Sometimes I feel as though moms today have so much pressure on them to be “perfect”. The perfect partner, the perfect mom, and other unattainable pressures that we place upon ourselves. I almost equate it to being the picture perfect Instagram fitness model. I don’t know about you, but I am nowhere near the perfect … Continue reading Lifting the Mom Veil of Perfection
Putting ourselves first is not selfish, it’s essential.
Last night my daughter and I had a hard conversation. One that I feel is too young to have with a five year old. The conversation was about body image. We had a wonderful evening after school, filled with a dance class, a barbecue to enjoy the nice weather, and I watched as the neighbor … Continue reading Body Image and Talking to Our Children
The day after my kids started school, my son proclaimed that he had a wiggly tooth. He was so excited! His eyes were wide and he smiled as he wiggled his tooth for me to see. I was happy for him because I knew he was elated that he was becoming a big kid. Inside I … Continue reading Slow Down Already!