As the kids head back to school, some of us find our days much quieter. And, as much as we adore our children, we don’t mind getting a little time on our own to put the house back together either. Or perhaps, read a book? I know… what’s that?! But for many moms, by the […]
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I’m going to share a little secret with you. When I’m discouraged or having a hard day, this is what I do (okay, not always, but I try!). I look around to see how I can encourage someone else. I know what you’re thinking…. “But what about me, what about my problems?” Something happens when […]
Chances are, no one is taking you back-to-school shopping or for a physical. Let’s be creative and proactive as we take care of our inner and outer selves.
The other day, I was on the phone with one of my oldest and closest friends. We were talking about whether or not to have kids. Quick background: I already have one. She’s 10 months old. It feels like I’ve been a parent forever. My friend, on the other hand, is still unsure about the whole child-rearing […]
I miss you all already. Only 36 hours back home in Texas and I sent this message along with this cartoon to my girlfriends since high school who I had the rare chance of visiting with in late September. My friend tied the knot at a destination wedding in Georgia and she had invited me to […]
Our family is fortunate to live in a great neighborhood, with lots of families and children. Most of the kids go to our local public school, so they see each other at school, on the bus, and around the neighborhood. While I’m glad to know all these families, it has taken some time to figure […]