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Parenting During the Coronavirus Crisis So here we are in coronavirus quarantine ("coro-tine") day 1,234,000. We are tired, anxious, a little tipsy, exhausted, and bored. Our kids are now off any routine, they are eating us all out of house...
Like many other moms out there in the world, I tend to get in bed at the end of a long day with a lot on my mind. This mental list may or may not include the following: the...
You often hear people compare their lives to balancing plates or juggling balls. The only issue with this analogy is that it puts everything we are balancing on the same spectrum. I recently heard someone make this analogy and a...
March is Women’s History Month. I love being a mom, but it is incredibly challenging sometimes. I feel like things such as picky eating, potty-training, and toddler tantrums are fairly easy to handle. But when it comes to the...
March is Women's History Month. It presents an opportune time to applaud the progress that's been made as well as focus on what still needs to be done.  The National Women's History Alliance "Our history is our strength!"  Founded in 1985 by...
One week ago I would have called myself a skeptic. Confused by the mass panic caused by the media and incessant false reporting over COVID-19, aka Coronavirus. Annoyed by the masses rushing out to buy Costco out of hand...
It’s International Women’s Day today. And boy (and girl), do we need to think about the role of women in our world. A recent study by the United Nations, The World’s Women 2015, exposed some alarming statistics. The study...
For years, I’ve seen friends post about taking a hiatus from social media, particularly around the season of Lent. I’ve rarely felt inclined to do that myself, as I'm usually minimally involved digitally.   For me, Facebook started as a place...
I have recently taken an interest in something called Free Range Parenting. If you are unfamiliar with the term, it basically means giving more freedom to your children and providing less supervision. Free Range Parenting (FRP) is a term...
I've never been much good at New Year's Resolutions. In fact, in all my life, I've probably never kept a resolution past the first of February. By summer, I've completely forgotten what it was I "resolved" to do. So I...

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