Family, motherhood

I Am THAT Mom.

I am also human, and working on myself one step at a time. As I prepare to write this, I earnestly feel gutted. Today, I was THAT mom. The mom that I have seen a million times; trying to keep it together as she can feel the entire façade of "everything is perfect" start to… Continue reading I Am THAT Mom.

Family

An Earnest Break.

Guys, It has been a spell! One year ago, I wrote what I thought was going to be my final post for Earnest Mom. However, with much reflection and prayer it appears what was needed was a nice break. A year off to reconnect, make some life changes and now I am earnestly back!! There… Continue reading An Earnest Break.

Family

It is Okay Not to Know How to Feel Right Now. We Are in This Together.

Today marks six weeks since the earnest kids' school announced a two week closure. Three days later our entire state was in total lock down and under stay at home orders. Three days later earnest dad was informed his home inspection business was non-essential and since we have gone without any income. Six weeks ago,… Continue reading It is Okay Not to Know How to Feel Right Now. We Are in This Together.

Family

Did Disney Give us Frozen 2 to Help Cope with COVID-19?! Maybe Not, But There Are Ways We Can Cope Together.

IMAGE COURTESY OF MOVIES.DISNEY.COM God bless Disney+, they released Frozen 2 this past Sunday - a whopping three months early just so we could have some extra entertainment during our quarantined situations. As I sat through the movie for the 14th time by Wednesday, I actually started listening to the lyrics that I had been… Continue reading Did Disney Give us Frozen 2 to Help Cope with COVID-19?! Maybe Not, But There Are Ways We Can Cope Together.

earnestly wholesome, Family, Giveaway

Earnest Mental Health Break + Rend Co Kids GIVEAWAY!

Yesterday, amid the constant update of my whole world changing so rapidly combined with COVID19 everything I was earnestly on overload. I could not help but give in to that annoying worry monster. We feel we are prepared, we have always tried to keep a stocked pantry and with a toilet paper subscription it is… Continue reading Earnest Mental Health Break + Rend Co Kids GIVEAWAY!

Family

Enjoy the Wow, Earnest Advice from Daniel Tiger

Ever had a children’s show remind you of the most important things in life?! I present, Daniel Tiger and his sing song way of speaking to hearts young and old.

earnestly wholesome, Family

How to Take the Price and Tension Out of Traveling. A Guest Blog from DadSolo.

Daniel Sherwin is a single dad raising two children, a 9 y/o daughter and 6 y/o son.  He created DadSolo.com, aiming to provide other single dads with information and resources to help them better equip themselves on the journey that is parenthood. PHOTO BY RAWPIXEL. Hey Parents, Here’s How to Take the Price and Tension Out… Continue reading How to Take the Price and Tension Out of Traveling. A Guest Blog from DadSolo.

earnestly wholesome, Family, Mommy Community, Mommy Sisterhood

Earnestly Seeing the Moment. The Overwhelming Moments of a SAHM.

Let me set the scene, it is after dinner and usually the dishes wait until after the kids go to bed...or sometimes until the following morning. Anyway, it is after dinner, we have full bellies, family conversations have ended and next we watch a show or two then start bedtime routines. We head into the… Continue reading Earnestly Seeing the Moment. The Overwhelming Moments of a SAHM.