Helping Your Child Learn To The Best Of Their Ability

Helping Your Child Learn To The Best Of Their Ability

It’s amazing to think that every experience we have ever had, has shaped us into who we are today. This means that if you like or don't like yourself in any capacity, the best/ worst days of your life have directly contributed to that. When you put things in this perspective, it can often be [...]

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Giving Your Child A Competent Leg Up In Life

Giving Your Child A Competent Leg Up In Life

As parents, we all want our children to have a great life. Even if our own life was fraught with difficulties, it can all seem acceptable if the efforts go towards giving our children a better shot. It can be easy to understand this on the surface, but without gatekeeping, you only truly recognize the [...]

Why I choose to get up and show up, every single day?!

Why I choose to get up and show up, every single day?!

We are all busy. We all have a sh*t load of things to do. We are tired. We are overwhelmed. We put too much pressure on ourselves and our families. But that can't always be an excuse. Even though I am a wreck some of the time, I am afraid most of the time, and [...]

A letter to myself on Mother’s day.

A letter to myself on Mother’s day.

Hey there mama. Happy early Mother's Day.  How are you? I know life seems like it's pulling you in a million directions at times but you got this mama. You've done a great job thus far and guess what, you are still alive. Thank you for staying strong and not giving up. The challenges you [...]

Chores for kids ages 3 to 10

Chores for kids ages 3 to 10

How to help kids be more responsible? I always say: I am one confused mama. I constantly struggle between letting kids be "kids" and using life lessons to teach responsibility. I find that just like many things in life, these two don't have to be mutually exclusive. We can do both but all in due [...]

10 things I’ve learned about myself – in our 10 years of marriage

10 things I’ve learned about myself – in our 10 years of marriage

Marriage isn’t always easy. Merging two personalities and years of life and experiences prior to uniting can be beautiful yet challenging. Adding children, jobs, homes, sacrifices and new encounters bring on a whole other set of trials. But through all of that, there is growth. There is maturity and sometimes immaturity. But most of all [...]