The Mom Whisperer Blog

Moms Making Memories Summit Starts SOON!!!

I want to invite you to the Moms Making Memories Summit!!! So many of us want to spend more quality time with their kids without changing their busy schedule. We want it all. You might have already heard about this inspirational online event with Elizabeth Ruth. What...

Momifesto: Free Excerpt from the Introduction

...excerpt from the introduction to Momifesto: A Manifesto of 9 Practices for Phenomenal Moms. ...this is in honor of the women on my ezine list from over 10 countries that cannot download or order this book. We are with you. Whether it's the brillian women who find...

Guilt-Free Sanity and When To Worry About Yourself

How to Take Care of Yourself Guilt-Free Being mom stretches the very core of our self-concept and identity. We don't even recognize ourselves at times and we don't have time to be the parts we remember (fun, spontaneous, artsy, etc.). It's essential that we carve tiny...

115 Wednesdays: Life with A Senior In High School

I've always wondered what it's like to have a senior in high school. Moms were always so vague... and counting days for the kids to graduate. Obviously the kids were growing up into adults right in front of them and I wanted to know things like What's it like? How do...

When You’re Not A “Kid Person” and You Have a Kid

I swear I thought this was just me. Until I've heard it many other times. The other night a friend admitted what no mom ever says out loud, but I bet 75% of us have thought at least one time before our child was 8. It's beyond self-doubt, or just a rough day, or maybe...

Ever Want to Write a Book? Here’s My Interview with BizMums

Michelle Childs is owner of Biz Mums.biz - a London based company that helps moms in business. As a mom of 3, she understands insanity while trying to do anything productive. We had a chat about writing Momifesto- the process, self-publishing versus traditional...

How To Re-Connect When You’ve Blown It (Apology)

  We've all had it happen- the times we meant well and were sure we would not need an apology later. We weren't going to yell. We were going to listen to the kids or hubs. We were going to be patient. And we weren't. And we yelled... A lot. Although at the time it...

115 Wednesdays: Between Not Knowing And Flight

  It's February 17th. This photo is what it looks like when the deadline to apply is February 16 at midnight and it's February 15th at 10:30pm. I've always asked women who have gone before me what it's like to not know... to have no answers yet... to be in the middle....

Mom Anger: 4 Reasons I Was An Angry Mom (And What I Did About It)

Mom anger is the hidden epidemic among women. More visceral, potent, and harder to tame than other anger, moms often don't have language to talk about it. We feel we can't say, "I've been so angry lately. I've yelled at everyone for days and I need help." So we just...