I have been known to make lemonade out of lemons, but honey I'm going to make frosted lemonade out of lemons this time. I'm talking whipped crème and cherries on top for a hot sunny day. You know why? Because that is what moms do (claps as I say each word)! Anyways, I wanted to … Continue reading Back to School. Well kinda…
It’s unfortunate that coparenting is not always a happy time, regardless of the effort you put in. It is also very unfortunate that the mental well-being of a child can be severely impacted when there is a parent or parents that refuses to work cooperatively because of bitterness, animosity or simply just personal issues. The … Continue reading Do you Co-Parent with a Toxic Mom or Dad?
I'm sitting in this Zoom meeting under the covers. For a minute the covers felt like an escape, as if they were sheltering me from something. I could hear my kids voices raising again and Apollo barking at the neighbors outside. I was going to yell and say for the hundredth time I was in … Continue reading Virtual Learning vs Career Mom
Parenting is hard. Not only do you experiences changes in yourself, but you also have to deal with the changes within your children. One minute they are babies hanging on you boob, the next they are preteens going through puberty, acne, and those dreaded mood swings. Self care is protecting your energy. We never think … Continue reading SELF CARE IS… Not Blaming Yourself For Your Child’s Growing Pains.