So long Halloween, Hello more Holidays……

     I love Halloween-it’s short and “sweet” and doesn’t involve a ton of shopping. If I have learned anything in motherhood, though, it’s to go with the flow – that despite my best plans, I can’t control things. Despite finally finding my 9 year old daughter’s favorite costume this year (1950′s car hop:) and hoping to be so organized as to make 20+ of the little “pumpkin” fruit cups for her class that I saw on Pinterest…we spent Halloween a different way. My sweet daughter was feeling really bad so no school for her and no class party -instead…

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Happy Holidays & Merry Christmas Moms!

Many of us are playing Santa right now, putting toys together, wrapping presents, perhaps getting a head start on cooking for tomorrow. I’m about to hit the sack and get a little shut eye myself in anticipation of a big day tomorrow. I grew up with all the presents from “Santa” as unwrapped while my husband recalls all “Santa’s” gifts wrapped. We are doing a mix of both tomorrow. We both decided it would be challenging to wrap a drum set.  Overall I plan to just enjoy the day, eat less than I did at Thanksgiving (which was way too…

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Happy Thanksgiving, Moms!

As we celebrate this special holiday with our families, please be assured the No Mommy’s Perfect Team is so thankful for Moms everywhere that brave the journey of Motherhood. Way to go Moms!

The Power of Gratitude

Thankful hearts are content to stay and savor the moment rather than become cluttered by worry and fear. Motivated and strengthened from where they have been, they focus on who they have become and do not getting lost in the future.