Mothering Matters – Archives

Past Mothering Matters blogs


June 26th, 2017 – A Must-Read Resource When Making the Motherhood Decision…or ANY Major Decision for that Matter

June 19th, 2017 – Undecided About Motherhood? A Motherhood Clarity Mentor Shares Her Personal Story and Professional Advice on Making a Decision 

June 12th, 2017 – Raising Kids Who Care

June 5th, 2017 – Single Mom Candour – Sage Insights into the Challenges of Raising Children after a Divorce

May 29th, 2017 – Putting Grief on Hold to Raise Child

May 22nd, 2017 – Teaching Kids & Touching Lives

May 14th, 2017 – Happy Mother’s Day Contest!

May 8th, 2017 – When I Grow Up I Want to be a Cell Phone

Apr 20th, 2017 – Mothering Matters 2017 Spring Blog Series Begins May 8th!


July 4th, 2016: Tackling Childhood Hunger

June 27th, 2016: Sandwiched Between Love & Resentment

June 20th, 2016: Teaching Kids about Money

June 13th, 2016: Do Children Equal Happiness?

June 6th, 2016: The Great Mother – Remembering the Goddess of Antiquity

May 30th, 2016: Shifting  Gears – Marriage & Motherhood from Perspective of a Police Spouse

May 23rd, 2016: Raising Kids While Caring for Elderly Parents – What is Too Much?

May 16th, 2016: Cell Phone Etiquette As Taught by a Sharp Elbow Jab

May 9th, 2016: Straddling the Fence – Stay-at-Home Moms versus Working Moms

May 2nd, 2016: Thirteen Things My Momma Taught Me


July 27th, 2015: The Drowning Scene: What The Hours Film Taught Me About Motherhood

July 20th, 2015: Mothering Matters: An Auntie’s Perspective

July 13th, 2015: To Work or Not While Raising Kids

July 6th, 2015: To Mom or Not to Mom – A Therapist’s Perspective

June 29th, 2015: Talking to Kids About Environmental Issues

June 22nd, 2015: Mother as Manager – How Moms Make It All Happen

June 18th, 2015 (Reader Feedback): When Parents Fail

June 15th, 2015: Stable Solo Parenting Trumps Two Parent Turbulence

June 11th, 2015 (Reader Feedback): Feedback on Fathering Flaws

June 8th, 2015: I Went From Wanting Children to Being Happily Childless

June 3rd, 2015 (Reader feedback): Travel BEFORE You Have a Child

June 1st, 2015: When Mothers Make Up For Father Flaws

May 25th, 2015: Baby on Board – Career Path Detour Ahead

May 18th, 2015: Parenting Pets; Why We Fuss Over Our Furry Friends

May 11th, 2015: Getting to the Heart of the Matter: To Be or Not To Be…a Mom?


May 13th, 2012: A Special Message for Mother’s Day

May 7th, 2012: Why Mothering Matters