Peaceful Mama Circle – Launch team!

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We are so excited to invite you to be a part of our Peaceful Mama Circle Launch team! What is the Peaceful Mama Circle (PMC)? Our intention is to create a virtual community that gives mamas a tribe, resources, and inspiration so we replace the overwhelm, judgement, and comparison with acceptance and begin to flow […]

Peaceful Mama Book Launch Event!

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I’m excited to announce that the Peaceful Mama book that I co-wrote with Natalie Sager is coming out this May! Just in time for Mother’s Day—something to keep in mind for any special Mamas you know! Join me for a casual Peaceful Mama Book launch event on Wednesday, May 9, from 7-9pm at Jayne Boutique […]

Change ourselves and experience a shift in our relationships, environment, and well-being

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Want a change in our relationships, our parenting, our environment, our well-being? We have to make the change. This is a bit of a paradigm shift. Think of how much energy is wasted worrying, fearing, dwelling on what someone else was doing without even realizing that nothing we do or think or say can change […]

Peace begins Within – Technique for finding your calm amidst chaos

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Our own level of peace and wellbeing has such a big impact on the people we share our world with, especially the little people, our children. They feel what we feel and it’s up to us to take responsibly for the energy we’re putting out. It’s easy to blame our wellbeing on stuff outside of […]

Raising a Mindful Family by Modeling it

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One way to build a more compassionate and conscious family is through mindfulness. Mindfulness is the simple technique of paying attention to the present moment in a nonjudgemental way. Once we calm the thoughts in our head, we are able to tap into a part of ourselves that we lose sight of in our day-to-day […]

Finding joy in the little things – remembering gratitude is the gateway to joy

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It’s often in the little ordinary things, the everyday, where we find the joy. Sometimes we get so caught up in the big things. That we lose sight of all the little things that lead up to the big event. Thanksgiving dinner is a great reminder of this. Sitting down to the table and eating […]

How we Grow Ourselves through our Parenting

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When I started my blog EveryDayEveryMom almost two years ago, I had no idea what direction it would take. I wanted to capture my experiences in motherhood before it passed by—as many mothers before me warned me that it would. It’s true that in what seems like a blink of an eye—even though the days themselves seemed […]

Happier, healthier, more purpose-filled Life? Try Mindfulness

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Mindfulness helps us strengthen our attention skills so we bring more awareness to the thoughts and beliefs in our mind that fuel our reactions and behavior. Once you know how to harness and focus your attention—you can get out of your head and into this moment. You awaken your innate ability for happiness, no matter […]

Free Mindfulness Workshop at HeartGarden in Oak Park

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Want to stay focused on what matters most? Be centered through the ups and downs?  Seeking a happier, healthier, more purpose-filled Life? Mindfulness is one way to achieve these things— it’s a set of attention skills that you can learn and grow and integrate into your day. It’s like a gym for your mind, and […]

Want to be more mindful – Pay Attention to your Senses

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Our senses help us in becoming more mindful. When we are seeing the bright colors of a leaf, hearing the sound of our child’s voice as she shares a story, smelling our coffee before we drink it, touching the breakfast dishes as we wash them, or tasting the juiciness of the berries in our cereal. We are in […]

Peaceful Mama Workshop: Bringing more intention and awareness into our day to feel more fulfilled

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One way to feel more at peace in our busy days, is to be tuned in to the things that fill us up. Awareness is the first step. Our days will be busy no matter what. When we choose to fill ourself us up first, we show up as the highest version of ourself at […]

Zen Parenting – 14 tools for more cooperation and less overwhelm in parenting

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It’s when our children aren’t cooperating and we’re experiencing stress in our lives that we need to practice mindful, conscious parenting more than ever. Yet, it’s during these overwhelming times that we lose our Zen self.  Whatever you want to call it—being calm, centered, mindful, or zen—requires daily attention, just like anything good does. Cathy Cassani Adams […]

How to Sustain Your Child’s Natural Mindfulness

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How do we create a more compassionate world for our children? We can start by practicing mindfulness and compassion in our own homes and relationships. Our children learn most by what we model in the everyday moments that make up our days. As we’re eating breakfast, driving to activities, and connecting or disconnecting. It’s not […]

Peaceful Mama Workshop: A calming evening of self-care, mindfulness, and self-compassion

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Join us for the Peaceful Mamas workshop where we reflect on the mama we want to be, know we can be, but don’t always have the tools and time to actually be. To be at peace in our parenting, we need to feel at peace within ourselves. We’ll learn about self-compassion to accept ourselves where […]