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: Readingstart reading…

I’m Home!!! I’m finally Working from Home!!!

That’s right folks! I am finally working from home! I’m so happy! And so far, so good 🙃 So I’ve learned a few things, my first couple days home: We did not put enough insulation in, I can hear EVERYTHING! I love to have a choice on having a window open! Awww… fresh air 🌅…

“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”! We included all the different ways…

End of School Year

So I don’t know about you but our crazy end of school chaos has begun! Programs, celebrations, end of school year parties and then don’t forget about class field trips and just the day to day homework and everything else already on our calendars- it is so flipping crazy busy!!! BUT… try not to stress…

Protect Your Skin

So my dad passed away from Melanoma in December and I’ve been doing some research about how to protect myself and my family’s skin from the sun; and wanted to share with you, to hopefully help you as well! I know with Spring Break coming up for some, this is the perfect time! ☀️ 1….

Leaving…

Everyday I leave. I leave for work and I leave my kids and some days this just totally sucks! My older 2 are in school everyday, but while I work I miss a lot of opportunities to be involved in their classes and taking or picking them up from school. My youngest, KC, is 4 and…

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 attack…

Mom Tip #109-Tips for staying healthy this flu season 😷

For many of us in the US, it is still flu season and this season has hit hard! If you haven’t already, there is still time to get your flu shot!! Along with the flu shot, here are a few other tips/suggestions I have: WASH YOUR HANDS!! All the time! I keep sanitizer in my…

Update on my New Year Goals

Hmmm… so I am not doing as well as I would hope. I was excited with the new year and I think my expectations were too high for myself. Although I have done well on a few of them, I think the ones I am not doing so well on are the everyday activities I…

Christmas Break for kids…not for me

This is the time of year, where it is especially hard being a working mom! Right up there with Summer break! Kids are off of school and mom has to work 😦 It is so hard  to know my kids are at home (probably having a ton of fun) and I’m away from them all…