June 2017 / 6 posts found

Tantrums

by mom-admin
Stop Tantrums Fast with These 3 Simple Tips! Parents of little ones are no strangers to drama! We often feel like we’re drowning in drama, as a matter of fact! As a mama to 4 littles, you can bet we have our share of tears and tantrums in the Rosno household (and occasionally they’re not mine)! The wailing. . . the whining. . . the screaming. . . the flopping is anything but pleasant. Sometimes it’s downright maddening! Am I right? Whether it’s the wrong colored plate, the pants that make their underwear feel funny, the screen time moratorium, or […]

Sunday Mornings

by mom-admin
What’s causing young families to lose their faith? Sunday mornings, that’s what! Do you remember when you were single or before children and thought about what Sunday mornings would look like? Mom (or Dad) wakes up early, makes a nice hot breakfast. Kids cheerfully come to breakfast, excited for the Lord’s day. They are all be eager to get dressed in their neatly pressed, perfectly coordinating Sunday best. You have some resemblance to Jackie O in your stylish attire and heels. The family would load up in the car, the older kids helping the younger ones. You’d probably all join […]

Put Away Stress

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One Simple Trick to Put Away Your Stress! Life is hard. You’re pushed and pulled in all directions and it can seem like everyone is needing something from you. By the end of the day, you’ve got no more to give. Maybe it feels like there’s a whole lot of you going out and not much coming in to fill you back up! You lay your head down to sleep at night (too late but still with too many things undone) and your brain is swimming with all the events of the day, what you need to remember to do […]

Finding Joy

by mom-admin
Sometimes I get stuck. I sit in my house, with my kids swirling around me. I see the dirty dishes but don’t feel like washing them. The pile of pajamas in the living room seems to be growing as I sit. Sticky finger prints from breakfast overtake the glass table top. Papers from my school kids clutter the counter tops. And I sit. I scroll. I read headlines. I try to busy the kids enough to keep them out of my hair. Days like this I see the sunshine outside but getting the kids ready and dragging myself out there […]

5 Tips to Slow Down

by mom-admin
For as long as I can remember, I’ve been racing. A constant striving to be the fastest, do things in the most efficient way – just get them done. In elementary school, I wanted to get done with the 100 facts math sheets first, to complete the exam, or raise my hand with an answer before anyone else. Myself and my other type A classmates would put our pencils down with a clack on the desk so that others would know we were finished with an answer. At home, my siblings and I were constantly timing ourselves to see how […]

20 Questions to Restore the Connection in Your Marriage

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Try this to make your relationship feel new again! Aaaah. . that cloud 9 feeling! Practically skipping through life, feeling a sense of joy and giddiness that you wish you could bottle! Remember that magical feeling of falling in love? Spending hours upon hours gazing at one another. Talking on the phone until the wee hours and still not wanting to hang up. Wanting to know everything about your beloved from their favorite band to their biggest fears! Perhaps that has faded to a distant memory. Maybe your relationship now resembles more of a co-parenting, business partnership than a breathtaking […]