Kristen Nelson

Hi! I am Krissy - a blessed mama of two rowdy kiddos under three yrs and married to one equally rowdy hubby for over ten years! My passion is writing and encouraging women and mothers in their journeys through motherhood and life.  The message I want to convey through my blog is that you are never alone in your journey - other moms have gone through it!!  Plus - God is always there to provide strength when you are feeling weary.

How a Mom's Definition of Beauty Changes

When becoming a mother, why does the idea of beauty seem irrelevant or unattainable? Is it the way our bodies have changed? Is it because we feel so tired all the time? Is it the ever present smell of spit up lingering on our bodies and clothes? Or is it because our wardrobe now consists primarily of pajamas and sweat pants? It seems since becoming a mother we stop prioritizing our own needs because the needs of our children hold more weight and value....more
It is such an honor to have this post featured today... this one is very near and dear to my ...more