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How To Talk To Your Kids About Race

THE Topic This post has been sitting in my drafts for quite some time now. For those of you who take the time and read my posts, you probably noticed I took a little break from blogging. Not intentionally, not by design. I just felt exhausted, overworked. Sounds familiar? I believe it’s called motherhood, but…

Mom’s Holiday Wishlist

I love holidays, but not because of the gifts. I love this time of the year because everyone seems to be kinder to each other, more forgiving, more loving. We seem to find more time for each other, and with a few extra days off, people get to spend some quality time with their family…

Solitude

I’m scared to even check when was the last time I released a new post. I wish I had a legit excuse but guess what, I don’t! Ha! Time Spent Well I took some time off. Time to just love myself, vacation, watch Netflix, allow myself more than I normally would (not just talking about binge eating)…

Confident Mommy in 5 Easy Steps

Power of Visualization No, I’m not talking about imagining you won a lottery and waking up the next morning with a check in your hands. I mean, there is a small chance it might happen, very small, but if this is your thing, by all means, go for it. Somebody has to win all that…

The Liebster Award Nomination

Thank You! I can’t even describe how excited I am to be nominated for The Liebster Award! When I first started this blog a few months ago, I wasn’t even sure if people would read it. My doubts and insecurities tried to get the best out of me but I pushed through and met so…

5 Core Principles of Conscious Parenting

What type of parenting style do you use? If you came home from work with a bad performance evaluation from your boss, how would you like your spouse or your friend to react? Would you like them to scald you and punish you or would you rather have them listen to you and ask what…

Finding Joy in Simplicity

I Envy You If you are one of those people who know their calling and have a clear vision in life – I am jealous. If you have a job you love and it gives you a purpose other than making money – I am jealous. If you feel you have reached or are in…

My Village

The Happy Dance It’s Thursday and I am meeting my girlfriends for some shopping, dinner, and movies after work. I can’t help but do a happy dance in my mind. I would totally do a real one, but I’m still at work and that would be so inappropriate.  But it hasn’t always been this way. A…

No Expectations?

“No expectations – no disappointments” I heard someone once say “No expectations – no disappointments”, and I thought it was a brilliant idea! My life would be way less complicated if only I didn’t have any expectations. And so I tried to be very mindful of what I expect out of life, out of people. What…