Balancing Home and Work

Balancing home and work life can be a challenge. We need to take time for ourselves sometimes! Having hobbies and taking time to de-stress is so important. This is how we can become our best selves and continue to help those around us as moms and nurses.

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10 Ways for Moms to De-Stress After Work

Being a working mom can be stressful! It is important to de-stress after a long day at work no matter what your profession. I work swing shift so I am not home until about midnight on nights that I work. I often get on social media when I get home which I know is not the best way to unwind but for whatever reason, I still find myself there. I came up with this list …

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DIY Easy Garden Starters Using Paper Cups

(This post contains affiliate links. Clicking on them and purchasing featured items can earn me commissions) I am so excited for spring this year! I have been trying to start a garden for a few years now. I always manage to get hung up somewhere along the line though. 3 years ago I was actually successful in planting a garden but then we ended up moving in July so we had to leave it behind. …

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6 Reasons Why Home Exercise is Awesome

This post contains affiliate links. Clicking on them and purchasing items can earn me commissions. I only share products that I own or would purchase myself.¬† I’ve always known that exercise is important. However, it has been very hard to ever get into a daily habit of it. Life is constantly¬†pulling me in a million directions and I often don’t make exercise a priority. I started exercising daily in February though and it has helped …

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Count Your Many Blessings: Thoughts on Keeping a Gratitude Journal

I recently started keeping a gratitude journal. Well actually, I just write what I am grateful for each day in my daily planner.It is something that is very simple, takes very little time, but has greatly improved my happiness and outlook on life. Throughout any given day there are ups and downs. What we focus on determines our happiness level. Thinking about something good that has happened on a day that may have originally seemed …

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DIY Felt Quiet Books

This post likely contains affiliate links which may earn me commissions should you click on them and take certain actions. I am always looking for quiet toys for my kids to bring to church each week. There are a lot of cute quiet books online that are just too expensive. I actually bought two pretty basic ones that were decently priced but my kids don’t really like them much. This is why I decided to …

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