Your morning routine sets the tone for the rest of your day.
“It takes a village to raise a child” is a well known saying, but does it have a place in the 21st century?
The truth is that social media is a platform people can use to represent themselves in ways they desire
Making friends in your 30’s is hard, making friends in your 30’s when you have a time and energy vampire (otherwise known as kids) is near impossible. So, what do you do?
I turned 37 last year. As my children sang “Happy Birthday”, showering me with kisses and laughter, I looked at the full table in front of me; an amazing husband and father, five gorgeous children, and I thought to myself: “My, how I have grown.”
Most people who know me would probably say that I am an outspoken woman and a little opinionated (okay, maybe more than a ‘little’)… I have strong convictions and beliefs, and I tend to wear them on my sleeve. Loudly!

Desperately seeking: Ride-or-die momate

I thought when I had kids, I would find my squad, ride-or-die friends, but it hasn’t worked out that way. Time and energy are not on my side, and those are the two things any relationship needs to grow and take root.

Family holidays are just the best, aren’t they?

Family holidays are both a dream and a nightmare, especially when it is with the broader family. The travel time, the close quarters, the differing parenting styles, the relationship dynamics…




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