It was QUITE the rough parenting morning, so I hopped on here to share some insights and naked truths about being human and sometimes MOMZILLA!! A little about how today I’m choosing curiosity over judgement and nourishing over self-battery or numbing. We are so in this being human thing together. Thanks for being human with me. CLICK … Read more MOMZILLA… you know one of THOSE parenting mornings…
The one thing I know for sure about being a parent is that we are faced with an endless stream of decisions. And for possibly the first time in our lives, we’re faced with making some really important decisions on someone else’s behalf. That feels like kind of a big deal. Combined in this perfect … Read more Parenting: decisions, decisions decisions. How do we decide to thrive?
Am I the only mom around here who totally hijacks the whole advent calendar thing for her own selfish motives? In our home, my girls have these little pockets for advent that we – strike that – ‘the Christmas Fairies’ tuck little treats or notes into. Sometimes it’s a lip balm, sometimes its a note … Read more Hyjacking Advent or strategic multi-tasking? You tell me.
Your crisp sunny days and new rhythms make up for your rude termination of my summer lovin’ and ruthlessly tossing me into a whirlwind of transition. For years, September’s disruption took me by surprise. Somehow I thought ‘back to school’ and settling into fall routines should make life smooth and easy-peasy. Except there’s this little thing called … Read more Oh September, how you kick my butt. It’s ok, I still love you.
Let this be a beacon of hope for all you parents out there traveling with young kids… One day soon, before you know it, you’ll actually be able to travel with your kids and relax and read a good book… honestly!! Hang in there – you can do it!! 😉 I’ve done a lot of … Read more Flying with kids? Hope plus Top Tips
In my world it’s the annual dads and kids camping trip… twenty-plus kids with a motley crew of dads off to a gulf island campground! So this mama is kid and hubby free for the weekend. I miss them already… and… I’m totally good with that! My hubby and I both love having weekends with the kids … Read more Perks of divorce without the divorce?