fbpx

Tag: happiness

I’m Dreaming of a Minimalist Christmas

1
There are a number of reasons that I've decided not to go big for Christmas this year. The most pressing of these, of course,...

Building Relationships:: Lessons for My Daughters and Adults, Too

0
Building relationships is hard Recently, after conversations with friends and a few posts on the internet, I had some thoughts swarming in my head about...

Taking Time to Reset as a Family

0
Every year, I make it my mission for my family and I to take time to reset. To reconnect with each other, unwind, refresh,...

Thank you, Mom:: A Mother’s Day Love Letter

1
  In celebration of Mother's Day, here is my love letter to the most influential woman in my life. Thank you, Mom. I am more than...

My 30s Bucket List

0
I am turning 30 this year, and I am truly looking forward to it. As my thirtieth birthday approaches, I can’t help but reflect...

Trauma Will Not Defeat My Child

2
When I was a child I dreamed of Motherhood. I never had great career aspirations or globetrotting dreams; I simply wanted to settle down and build...

The Loss of Childhood Pride:: When He Stops Cheering

0
Something nearly indescribable that happens when my son accomplishes a new task. There's this moment when he is his best and biggest cheerleader. His...

I’m the Mom Who Always Uses Her Vacation Days

0
I read an article by Forbes that states, "only 47% of Americans are using half of their vacation time, and 21% leave more than...

Love Letter to My Instant Pot

0
My dearest magical appliance: the Instant Pot, I owe you a huge thank you. You’ve been part of our lives- part of our family- for...

When You Want to Run Away, Survive Until You Thrive

0
They say, "The days are long, but the years are short" when your kids are little and "they" (whoever that is) totally knew what...