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AND IT’S OKAY.

Here’s a fun thing to try on this weekend. Whenever you catch yourself sharing or complaining or straight out stating a problem – add. “AND IT’S OKAY” at the end. Just try it on for fun. I am tired. And it’s okay. It’s been such a long week. And it’s okay. I’m single parenting this …

One more thing

I have added one more thing to my morning routine and it is gratitude, and already I am seeing the world through a different lense. This a moment from a dance party we have each night after dinner (while one of the boys does the dishes and I put away the food). I found myself …

I have SO much more time!

Breakthrough An amazing thing has happened ! I feel now that I have more time then ever with my little twins !!! Which is incredible considering where I started. I used to be home with them and then working part time. I took them grocery shopping with me , to their gymnastics, put them for …

What is his job?

I’m going to bed. It’s just my husband and I in our first house before we had kids and we just finished watching one of the shows we love. My husband says “I’ll be right up.” . I know what this “right up”means. It means he’s going to stay up for another hour and I …

Failure is just a feeling

I said I will do something and I didn’t. That’s the math of the situation. . The drama of the situation is I feel like a failure. . Separate the math and the drama. Math is always simple and neutral. Drama is always charged and dramatic lol:) . The morning fight with your kid: Math …

Slouching = failure, obviously!

New year, new homework from my life coach. I sit down to write. Here is what I find out. I believe I am tired, i am convinced I do things half-ass and I definitely slouch. Not only do I believe the thoughts above but I think them on repeat, many times a day and feel terrible about …

I’M SO BUSY!

What if we eliminated ‘so busy’ from our vocabulary??? Whenever I tell anyone I have 4 boys, 99% of people react “wow, you must be so busy!”. Although there is definitely truth in it, I never choose to say that about my life. Why? Because I feel extremely overwhelmed when I think that and there …

The Universe is friendly.

This morning I had a perfect window between groceries and the dentist to pick up my new glasses. I arrived early, before the glasses office was open and I sat in the car happily listening to my podcast. I knew I had 15 minutes from when the store opens to when my dentist appointment begins. …

Pain is not a problem.

What? I wish my coach told me that last weekend. I have been struggling with the headache for a while now. But to be honest it is a lot easier when we stop fighting the pain and stop avoiding it and resisting it. Whether it is your head or your emotional pain over your relationship …