Rachel Marie Martin, full-time FindingJoy.net blogger, speaker, marketer, podcaster, and single mom of seven offers a rallying cry for anyone who believes the lie that she is just a mom.
Over the years, as you pour everything you have into your family, you wind up loosing the essence of who you are. Using her characteristic raw and visceral style, Rachel teaches you ways to rewrite the pages of your story, follow your passion, and discover the beauty of who you are.
Drawing on lessons from her own journey, combined with insight from conversations with thousands of other women, Rachel encourages moms to shatter cycles, remove masks, and prevent fear from taking control. Her no excuses approach is balanced with enough room for grace for those messy moments in life and mothering.
Rachel reminds readers that there is always a reason to hope, to move forward, and to dare the impossible. You can make changes. You can pursue dream, find yourself, and live a life of deep happiness and boundless joy. Stop putting everything off for someday. Take hold of the moment, and say yes to your dreams.
Part 1: Stuck In The Great Tension
- Time Keeps On Ticking
- Pay No Attention to the Mom Behind the Curtain
- Sticks and Stones
- Will the Real You Please Stand Up?
- The Future of Your Present Reality
- One, Two, Three...Jump!
Part 2: Exposing Excuses
- The Denials
- The Baggage
- The Agendas
Part 3: Building A New Reality
- Break the Cycle
- Look Back and Rediscover You
- Take It One Step, One Inch, at a Time
- Choose the Right Mental Targets
- It's Okay to Freak Out
- Don't Do Life and Dreams Alone—Armor Up!
- It's Your Story--Own It
- Cross to the Other Side