I used to think running was an awful chore. But now I’ve learned to be able to have fun and find the beauty in a great run.
Author Archive | Amy Krause
You see, I came into this whole motherhood situation at a less conventional age, per today’s standards, of a youthful 20 years old.
We need intentionality now more than ever. Not only that, we need kindness more than ever. Look around you. Who can you honor with acts of kindness?
To all the Soul-Moms out there, thank you. It truly does take a village to raise a child, and mamas like me appreciate you more than you’ll ever know.
Throughout my life, my view of adoption was through the lens of an adoptee. Now I fully understand another side to adoption. That of the adoptive parent.
“It’s mom confession time, I desperately need a toddler refresher course! This may come as a surprise since I have successfully navigated the toddler phase not once but twice.”
Even with all the good vibes happening around me, I still can be tripped up by the thief of joy — comparison. Ah yes, my old foe.
I am a Harry Potter diehard fan! I’ll never forget the moment I cracked open the first book and delved into the magical world of wizards and muggles.
So how did I learn to love guys’ night out? How did I go from a wife who coveted her husband’s free time to a woman who welcomed the time away?
When I first learned that I was to be the new mother of a bouncing baby boy, many thoughts came to mind. One thought in particular was, how in the heck am I going to care for a BOY?! I recall giving myself multiple pep talks in the months to follow. You see, up until that point, […]