Ashlee Kasten

Ashlee Kasten is a published author, freelance writer, speaker, podcaster, and “professional encourager” who lives for the opportunity to breathe life into discouraged moms. When she’s not writing, you can find her sorting through mountains of laundry, kissing scraped boo-boo’s, or homeschooling her four children. She has been married for over ten years to the man who still gives her butterflies.


Connect with her now at or on Instagram @thepurposeofmotherhood.

Ashlee Kasten
Surprised boy with a pacifier.


Pacifier Teeth: What Causes Them and Can They Be Fixed?

It’s true, pacifiers can cause dental issues. But with education, you’ll be able to avoid or correct pacifier teeth.

Asian mother and adorable little toddler boy with life vest having fun in a swimming pool.

Product Reviews

7 Best Infant Life Jackets of 2022

Shopping for an infant life jacket? Our list of the best infant life jackets will steer you in the right direction.

Children playing with blocks.

Product Reviews

7 Best Wooden Blocks Sets for Kids of 2022

Looking for a set of wooden blocks your child will love? We’ve found the best wooden blocks sets for kids!

The baby climbs a pikler triangle toy accompanied by a sister in the living room.

Product Reviews

5 Best Pikler Triangles of 2022

Are you looking for the best Pikler triangle for your little one? We’ve done the hard work for you! Take a look at the best Pikler triangles!

Portrait of three funny little kids playing in ball pit.

Product Reviews

5 Best Ball Pits for Kids of 2022

On the hunt for a ball pit for your little one? We’ve got the details on the best ball pits for kids! Our top list is all you need.

Mom swinging baby boy in swing at summer time.

Product Reviews

The 5 Best Toddler Swings of 2022

Toddler swings are a world of fun, but how do you know which one to choose? Our list of the best toddler swings will make your choice easy!

Funny baby in white bassinet with canopy.

Product Reviews

5 Best Vibrating Bassinets of 2022

Are you in the market for a vibrating bassinet? Don’t waste hours searching the internet. Our list of the best vibrating bassinets has you covered!

Female case worker visiting woman with adopted children


How Much Do Foster Parents Get Paid?

Are you considering fostering but asking “How much do foster parents get paid”? We’ve got all the details to help you make a decision.

Young family reading the Bible.

Product Reviews

7 Best Christian Parenting Books of 2022

Christian parents in search of solid parenting advice don’t have to look any further! Our list of Best Christian Parenting Books will help you find your perfect match.

Close up shot of a baby boy having fun in a sensory group with illuminated toys.

Light Play, Product Reviews

The 5 Best Light Up Sensory Toys of 2022

Light-up sensory toys have become a popular choice for helping children calm down. With our list of the best, you’re sure to find a toy your child loves!

Mother potty training her little daughter at home.

Potty Training

The Ultimate Potty Training Kit: Everything You Need to Start

Ready to start potty training? Don’t start before you’ve assembled your potty training kit! We’ve outlined everything you need to potty train with success.

Baby monitors on table in room.

Product Reviews

The 5 Best WiFi Baby Monitors of 2022

If you’re searching for the best WiFi baby monitors, your search stops here! We’ve gathered a list of the top Wifi baby monitors so you can shop in confidence.