Tuesdays Thoughts ~ The Art of Mothering

 

The art of mothering…motherhood is an art, did you know that?

When a woman becomes a mother for the very first time, it’s like an artist sitting in front of a blank canvas picturing something beautiful to paint.

When your child is placed in your arms for the very first time, he or she is a blank canvas waiting for you to paint with love, understanding, protection and trust. As your child grows, so do you. As you “paint” your child’s world, they are also painting yours.

There is nothing more beautiful than the colorful portrait of a child gracefully reflected in the eyes of their mother.

 

M-O-T-H-E-R

“M” is for the million things she gave me,
“O” means only that she’s growing old,
“T” is for the tears she shed to save me,
“H” is for her heart of purest gold;
“E” is for her eyes, with love-light shining,
“R” means right, and right she’ll always be,
Put them all together, they spell “MOTHER,”
A word that means the world to me.
–Howard Johnson (c. 1915)

Welcome to our new home!

After several years on Blogger, we decided to transition over to WordPress and develop a new loving haven of all things mom!

Not only are we sharing countless new, super fun posts with tasty recipes, money saving ideas, and gorgeous photos of motherhood, you can still visit our old posts that have been neatly placed into our new blog home. You can also order our IntelliGender Gender Prediction Test from our blog, contact us with ideas and simple sweet notes of saying “hello!”, and visit our other informative pages about who we are and what we love sharing.

Some of you may be wondering where the popular, emotional novel The Glass Castle Dream has disappeared to. It has been removed to be edited and eventually published. We will keep you informed on its publishing progress! Don’t forget, you can still purchase the necklace inspired by this amazing story here.  And, you can stay in touch with the author of this novel (who is also the mind behind the IntelliGender social media community!) as well. Here is a link to her personal author website.

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Welcome to the new “blog” world of IntelliGender!

Love,

The Moms of IntelliGender