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 [...]

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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 [...]

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 [...]