The Way We Treat Each Other in 2020

“The Way We Treat Each Other in 2020” is a podcast episode from early August 2020 from The Purpose Show. She comments on the state of life today with an uplifting message that will make your Monday..Shaming and bullying seem to have become a normal part of our society right now and it’s time toContinue reading “The Way We Treat Each Other in 2020”

Sunday games are supposed to be an escape from reality

Behind the scenes. Hubby hanging out. This is the first time in 10 years we aren’t playing fantasy football. I don’t know what your take is on it but we are kind of boycotting the NFL this year due to how ridiculously political it’s gotten. To me the Sunday games are supposed to be anContinue reading “Sunday games are supposed to be an escape from reality”

(Hashtag) Self Care Awareness Month

Get unstuck Fitness is a very important area of my life and yet it is the one thing in my life where I’m completely stuck. Five years ago I got up on the daily, worked out and lived a fitness lifestyle, but lately I’ve found it extremely hard to follow through with anything. Yes COVIDContinue reading “(Hashtag) Self Care Awareness Month”

Open The Gates For Personal Development As A MomMe By Using Enneagrams

Fiction writing is a passion of mine and earlier this year I was exploring both Personality Types and Enneagrams on the advice of a writer named Abbie Emmons. On her YouTube channel she has an extremely informative series of videos on fiction writing. The character building portion of this list had a plan of actionContinue reading “Open The Gates For Personal Development As A MomMe By Using Enneagrams”

If you’re having trouble changing your habits, the problem isn’t you. The problem is your system.

I just finished Atomic Habits by James Clear..💡If you’re having trouble changing your habits, the problem isn’t you. The problem is your system.💡.It was a great read about the little habits in our lives and to tweak my system I’m going to ask the big bad Facebook to fill up my book shelf. I’m onContinue reading “If you’re having trouble changing your habits, the problem isn’t you. The problem is your system.”

Thoughts on Make Over your Morning Routines

Today while I was working on my morning writing I took a moment to listen to a podcast from 3 in 30 Podcast. It was titled “Make Over your Morning Routines” and talked about the little things that can get you started on having a good day. The surprising thing they suggested is starting theContinue reading “Thoughts on Make Over your Morning Routines”

(Attention: Parents of school aged kids) Don’t write off homework until you read this

The great debate over homework has been going on for decades. As a member of a family of educators from college level professors to elementary school teachers you may be surprised about my opinion on homework. Even with my educational friendly background I’m not a stranger to recognizing excessive amounts of homework. Out of allContinue reading “(Attention: Parents of school aged kids) Don’t write off homework until you read this”

How a to do list saved my sanity

In a mere three weeks of consistently using a to do list app my feeling over overwhelm has lessened significantly and my self esteem has risen exponentially. Since my success both physically and mentally has been so measurable using just a simple app I knew that I needed to share this secret with other momsContinue reading “How a to do list saved my sanity”