With Thanksgiving just a few days away, we are busy planning a memorable meal to give thanks for what we’re most grateful for in our lives. Family is always at the top of the list. Most of us can’t imagine what it would be like to be a child growing up in the foster care system. Being moved around to different families and homes, not having a permanent place or mom and dad to call our own. And, likely having gone through a traumatic event or situation to end up there. As moms, our hearts break for these children… especially when we think about our own kids and how a child’s outlook and life would take a very ...Read more.
There’s nothing like having health issues to force us to make a life change, especially when we have kids. Can you remember when you last took the day off to “lounge” in bed when you were sick or tired? Not an option. When actress Danielle McPartlin, mother to two young boys, was faced with constant fatigue and weight struggles stemming primarily from an underactive thyroid disorder, she set out to find a cure. Her story and success are an inspiration to us all, plus a strong reminder that we need to be responsible for our own health! ...Read more.