Jessica's Contributions

When Motherhood is a Mirror

When Motherhood is a Mirror

Lately, I’ve not been able to utter a word without hearing my mother’s voice. In the last 6 months I’ve realized how much I sound like her. She echos each word I say as if she were standing right next to me, in every mothering moment. Since losing her 18 months ago, she dwells within […]

Thrive Moms Virtual Retreat, this weekend!


Jess here. . .I’ve invited my friend Nathalie to share with you an exciting event that is coming THIS WEEKEND. You guys. . .this event is FREE and doesn’t require you to even get out of your PJs! And you still get to connect with other moms just like you. Perfection! Here are the details. […]

The Mother of all Mother’s Day Giveaways

Giveaway Simple Small

With Mother’s Day right around the corner, we hope to remind moms to not only celebrate their mothers or gratefully receive sweet accolades from their children; we want to encourage you to celebrate the mom YOU are. Over the next 3 weeks we are opening the doors of our Grace for Moms home to several writer […]

Something to Think About Over the Weekend

Own the Summer

There’s been a lot of talk around here this week about owning the summer. I shared in an email to our readers on Tuesday, Can I tell you a little secret? I HATE summer. No, really. No schedule, oppressive humidity and bathing suits?! No thanks. A few weeks ago I began thinking about summer and […]

The Ultimate Homemaking Book Bundle {On Sale Now}

Ultimate Homemaking Bundle Book Deal

Last week I shared how I plan to grab hold of my home this summer. It may sound ambitious to try to put processes and plans into practice during the season where most families are foot loose and fancy free. But I’m working to change my perspective about summer and I’m committed to giving our […]

Stress-Free Homemaking eCourse {it’s free!}

FREE Stress-Free Homemaking eCourse

Friend, are you a stressed-out homemaker? {and all the mamas raise their hand} We don’t  have to stay overwhelmed. Check out this free eCourse: 4 Simple Steps to Stress-Free Homemaking! Are you tired of getting behind on laundry? Do you struggle to keep your kitchen clean? Does the dinner hour have you harried? If so, […]

10 Life Giving Songs Your Kids Need to Know

Kids Playlist

Lately, as I introduce my children to music beyond our preschool playlist, I am rediscovering the power of songs. I worked in the music industry for over 15 years and after being away for 4, I’m now remembering why I was once so passionate about helping artists get their message to the masses. The right […]