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Taking Care of YOU – Self Care

yeah YOU!! How do you take care of yourself? Do you take care of yourself? I'll be honest, I don't. I just don't. I do not do much for just myself and if I do, it usually has something to benefit those around me. I'm 37, oh wait 38 years old, lol and I am… Continue reading Taking Care of YOU – Self Care

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Feeling Anxious?

  Here are a few simple things you can do every day to lessen the stress and anxiety you’re feeling right now: Breathe in and out - deeply and slowly Focus on the things you can control Write down your feelings For more information please follow the link below: starttoday.com/blogs/lifestyle/feeling-anxious-try-building-these-simple-habits-into-your-routine For more check them out… Continue reading Feeling Anxious?

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Keep Your Sanity

5 Small Sanity Savers - check out the whole article here. "As we’re entering into another week of sheltering in place, we know that many of you are feeling all sorts of mixed emotions right now " Start Today Blog Pray about it! No matter what “it” is - bring it to God! Start journaling!… Continue reading Keep Your Sanity

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Experts in Children’s Mental Health Are Collecting The True Feelings of Families During the Pandemic | Parents

How are you feeling? This tool is here to listen, learn—and to provide support. — Read on http://www.parents.com/news/track-your-covid-19-mental-health-with-this-creative-word-cloud-tool/ May is Mental Health Awareness Month

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Anxiety Around Current Events

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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… Continue reading End of School Year

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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 the… Continue reading Back and Forth

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Mom Tip #106

Okay, here it is...my weakness...my weakness is I LOVE to sleep!! So this next tip, I struggle with and that tip is getting up earlier than your family in the morning! When I do (very rarely) the morning goes so much smoother and the day just seems to start better! Every morning I get up… Continue reading Mom Tip #106

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Sleep Well…

Sometimes I struggle to wind-down at night, which from connecting with other moms, is pretty common - so I have been praying this verse at night and it has given me comfort knowing I am leaving it up to Him - "Cast all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you" 1Peter 5:7 I'm… Continue reading Sleep Well…

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Hospital Stay

Unfortunately, last week we were in the hospital with our daughter - one of the scariest places to be with a child. Thankfully, we figured out what was wrong and she is on the road to recovery. However, I pray and give kudos to those parents who have chronically ill children and are in the… Continue reading Hospital Stay