Posts filed under: Parenting

Parenting

Just another Mommy Blog!

The last year for me has been marked with career transitions.  Motherhood is a constant balancing act, no one has all the answers.  I have experienced so much happiness and peace since I made the decision to put my family first.   Parenting is the most important role that I have ever been honored to fulfill.  There is not a day that goes by that I am not grateful for the relationship that I have with my mother.  I hope that my daughters will share that sentiment with me.

Let’s form a community of supportive mothers doing our best to raise good people.  In the parent post section, I will share with you the fun activities we do, the playdates that we plan and the ways we attempt to shape the minds of our children.   I will be honest about the tough parenting times and the struggles to keep it all together because sometimes laufty plans go astray.

 Why is identity such an important topic amongst women, girls and minorities?  Will there ever be a time when our heritage,...
“Good people are like candles they burn themselves up to give others light.”   Last fall I hit a breaking...
Holiday Traditions:  Going to the tree farm This year is blazing by, I blinked and Thanksgiving was here.  The holiday...
Emotionally Riveting Book   I picked up a copy of The Hate U Give from Costco last year and finished...
Picture Day Hairstyles on Natural Curly Hair I have a slight obsession with pumpkin seeds. This morning the air is crisp...
Cluttered! Fall is approaching and winter is looming in its shadow.  The thought of slowing down from our overbooked summer...
How to throw a Unicorn Birthday Party! My oldest daughter Giana turned eight last week.  I have a tendency to...
Blended   The house is humming this morning. Cartoons are blurring on the TV, bacon is sizzling on the stove...
Lifelong Friendships I met my best friend Ashley the summer between Freshman and Sophomore year in high school.  We were...
Writer’s Workshop I recently took a writer’s workshop at UW Madison to sharpen my craft.  We explored some deep topics....