Goal Setting for Busy Moms

03. January 2017 Organizing 0
Goal Setting for Busy Moms
How to Set Attainable Goals that Focus on Your Personal Needs as a Mom   I stopped setting “New Year’s Resolutions” eight years ago…not coincidentally, at the time I was pregnant with my first child. It seemed silly to make resolutions that I had no idea what my life would look like. My resolutions always ...

Roundup Of Best Toddler Books for Boys

Roundup Of Best Toddler Books for Boys
My Top 10 Toddler Books   I love books. My husband loves books. My brother and sister-in-law are both educators. So, no surprise, my kids have a lot of books. A lot. In addition to our shelves and shelves of books, we make frequent trips to the library to get even more books to read. ...

Self-Care Rituals for Busy Moms

Self-Care Rituals for Busy Moms
A Working Moms Guide to Fitting Self-Care Into Your Day   As if being a busy working mom isn’t enough, now you have to try to squeeze in self-care? I get it. There aren’t enough hours in the day for busy moms.   We spend all day working as quickly as possible to leave at ...

Showing Kindness In Difficult Times

Showing Kindness In Difficult Times
Follow Michelle Obama’s Advice – “When They Go Low, We Go High”   This recent election has put our country in turmoil. Never in my life have I seen such a split in political opinions and what is best for the nation. One thing that keeps me moving forward and reminds me of what’s important ...

Creating Family Holiday Traditions

Creating Family Holiday Traditions
Sharing Family Rituals When You Travel for the Holidays   My husband and I started a tradition of celebrating our own private Christmas with each other before we went our separate ways for the actual holiday. We named it Fake Christmas. Twelve years later, we still celebrate Fake Christmas every year, now with our own ...

Parenting While Sick

07. November 2016 Health 0
Parenting While Sick
How to Handle Young Kids When You Don’t Feel Well   I have an autoimmune disease. There have been many times where I’ve had to parent my kids when I was recovering from a medical procedure or just not feeling well. So I know a thing or two about parenting while ill.   You don’t ...