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Meg Glessner: Resilience in Motherhood

Resilience in Motherhood

Podcast Ep. 26 with Meg Glesener Finding Strength in Community As women, nurturing friendships and building community is vital to

Running on Empty

Are You Running on Empty?

Making Self-Care a Priority I’m not sure which is more nerve-wracking: keeping young children from playing in the street, teaching

Motherhood Changed Me Forever

10 Ways Motherhood Changed Me Forever

Becoming a mother is a life-changing experience.  It’s also a body-changing experience.  After 9 pregnancies, more than 8 years of

Our Big Family

20 Reasons We Love Our Big Family

What’s so great about having a big family?   When people first learn that we have eight children, their minds

Never Be Afraid to Say Yes to God

Never Be Afraid to Say Yes to God

Even when he asks you to do something “crazy”! I was scared. I had so many doubts and questions. How

Are they ALL Yours?

Having a larger-than-average sized family generates a lot of questions from curious onlookers.  Because I’ve been fielding the same handful

Our Tribe of Ten

Our Tribe of Ten

What it’s really like to live with 9 other humans When you have 8 kids like we do, people tend