Recent Articles by Erin Stewart
Published: Tuesday, July 15, 2014 3:40 pm MDT
Men and women looking for love via reality TV are getting more desperate than ever. In a new FYI Network show called “Married at First Sight,” three men and three women will show up at the altar on ...
Published: Tuesday, July 8, 2014 6:00 pm MDT
LDS Family Services is no longer handling adoptions. My husband and I have been on their profile/waiting list for almost eight months, so the news that we need to find another agency definitely puts a bump in o...
Published: Tuesday, July 1, 2014 3:55 pm MDT
Summer is an amazing time with my kids, but it can also be a little daunting to fill all those days. So here are some summer rules we stick by in our house to keep the days full and everyone smiling until Septe...
Published: Wednesday, June 11, 2014 11:42 am MDT
There are those moments – the ones promised by parenting books – that peek through during the long and often patience-thinning days. They are the moments I have been on the lookout for lately.
Published: Wednesday, May 28, 2014 2:32 pm MDT
When I have a weak moment of comparison, I can’t help but feel a little jealous of my friends who are still working. For a moment, I feel like they are somehow beating me. Then, I remember we are climbing...
Published: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 1:12 pm MDT
Children need to see their mothers smile, laugh and lose themselves in the moment.
Published: Wednesday, May 7, 2014 4:46 pm MDT
Maybe if all mothers could see themselves through their children’s eyes on Mother's Day, they’d be a little less critical with the woman looking back in the mirror.
Published: Tuesday, April 29, 2014 3:03 pm MDT
I think for many moms today, busy kids mean accomplished kids. It’s not easy to scale back. It requires an active choice to protect free time.
Published: Friday, December 23, 2011 4:49 pm MST
I know a lot more about myself as mother than I did in that delivery room years ago, but the only thing I know for certain is that being a mom is a process.
Published: Monday, December 12, 2011 12:00 am MST
The first present under our Christmas tree is always a small, square box with a big, red bow and a message that says, "Life is God's gift to man. What we do with our life is our gift to God."