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FIRE UP FALL!

by Coach Debbie Summer is the BEST.  Flip flops, fun excursions, grilling, and savoring your kids being out of school.  Those days have officially ended as of today.  I’m sorry.  Summer will be back.  But you know it’s time to get back into a routine.  Making lunches, waking early, doing homework with the children.  While I know you’d rather have a ... Read More »

You Know You’re a Mom When…

by Coach Debbie Ahhh, the wonderful “Club” called Motherhood.  It’s an elite club you enter and become forever changed.  Whether your offspring arrive by a gash in your stomach, a ripping of your hooha, an agency’s awesomeness, or stork….we are in this TOGETHER.  And once you’re in, everything shifts in your perspective.  Here are 30 ways to chuckle over how ... Read More »

The BIRDS and the BEES

by Coach Debbie On Saturday mornings I like to catch some extra zzz’s and take my time easing into the day.  For those of you with young babies, hang tight, these days ARE coming.  So that means my kids are awake when I finally decide to de-filth myself and shower (I normally shower at 4:15am).  You know how kids are, ... Read More »

Between the Sheets

By Coach Debbie I need to ask you a personal question. Do you withhold sex from your husband?  I wonder if you have a mental list of justifications happening right now.  “You don’t understand, he makes me mad.”  “Well maybe if he could get home before 7 from that all-consuming job.”  “Do you know how long I’ve been asking him ... Read More »

Mother ‘Hood

By Coach Debbie Today I have broken up 18 fights and it’s barely noon on a Saturday. Breakfast was met with an “Is this it?!” and lunch had the response of “Yuck, I don’t want this.”       My house looks like I was robbed. Silence is a sound I miss almost as much as sleep. Violence seems to be the norm ... Read More »

The Perks of Playing Cards with Kids

The Perks of Playing Cards By Rachel Hoeing at Triad Moms on Main – http://triadmomsonmain.com/ and https://www.facebook.com/MomsOnMain I love a nice fresh stack of playing cards. Magic tricks, Gin Rummy, Black Jack, Solitaire, Spades … if it involves a deck of cards, I am probably going to love it.I remember how much I loved playing spades with my suite-mates in college, but one ... Read More »

7 Time and Stress Saving Tips for Moms

By Emily Saunders If your house and life are life mine they are messy and busy.  I clean off our kitchen island at least 15 times per day yet it is still always covered with paper!  With a never ending to do list and a super busy calendar figuring out a way to make more time in your day by ... Read More »

GETTING TO KNOW COACH DEBBIE

(here’s me with our Guest Blogger from last week, Becky Johnston) HI EVERYONE!  IT’S TIME FOR ANOTHER FUN ROUND OF GETTING TO KNOW ALL ABOUT COACH DEBBIE! IN CASE YOU MISSED THEM, CHECK OUT MY FIRST TWO ARTICLES ABOUT MYSELF SO YOU CAN GET CAUGHT UP ON THE SOAP OPERA I CALL L-I-F-E. 1.  http://projectmomsanity.com/?p=492 2.  http://projectmomsanity.com/?p=854 SO THIS IS ... Read More »

You’re Too Good of a Mom

by Coach Debbie I’m getting ready to hurt your feelings.  I’m sorry.  I have to though. You’re too good of a mom.  And you don’t even know it.  You may tell yourself you’re lousy in the motherhood department.  “I should….,””I could….” is how you frame your failures with your parenting.  In some ways you’re right; you should stop letting your ... Read More »

Seed-Sized Faith

  By Coach Debbie “I tell you the truth, if you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there’ and it will move.  Nothing will be impossible for you.”   Matthew 12:20 “If you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mulberry tree, ‘Be ... Read More »

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