It is Craziness – try to see the beauty in the crazy

It is Craziness – try to see the beauty in the crazy

We had good friends over for breakfast this weekend. They are friends from our life before children who have become great friends after children. I believe that we choose our friends and our friends make us be better people. With lifetime friends like this, we have seen each other evolve from young social singles to married couples with a baby and now to families. More children at our gatherings have brought more chaos as well I've learned to prepare as much as I can in advance so I can just enjoy their company…continue reading →
Woman, wife, mama Life – finding balance

Woman, wife, mama Life – finding balance

Balancing being a woman, a wife, and mama is hard work. One thing I have found is that if I don't put myself first. If I don't prioritize time in my day for me, then I cannot be the wife my husband needs, the mama my children need, and build the home environment that we all need to be our best. It's not easy to find time for me with two children under three and one more on the way. But I make it happen because I know that nobody is responsible for…continue reading →
On the toughest days – choose love instead

On the toughest days – choose love instead

I once heard someone say, "choose love" today. I have to remind myself of this often as a parent. This morning I woke up early like I do every morning with the hope that I will have some me time.  Time to myself, doing yoga, meditating, and writing is the way I like to start my day. It doesn't matter what time of day you choose, I believe every mom needs some time for herself in order to be her best all day. Happy wife happy life so they say. The toughest moment…continue reading →