Jenn is a Mama to three boys and they keep her hopping, when her full-time job and owning her own business calms down. She is a champion of women, makes us laugh so hard we cry and is a damn talented writer. Read on for the snowball effect that her self-care brought to life.Read More
Kate Rope is a journalist who recently published Strong as a Mother- a wake up call and practical guide for women in the beginning stages of motherhood. Our favorite messages: 1) you and your well-being matter, 2) feel all your feels, 3) find your “person” and 4) ask for and accept help when needed.
Enjoy this little excerpt. Then, take her advice, and think about how you can re-define your expectations.Read More
At MotherNation- we embrace all parenting techniques and styles (whatever that means) but Brene Brown drafted a parenting manifesto in 2012 that we we think everyone should read. It is beautiful food for thought. And many lines are useful to keep in mind for the self-parenting we all need…Read More
Spoiler alert! It’s hard…but oh-so-beautiful. Hayley Hengst elegantly captures the push and pull of early motherhood.Read More
Important tough love reminder from Brianna Wiest. Self-care isn’t easy but it’s necessary for us to parent ourselves to become the mothers and women that we want and are meant to be. #whatguiltRead More