The last two months have been quite a transition for me. Although I can’t speak about it yet, I am so grateful to have my tribe. I am so appreciative of the women in my life, because they are part of my friend ecosystem. Their diversity of perspectives and interactions makes them exactly what I [...]
It’s 1:56 a.m today, and I am sitting in my bathroom. I am experiencing a lot of pain in my left shoulder and arm, but even worse than that, I feel horrible about an episode with my 5 year old last night. I have chosen to alternate between baths and showers for my kids. It [...]
This homeschooling thing is quite the challenge and this morning was evidence that my munchkins are over it. We had a zoom meeting with their classmates and teachers and no one wanted to participate. They went in the bedroom and closed the door, showing their level of disinterest and frustration. At that point, I just [...]
Happy Holidays from my family to yours. I know that the holidays are a time for family, sharing and giving. A time to reflect on what has passed in anticipation of what is to come. I want us to remember those who are not in a place to celebrate in a way that evokes all [...]
I’ve been terrible lately. I am preparing for exams and have been very busy with my girls. Feeling overwhelmed can quickly lead to not doing or sometimes contributing to important things that include maintaining my blog. With that said, I hope you are enjoying some alone time and/or family filled weekends; whichever one you need [...]
I have never mentioned the name Santa Claus in my house. My older daughter is four years old and she knows nothing of a jolly man, with a big belly coming down the chimney to put her Christmas gifts under the tree. My girls have never taken a picture at a mall sitting on Santa’s [...]
Needs no more. Let that marinate. Sit with it. I know someone needs this today. Happy Sunday.
The holidays fast approaching. The simplest reminder that the season of giving is upon us is, the chill in the air, my need to watch Thanksgiving and Christmas Holiday movies on Hallmark, and the baking that is already taking