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 [...]