M Is for Mama

Welcome to the unapologetically messy, maddening,
and miraculous world of motherhood.

Abbie Halberstadt

Hello, and welcome!

I’m Abbie, mama to ten, wife to one amazing guy, Bible-believing Christian, and much more. Join me as I share the ways the Lord has grown me through the years and the simple rhythms I have learned that have helped me cultivate a culture of peace (with a side of crazy) in our home.

Find Hope Amid the Hard Moments of Motherhood

Discover how God can use your everyday trials to grow you to become more like Jesus and radically transform how you view the hard parts of motherhood.

M Is Not for Mediocre

The M Is for Mama book offers advice, encouragement, and scripturally sound strategies seasoned with a little bit of humor to help you embrace the challenge of biblical motherhood and raise your children with love and wisdom.

the Blog

Inspiration, encouragement, and practical advice from a mama of ten.

Penny Reward System

Learn more here about the penny reward system, one of my reader’s favorite posts.


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M Is for Mama Podcast

Tune in for insight, inspiration, and encouragement for your mama journey. Check back regularly for new episodes from Abbie.

M Is for Mama Podcast