About Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff for Moms:
In the first new Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff book in nine years, Kristine Carlson shows how moms can live with less stress and more happiness. Kristine Carlson gives mothers tried-and-true advice that will empower them to find greater peace, joy, and harmony within themselves and their homes. Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff for Moms reveals how to: be a mom (not a friend), balance being a woman and a mom, pursue your passion (but not at the expense of your children, and reclaim your family time.
Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff for Moms reveals how to:
- Be a Mom, Not a Friend
- Balance Being a Woman and a Mom
- Pursue Your Passion, But Not at the Expense of Your Children
- Reclaim Your Family Time
With the upcoming baby, this book is exactly what I needed. I appreciate the helpful advice that Kristine Carlson gives mothers. It is not only helpful but practical as well.
My favorite three chapters are:
- Practice Breathing Before You Speak
- Your Home is Your Haven
- Peace of Mind: A Sanctuary Inside
I am a bit nervous about having two in the home and staying calm and patient. I am working on it. This book really is a great resource and help. It is perfect for Mother’s Day or any day!
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*Disclosure: I received a copy of this book for review purposes only. All opinions are mine alone.
long hot showers and wine
Pray and watch old TV shows like Murder She Wrote and Mary Tyler Moore. They always figure it all out in the end!
Debbie P says
Take a Bubble Bath with a good book.
Jennifer M. says
Focus on my breathing to help clear my mind and let go of tension
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I soak in a hot tub with a good book and a cup of tea to unwind.
Margaret MacKenzie says
I lay with one of my 6 feline furbabies and listen to them purr while I pet them.
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Charlotte Padgett says
Put my feet up and work a puzzle.
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I listen to relaxing music..ocean and nature sounds
Kristy Thiel says
I read! thanks for hosting!
Carla Pullum says
I walk the beach daily!
Blogging is my way to release stress!
Jennifer Saarinen says
Play a mindless game online for a few minutes.
If I have a cup of coffee in my hand it always makes be feel better. 🙂
Brooke Bumgardner says
Play computer games.
Exercise at 30 minutes a day 5-6 days a week! Burns off a lot of the anxiety and tension.
susan varney says
take a hot bubblebath with soft music and a glass of wine or two
I try to read when I get really stressed out. ‘Escape through a book’ in other words! 🙂
Sarah W says
I make time for myself after baby girl goes to bed, either by reading, watching some TV, taking a bath or playing on the internet!
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Arlene Whitfield says
breath and hide in the bathroom 🙂
Cyndee Thomas says
take time for me at least once a month for a spa day or if not a full day, 5 minutes or so at least having a tea or calling a BFF.
christal c says
sit in the hot tub daily
Shaunda Eppes says
I take a nice long nap.
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Stephanie Hungerford says
I stress about practically everything. That is probably why I have an anxiety disorder. Right now I am stressing over what the results of my medical test will be
rebeka deleon says
breath deeply. nothing helps me with stress really.
take a bubble bath 🙂
I take long walks and listen to music
Nice warm bubble bath – with candles – my hubby usually sets things up for me.
Daniel M says
usually go for a walk
Maegan Morin says
I usually cuddle up with a good book and a cup of tea to unwind!
Ed Nemmers says
I like to go bicycling or running!
Lisa Williams says
I weed out all drama queens from my life. It lowers the stress level immediately.
Jane Squires says
What I do to destress is read and pray
Lisa Pecora says
I make sure that I get time for me.
Tina Scully says
take a nap
natasha tucker says
Talk to my fiance.. he always makes everything seem better!
Z M says
I run with my dog.
I like to just sit on the deck and take some deep breaths.
A nice long run!