Reminder:

Every single day that we make the effort to raise our children into compassionate, God following little people with values and morale and a firm sense of belonging we are doing something that will impact this world- so don’t lose hope and despair and underestimate your role as parents. It’s single-handedly the most important, world…

You are not for everyone!

Poor mentality to have? I think not. I firmly believe that although we can be polite to everyone, we do not have to change or compete in order to manifest ourselves into this person who is the perfect fit for everyone. Coming to this realization and accepting this fact that we are not for everyone is…

When the important things get hard, rest if you must but never quit! xo

3 Tips for Positive Parenting

How many times has your child had a tantrum and you responded by yelling back at them? or you openly voiced your disappointment in their behavior by shrieking/grunting/public disapproval? I’m not perfect by any means, and unfortunately; while infrequent, the above happens here too. Here are 3 tips that can help you in the process…

3 POWERFUL WAYS TO GET PAST SELF DOUBT!

Like the quote says, “Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will.” These are 3 powerful ways to get past that dreaded demon. 1) STOP IT You have to stop it in its tracks and literally say out loud, “NO, we are not walking that path again.” This is the one time you are allowed…

In a world where you can be anything…

JUST BE YOURSELF! This multi faceted world needs the thing that makes YOU come alive, that gift, that talent, that uniqueness that makes YOU who you are. You were exclusively designed and fashioned into this fabulous being and the sooner you stop caving into what you think the world needs is when you will shine…

Compassion through a 7 year old lens…

Each of my children have brought with them something unique and each of them give me something to be thankful for each and every day. If there ever was an award for most compassionate, it would go to the 7 year old, who makes me lucky enough to have him call me mom. It was…

5 Steps to Productivity

1) Pray/Meditate : This is perhaps one of the most important things we can do for ourselves. It allows us to examine all of the intrinsic details that make us “whole”. It allows us to tap into out intuition, hear the words our heart is speaking boldly and clearly and above all, it gives us…

Parenting in the moment!

 There’s no other time like right now to just be present and in the moment!. There will always be laundry to do and dishes to wash, but this precious window of time with your littles won’t last forever. Read that extra book. Ride for five more minutes. Grab an extra snuggle when you can. Bake those…

What are you thankful for?

In light of everything that is transpiring around the world and even locally, with Hurricane Matthew..I think we ought to realize how very lucky we are! 5 things in no particular order: – my family; immediate and extended. – clean drinking water – adequate food – good health – my faith and belief in God….

5 Ways to Step Out of your “Mommy Comfort Zone”

Maybe it’s the messy buns, the yoga pants, the flip flops or flats, the basic tee or the lack of sleep but for some reason…moms have this invisible bubble surrounding themselves; this routine that they have become so comfortable with that they fear doing something out of the norm will ruin their day, lives, whatever…