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Why a Healthy Mom Is a Happy Mom

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All of us are exposed to everyday stress, but moms seems to be more prone to suffer from it because the many responsibilities that they handle. Someone said that women are multi-tasking beings and this is probably for real. If you are a mom that has to rush their children every morning to get ready for school, prepare your husband’s breakfast and still have a thousand things to do before going to your own job or start cleaning the house, you know there is too much truth in that saying. Summarizing, being a healthy mom is important to be a happy mom, as you will see below.
Good Health Puts a Smile in Your Face
Starting a new day might not be easy if you are feeling tired, frustrated, or suffering from a discomfort resulting from illness. However when you are healthy, your body produces the necessary stimuli to get up and yet your activities started with happiness that increases after eating a well-balanced breakfast, which is the most important meal of the day for you and your family as well.
Improving Your Health Decreases Your Premiums
When it comes to taking out life insurance, your health is determined to lower the quotes that you can obtain from different health insurance companies. Although, if you already have life insurance, you can decrease the premium that you are actually paying or get a new policy with better conditions when the term of your policy is over.

Habits that Make You Happy and Healthy
It is never too late to review your habits, not just your eating and drinking habit, but also your sleeping, working and overall habits that are systematically part of your life. Smoking is a bad habit and contributes to deteriorating your health if you cannot control it, same as drinking or eating in excess. Start by modifying these habits and you will recover the energy to keep shifting to brand new healthy habits.
Remember That The Outdoors Exist!
Many women are healthy moms and happy moms because they give themselves time to interact with the outdoors. A woman who spends the morning in the house, the afternoon at then office and then back home, rarely remembers to enjoy the fresh air blowing in the park while taking a time to enjoy a walk. Whenever you can, exercise outside, but first check the environmental conditions of the place you live.
Reducing the Stress Load
Stress is the main enemy of most people and often leads to depression, making it easy for illness to strike. A happy mom should not carry a heavy load of stress, but for new moms and busy business moms lowering the stress charge is truly hard. There are many ways to cope with stress and become a happy mom, including enrolling in stress management programs that could be available through your health care system, or approaching your community center to learn about organizations that can help you to reduce this problem, while improving your overall health.
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Cascia Talbert

Cascia Talbert is a devout Catholic, mother of five children, health and fitness enthusiast and positive parenting supporter. She is also the founder of the award winning online health, fitness, parenting and Christian faith magazine for moms, the Healthy Moms Magazine. She lives in the Chicago suburbs with her husband, five children and one spoiled cat. Her hobbies include gardening, country music, running, and playing her flute. Check out her first book, "Taking Care of your Family's Health and Well-being, Saints to Turn to and the Catholic Faith," available anywhere books are sold.

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  1. Amy Hagerup March 21, 2013

    Reducing the stress load IS very important. And I loved the part about being outdoors some too. Awesome. Blessings, Amy

  2. Cascia Talbert March 26, 2013

    Amy, I always struggle with stress. Still looking for something magical that will just make everything stressful in my life disappear. Don't think that is going to happen, though.

    Thanks for stopping by and leaving us a comment!

  3. Simoune Pearson March 27, 2013

    It's difficult when mom gets sick because whether guys would admit it or not, everyone at home depend on Mom to save their day. Healthy mom means happier home too 🙂

  4. Cascia Talbert March 27, 2013

    Simoune, yes I feel awful and guilty whenever I get sick. Our kids depend on us. Thanks for stopping by and leaving us a comment!