How will we ever learn to manage these new, more challenging than ever before, times?

I have always been one to take on many tasks. Always moving, always doing. The more the challenge, the more satisfying. Balancing, coordinating, and challenging myself has always been my way. I think I have finally met my match though, in this “new normal” and in motherhood. The one challenge that has me trying to … Continue reading How will we ever learn to manage these new, more challenging than ever before, times?

Perhaps it’s time we get pushed outside our comfort zones

The events in our country recently have created much unease across the nation. What happened to George Floyd was, without question, appalling, heartbreaking, and so blatantly cruel. The negativity toward our police officers is disheartening because the majority of them are truly here to serve and protect all of us. And the looting and destruction … Continue reading Perhaps it’s time we get pushed outside our comfort zones

Cherishing the Milestones: Sometimes we aren’t prepared, but we can still embrace the change

This week we got an unexpected surprise. J discovered a wiggly tooth, and a couple short hours later lost his first tooth! Needless to say we were not prepared for this at all. We thought we had another year before we reached this milestone, but the universe had different plans. I had this idea of … Continue reading Cherishing the Milestones: Sometimes we aren’t prepared, but we can still embrace the change

In such an uncertain time, one thing I know for certain is the love from teachers

This week has been bitter sweet. We get this unexpected and blessed time to spend with our children due to COVID-19. No matter how stressful, overwhelming, and ever changing this time may be, we all have taken moments to cherish the amazing beings that are our children. When J entered his first year of school … Continue reading In such an uncertain time, one thing I know for certain is the love from teachers