Times of Uncertainty

Anxiety! Anxiety, Stress, Worry – these levels are through the roof right now for so many of us! Worry about if we’ll have enough food, enough money for that food, who will get the food, what will happen if I test positive for Covid-19, will I still have a job, etc, etc etc. We ALLContinue reading “Times of Uncertainty”

Children and Stress

March 28 – This article has a whole different meaning now because of the Covid-19 crisis happening – our kiddos are 13, 10 and 6 and they all process what’s going on in our world a little differently but one thing is consistent and that is they all FEEL the stress and anxiety. Everyone canContinue reading “Children and Stress”

Mom Tip #110 – School Prep ✅✏️📖✂️

Originally posted on This Working, Blessed Mom:
Start preparing your kids for school ahead of time, like more than the day before 😉 All 3 of my kids have some type of anxiety around school (really who doesn’t?) so starting to prepare them (and reminders for me)?is key for our family! Here are some tips…

Mom Tip #110 – School Prep ✅✏️📖✂️

Start preparing your kids for school ahead of time, like more than the day before 😉 All 3 of my kids have some type of anxiety around school (really who doesn’t?) so starting to prepare them (and reminders for me) is key for our family! Here are some tips we use at our house: Reading –Continue reading “Mom Tip #110 – School Prep ✅✏️📖✂️”

“Panic Bag” – Our life with Anxiety

My oldest daughter, has  an anxiety disorder (Conversion Disorder) and last summer it was at an all time high and we were really struggling (happy to report she is doing much better)!  Last year when we learned about it, SHE came up with this idea to create a “Panic Bag” (ideas posted to bottom of thisContinue reading ““Panic Bag” – Our life with Anxiety”

Toby Mac!!!!

This weekend, my girls and I went to a Toby Mac concert! When I bought these tickets in December, my oldest Addison (with the anxiety disorder) was pretty unstable and I was truly unsure if she’d be able to go. She has increased anxiety around crowds and my fear was her having an anxiety attackContinue reading “Toby Mac!!!!”

Back and Forth

I continue to struggle with what’s going on in my life, with my daughters anxiety skyrocketing and fathers cancer slowly taking over his body- I go back and forth about what to feel worse about; my daughters mental health breakdown or fathers future?! 😥 I try and think “find something positive” I always find theContinue reading “Back and Forth”

Yes, I do have a lot to be thankful for but…

So our family has had a rough couple weeks, well months actually! With my dads cancer diagnosis just seems to be more bad news all the time and our oldest daughter’s anxiety has reached a high and has complicated every aspect of our lives! It is so hard to see the ones closest to us suffer!Continue reading “Yes, I do have a lot to be thankful for but…”