Some days just aren’t that hard. Some are. So what makes those tough days so tough? And where does the confidence come from to help you sail through those easy days? Oh, if you’re looking at me for the answer, I don’t have it! I’m wondering too! But, I’m always looking for inspiration, ways to
Sometimes things stink. Sometimes life throws you a curve ball. Or what feels like a dozen, one right after the other. Anyway, that was definitely the last couple of weeks for me. But I’m just so over feeling lousy and tired, I had to change my perspective. Lemon: I rolled my ankle and sprained it
Earlier this week, as I pulled up to the pick up line at his elementary school, I could tell that “A” wasn’t happy. Normally he’s looking out for me with a wide smile or chatting with his buddies, but today, he looked like he had a rough day. When he got in the car, he
No, it’s not because I’m still on a Halloween hangover; it’s because someone (read: me) had the brilliant idea to switch their daughter to a big girl bed this week, right in the middle of a crazy-busy time. Because we working moms don’t multitask enough, right? I’ve got a lot on my plate. I’ve taken
My ability to balance work and family has been seriously put to the test lately. I’m sure you’ve been there, or are possibly feeling the same way now. There are not enough hours in the day to accomplish everything that needs to be done. You’re feeling pulled in ten million directions at once and if one more thing
Here are ten important things to ask a mother of three…well, really these questions are applicable to ANY mother. But, as a mother to three daughters under the age of five, I sometimes day-dream about the simple ways in which my friends, relatives and colleagues can help me out, give me a boost, or make a part of
I’m worried that much of the parenting I’ve observed (and participating in myself) of late has shifted more into protecting our children rather than teaching them. I’d like to push back towards the teaching and growing philosophy of parenting – and help ourselves as adults as well.
When is a vacation not always a vacation? When you bring your three children! Vacationing with young children can be a difficult and daunting task. This weekend my family embarked on our first mini-vaca of the season. This was our first official summer vacation with all three girls. We took a long weekend to Cape
For the most part I am a positive, always-look-on-the-bright-side type of person. I can go with the flow, work with what I’ve got and still be happy. However, I do suffer from occasional anxiety and over the past two months it has crept up on me and really put a damper on my daily routine.
I am every mother. I am a mother of one, two, or three, or more. I am a mother of multiples. I am a new mother. I am a pregnant mother. I am a working mother or a stay at-home mother. I am inspired by all the moms I see on a daily basis. I