Ten ways to relax in 10 minutes or less:

I’m a mom of two boys, and one thing I need quite often (or else I’ll be miserable, and so will everyone around me) is time to relax. Time seems to be the one thing that is most elusive, though, because there just never seems to be enough of it. A friend suggested I just […]

Destressing During the Holidays

  Christmas is only a few short days away and I’m thinking of all the things I need to do to prepare for the stress of the next couple of days. Today we had visitors and all I did was clean. The visitors came and then my house was a total wreck again. I was […]

Today Is National Relaxation Day!

    So much has been going on today, I almost forgot about it being National Relaxation Day.  That just tells me that I need to slow it down a bit.  Everyone needs a break sometimes, including me.  In honor of National Relaxation Day, this is how I will be spending the rest of my […]

Why Every Mom Should Treat Herself

Being a mother is often a thankless job.  Children can (and should, to some extent) be selfish, and when you take on the mantle of motherhood, self-sacrifice is part and parcel of the role.  Most moms never complain; they simply clean up the overturned cereal bowls, learn to live with spit-up on their blouses, submit […]

Relaxing Sunday: Favorite Relaxation Quotes

    Sundays are my days to “relax” and spend some quality time with myself.  It is also a day of reflection and spending time with my family. It is my day to take it slow, unwind and do absolutely nothing!  but most of the time I end up doing what I enjoy the most […]

Gifts for Dad: Living Landscapes HD Collection

  Looking for the perfect soothing gift for Dad this Father’s Day?  Why not show him just how special he is by giving him a gift of relaxation.  We always seem to focus on just how stressful the lives of moms tend to be but DAD also has a lot going on making sure his family has […]

Daydreaming: Good for Relaxation

I daydream a lot. In fact, I use daydreaming as a means of escape when I need one.   Like now,  I’m daydreaming about all the things that need to get done around the house and somehow wishing it magically gets done,  C’mon.. don’t tell me, you’ve never done it?   We all do it, or at least […]

Stress? Is it Getting To You?

      STRESS. Yes, Stress. Stress is the one thing I try to avoid in my life if at all possible. But sometimes, we know it can inevitable. We all have gone through it, but how we handle it makes a huge difference. I’m sure you don’t need me to tell you how it […]