We have all fallen into the trap of feeling like, even when we manage to check off all of the things on our list of things we need or want to do, it's just not enough. Okay, so the house is pristine but we haven't "engaged or played" with our children. Yes, dinner is ready… Continue reading You’re Doing Enough
Hey Y'all! So listen, how many of my fellow parents (cause I'm sure there is a father or two out there who might feel this deep down to the ankles like I do) have managed to harness the urge to yell and swallowed the words before they escape your lips all day, only to fall… Continue reading Almost Made It…Again
Hey Y'all! So yesterday as I was sitting in evening service at church waiting expectantly for my afternoon dose of caffeine to kick in, I was struck by the phrase, "...as parents we have to balance intent versus impact. Because the old way of 'do as I say, not as I do' doesn't work..." Needless… Continue reading Intent vs. Impact
Hey Y'all! Long time no write! I could give the standard, "life happens" motto or apologize for the ghosting and ask that you ride with me once more as I begin again (again). But this time around I just want to get some words out in my space. A space I originally created to speak… Continue reading No More Pressure To Perform
Hey Y'all! Every new season comes with changes and shifts that we may be familiar but still require more from us than we anticipated. Case in point, summer brings warm days, water activities and in the South, light bills that rival some car note payments. While some are on fixed incomes and the weight of… Continue reading A is for Acceptance
Hey Y'all! Have you ever been in the midst of conversation about careers, goals and the future? Sure, we all have. Maybe you, like me, have even discussed aspirations and things you still hope to accomplish with friends, family members or like-minded acquaintances. But, as a SAHM (Stay-at-Home-Mom), there is a question/statement that comes in… Continue reading Are You Going Back to Work?