One
What’s on your reading list for 2018?
Because nothing says, “Happy New Year!” like a pile of great books.