Celebrating Mothers: Mother’s Guilt by theworldtravelingmom

The Lily Cafe is thrilled to be celebrating this month and is honored to be able to share this lovely post on mom guilt by theworldtravelingmom! I am changing gears a little bit today for this blog. I want to talk about Mother’s Guilt. Doctors use words like postpartum, exhaustion, and hormonal changes. They give … Continue reading Celebrating Mothers: Mother’s Guilt by theworldtravelingmom

Celebrating Mothers: Reflection on Being a Mom by New Mama’s Reflections

The Lily Cafe is thrilled to be celebrating mothers this month and is honored to be able to share this lovely reflection on motherhood by New Mama's Reflections! As this years’ Mother’s Day approaches, I have slightly informed my husband not to forget that I am now a mom and our daughter is too little … Continue reading Celebrating Mothers: Reflection on Being a Mom by New Mama’s Reflections

Celebrating Mothers: Motherhood by Unconventional Mami

The Lily Cafe is thrilled to celebrate mothers this May and is honored to host Unconventional Mami! I thought I knew how to live and love before the birth of my son. I thought I was a caring, determined, motivated, nonjudgmental, optimistic, responsible, strong, seized the day kind of person before he came into my … Continue reading Celebrating Mothers: Motherhood by Unconventional Mami

The Mother I Want to Be

I want to be kind and understanding. I want to be firm, but fun. The mom my kids can come running to for anything and everything. I want to always have words of love and encouragement. I want to be there for things little and big. Taking time out of my busy day for my … Continue reading The Mother I Want to Be

Mother’s Day is About My Children

I have a fantastic mother. No, really. She's amazing and wonderful and I want to be just like her. Growing up, I did my best to take care of my mom on Mother's Day, to let her know I appreciated her. Whatever she wanted, my dad, siblings, and I did our best to give it … Continue reading Mother’s Day is About My Children