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Digital Dilemma: I’m Responsible for My Children’s Online Presence

I’m not sure exactly when I realized it. One day recently though, it occurred to me that I am responsible for my children’s digital presence. And I’m not entirely comfortable with that. I think the moment occurred while I was scrolling through my newsfeed, and I overheard my niece say to her mom “Don’t put […]

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Expectations Ruin Everything! Let Go and Embrace the Unexpected

You’ve spent hours, weeks, months even… planning the perfect event. A family vacation. A wedding. A birthday party. Ordinary outings require work too… a trip to the zoo, lunch with an old friend, a play date with new moms. Without realizing it, you already have a vision forming of how it will all play out. […]

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Dear Moms of Autistic Children, You Can Do This!

As we plan to start the new school year, I’m reflecting upon all that happened last year. And it was quite the eventful one, to say the least. Last school year I had a first grader and a second grader.  My second grader was diagnosed with High-Functioning Autism.  As a mother of a young son […]

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A Happier Me: Making Time for Self-Care + Me Time

I spent a good amount of time until recent years thinking that I was “happy,” but it turns out I was not, not truly with intent. I’m not saying I was unhappy, but here’s the thing: we go through much of life as mothers caring for our children first and foremost and we delight in […]

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