#34: A Tribute to Mamas

May 6, 2020 | Parenting, Podcast

 In honor of Mother’s Day, I’m sharing a compilation of reflective blog posts I wrote after my first child was born. 

Some of my parenting philosophies have changed, but these personal essays reveal the emotional struggle of a new mom with a colicky baby.  My son, who is my firstborn, was a challenging baby to say the least. We spent hours soothing him.  And it was during this time that I began a little blog called Counting My LITTLE Blessings.  It was a way for me to deal with the emotions I was experiencing being a new mom and navigating postpartum with a fussy baby and a husband who was away for work much of the time.  Since writing these posts, I have grown so much and learned so much as a mother and person.  I have no doubt changed over the past 6 years and continue to do so.  And now a mama of 3 littles, life sure is different.  We are still in the weeds, as all mamas and daddy’s are when you’re kids are young and so dependent on you, but the advice and perspectives I share in these posts are worth revisiting as we approach Mother’s Day. If you are a mom to someone, keep doing what you’re doing.  You’re making a difference in a child’s life, no matter how hard it can be at times.  Inspire those around you and they, too, will inspire others.

Highlights & resources below.

Highlights:

{3:20}     12 Weeks  Counting My LITTLE Blessings blog post published 3.23.14

{17:07}    3 Realities  Counting My LITTLE Blessings blog post published 4.6.14

{28:58}  Dear Huck  Counting My LITTLE Blessings blog post published 5.11.14

{30:39}  Encouragement for Mamas

 

Resources:

The original blog posts can be found here:

12 Weeks

3 Realities

Dear Huck

 

Links mentioned in this episode:

NOW is a great time to leave a rating or review in Apple Podcasts…that’s what helps other people find this show!

Thanks for helping make this podcast possible by listening to it!  Subscribe where ever you catch your podcasts:

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcast | Spotify | Stitcher | Google Play Music | iHeartRadio

And consider sharing this episode with just one other person. 

Schedule your FREE WEEK of class at Cairn Yoga & Wellness Studio to experience Adamantine® Yoga in Knoxville, Iowa.

Disclosure:  Because I like connecting others with resources that I have used and found to work well in my life, I want to be completely transparent with you.  Some of the links within this post are affiliate links from Amazon; which means I earn a teeny tiny commission at absolutely no extra cost to you if you end up purchasing any of the products. I only promote products that align with my values and with what I truly believe to work, not because of the commission I receive on them. So if you do decide to purchase something from one of these links, thank you!

Schedule your FREE WEEK of class today!

One week of Guided Self-Practice (GSP) to experience how Adamantine® Yoga can help you on your journey to health, harmony & happiness. Reserved for new students to Adamantine® Yoga @ Cairn Yoga & Wellness Studio.

Tell Us What You Think!

We would love to know your thoughts on this podcast. Would take a minute to answer a few questions for us so that we can better serve you in the future?  Thanks!

Archives

Reach me

Address

101 E. Robinson St. Knoxville, IA 50138

Phone

515.708.1337

Email

cathy@cairnyogawellness.com

Get In Touch

9 + 11 =

Pin It on Pinterest