We were all perfect parents once. Then we had kids. Right? We all have these preconceived notions about parenthood before we get tossed into the chaos of children. We have all these thoughts and ideas and plans of how we will...
School’s out for summer, however for many parents, school is the #1 thing on our minds right now. Even without the underlying tensions of what will happen this fall with Covid regarding whether schools will open, which strict policies...
I am white. I was not raised in a diverse area. I have friends who I love dearly that are people of color. No more than a few years ago, I was a person to say things like, "All...
I went to the beach this week. It was glorious and I’m fearlessly claiming “Vitamin Sea Therapy” against any Covid-19 naysayers out there. But while I sat there with growing kids (read: less responsibility), I confess I found myself...
Dear Self, Congratulations you have just turned 16! This is the moment you've waited for so long. When you hop into that Mustang, take it slow and easy. Throughout the years I've experienced a few things and I wanted to...
I lost it. I sat sobbing in my closet not even able to catch my breath. Looking at my face you would have thought somebody died, but no, I just made the same mistake I always make. I kept...
This weekend, I had planned to write about the tips and tricks I learned to help my kiddos deal with the big emotions that can be so hard for them, but every time I would open the computer, I'd...
Raise your hand if you need a break. I'm raising both of mine because this time of social distancing is no joke. It's hard in the weirdest of ways. I deeply love my family, but I won't sugar coat...
 Kids today have access to way too much information right at their fingertips, and they must be protected. One of the most popular ways that the younger generation gets their information is through social media. The problem is that...
I guess you could tell from the title that this isn't going to be one of those uplifting, things-I've-learned-from-slowing-down-and-living-simply kind of posts. I really just want to rant for a bit and have people tell me I'm not alone....
Alright. It’s happened. I AM OFFICIALLY OLD. I’m not talking, ooh I can drink old. I’m talking life insurance, wills, trusts, face cream, Botox, lip injections, college girls calling you ma’am old. Ya know…I never thought I would make it this...
It’s been almost two months of being in some state of quarantine due to the Covid-19 outbreak. We will hopefully soon/when safe begin returning back to “normal life,” but are there parts of your “new normal” that you plan...

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