Do You Have Enough Space?

Do You Have Enough Space?

Do You Have Enough Space? Do you have enough space? In a world where everyone’s talking about Marie Kondo and decluttering, this is a pretty common question. But I’m not necessarily talking about physical space. I’m talking about mental and emotional...
Staycation: The Perfect Family Getaway

Staycation: The Perfect Family Getaway

Staycation: The Perfect Family Getaway Have you ever taken a “staycation?” The dictionary defines a staycation as “a vacation spent in one’s home country rather than abroad, or one spent at home and involving day trips to local...
The One Thing I Want for Mother’s Day

The One Thing I Want for Mother’s Day

The One Thing I Want for Mother’s Day Of course we all treasure the misshapen pottery bowls and tissue paper and pipe cleaner flowers we receive. Those are the special gifts and memories, proudly presented with cards with “Happy Mother’s Day” written in their...
I Have To vs. I Get To

I Have To vs. I Get To

I Have To vs. I Get To Twice in the last week, I have woken up on the wrong side of the bed. Not literally (that would be weird), but figuratively. Big feelings of overwhelm and stress, of apprehension and dread for the day to come. Not an awesome way to attack the...
The Power of YES

The Power of YES

The Power of YES I feel like I’m in a cycle of NO. Our son is in a particularly challenging season of life right now, figuring out his own pre-teen stuff while we also navigate his ADHD and ASD diagnoses. Between his stuff and the constant bickering between him...
The Myth of Getting it Right

The Myth of Getting it Right

The Myth of Getting it Right I’ve been hearing from moms a lot that their biggest concern when it comes to being a mom is “getting it right.” This completely resonates and breaks my heart at the same time. We are SO hard on ourselves. Whether...