4 Benefits to Keeping a Gratitude Journal for Moms

By Rachel, Contributing Writer The Bible says in 1 Thessalonians 5:18 “Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.” What a beautiful encouragement and directive.  But what does this look like in the everyday busy-ness of being a cook, chauffer, educator, owie-fixer, housekeeper, laundry maid, and everything else a mom […]

Why We’re Shifting to Parenting

It’s been a long 6+ years here at Modern Alternative Mama. I started the blog back in October of 2009, to share all the thoughts I had about our new natural lifestyle — I covered home remedies, health research, parenting, homeschooling, religious ideas, and a whole lot more. Over time I’ve refined that a bit, […]