It was at one this morning, cradling my coughing two-year-old, that I realized something. These moments are ever so fleeting. It’s easy to get caught up in the everyday business and difficulties and lose sight of that. His warm brow pressed up against my shoulder, his little arms curled around my neck; instead of […]
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The best thing to hold onto in life is each other. -Audrey Hepburn It’s that time of year. Graduations, endings, good-byes. Beginnings, new seasons. Recitals, parties, end of the year gatherings. A little advice? Be there. Be in the moment. Stop rushing around just trying to get through to the next event. Be here- with […]
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 […]
Making sure our children feel special and loved is something we should focus on all year. Here are 10 simple ways to show them you care.
A life full of Facebook is one that is mine. Sometimes I sit back and observe all the time I pour in to this big social media place. It’s intangible, yes, but does leave quite a trace. Make sure you check in wherever you go. It’s a perk and marketing trend, you know. […]
Don’t tell my my younger, more adventurous self because she would never admit it, but I like ritual. The daily or weekly habits that have become so ingrained that I know to look forward to them. Everyone warned me that things change when you have children. Family and friends said, “Go out to dinner […]
While I was pregnant with Klarissa I knew I wanted the Itzbeen Pocket Nanny to track “things” but I didn’t really know what I would use it for exactly. I put it on my registry but never received it at any showers until finally, it arrived by UPS. Woo Hoo! I was thrilled!! The funny thing was […]