May: Magic of a Sit Spot

    Anny To photography This month we celebrate Mother’s Day as restaurants fill for brunch and flower shops have their busiest day of the year, what do Mothers really want? Most of us want some form of TLC, nurturing, extra love, peace and even quiet….mothers need to be mothered too! Well, I have some…

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The Motherhood Letters No. 4

This is No. 4 in The Motherhood Letters, a monthly feature by author Jessica Rios. Rooted in universal themes of motherhood, Jess shares the essence of her unique art of mothering through letter writing. You can learn more about Jess and her work in the author box below. Dear Mamas All Over the World,  It’s cold…

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Mothering As An Art

  Mothering As An Art Did you know that you are an artist? You are! Mothering is certainly an art form by definition; an outer expression of an inner feeling. Mothering Arts supports each mother on her unique path of mothering by nurturing connections to herself, to her baby and to her community. As parents there are…

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April: Cultivating Creativity

“And Spring arose on the garden fair, Like the Spirit of Love felt everywhere; And each flower and herb on Earth’s dark breast rose from the dreams of its wintry rest.” ~ Percy Bysshe Shelley, The Sensitive Plant    Lady spring is here, bringing fresh ideas and budding beauty. April is the perfect time to reconnect…

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The Art of Listening – A Circle of Love

A guest post by Danika Starrharrt      There are days I find myself passing an array of songbirds without even hearing them. Birds are simply everywhere on the springiest of days, and me? I can be too busy thinking, THINKING… worrisome thoughts are blaringly loud, and the more important the worries seem, the more…

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The Motherhood Letters No. 3

This is No. 3 in The Motherhood Letters, a new monthly feature by author Jessica Rios. Rooted in universal themes of motherhood, Jess shares the essence of her unique art of mothering through letter writing. You can learn more about Jess and her work in the author box below. Dear Small Friends,  Shall I begin this…

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Asian Coleslaw

Our friend Korrin, a Mothering Arts group leader alum,  who is the creatress behind Om Mamas Postpartum Kitchen has two cabbage recipes for us this month. I generally do not enjoy coleslaw but I love raw cabbage. On one particular day I decided to play around with the traditional coleslaw recipe and came up with this now…

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Golden Cabbage

Our friend Korrin, a Mothering Arts group leader alum,  who is the creatress behind Om Mamas Postpartum Kitchen has two cabbage recipes for us this month. Cabbage is one of my favorite vegetables and full of vitamin, minerals and antioxidants. it  rich in vitamin B6 and folate and is especially rich in vitamin C. Here are my…

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Mothering Artist~Amy Jo

How do you practice your art of mothering?    Weekly and daily rhythm has been my saving Grace. Three years into Mothering and it finally feels like it’s coming together. I feel as long as I am striving, then I’m doing ok. Self reflection and self care is also a huge piece for me. My…

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March Recipes: Rainbow Quinoa & Roasted Beet Salad

  Spring Recipes: Rainbow Quinoa & Roasted Beet Salad   This is a go-to recipe for me. It tastes fresh with celery, sweet with raisins and hearty with beets. This well balanced recipe is a crowd-pleaser, easy to prepare and suitable for dietary restrictions.        INGREDIENTS: 1 C dry quinoa, rinsed 2 C…

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