I recently accepted a full-time job and the first question I got from people when they heard the news was “Are you going to stop blogging?” My response was a resounding “NO!” Like the English novelist and poet, Charlotte...―
This phrase came to me while I was folding clothes today. Odd, yes, I agree. But hear me out for a minute. Do you find yourself judging other mothers and how they parent their children? Do you think your way … Continue reading →Related...―
I first met Christine Marrin on Facebook. Her posts moved me so much that I decided I wanted to talk with her live. Within minutes of our conversation, I knew I’d met a kindred spirit who held the same beliefs … Continue reading...―
Purposeful Parenting Tip: You and your child were created uniquely and perfectly. Don’t waste your time trying to be like someone else. “It’s perfect!” “It’s just what I wanted!” Those are the words we ...―
Purposeful Parent Tip: Children learn by what they see you DO, not what you SAY. Actions speak louder than words. I’m going out on a limb today with a message that’s been resonating with me for a few days now … Continue reading ...―
Purposeful Parent Tip: Be careful how you label your children. These labels can last a lifetime. As is typical for this time of year, you have probably noticed the increase in ads and commercials for weight loss and gym memberships. … ...―
Purposeful Parent Tip: There’s more to Christmas than presents. Share the Christmas story with your children. The shopping is done. The dinner is being prepared. The gifts have been exchanged. Take a deep breath – it’s Christmas Day! For weeks...―
Purposeful Parent Tip: Slow down the pace of your lives and pay attention. The words to this Simon and Garfunkel song came to me this morning while watching an inspirational television program. Its core message was for all of us … Continue...―
Purposeful Parent Tip: Showing your emotions to your child in moderation is critical to their development of empathy and compassion for others. Last night I watched The Voice coaches and contestants pay tribute to the victims of the Newtown CT...―
Purposeful Parent Tip: Speak words of love to your children, even when it’s hard. About 48 hours ago, the unthinkable happened. A crazed young man went on a shooting rampage in a town less than an hour from me. His … Continue reading →―
Purposeful Parent Tip: Your intuition is your inner GPS. Listen to it. “You need to slow down and relax. You are doing too much. Take care of yourself,” says my BEING voice. “No time for that. Have rooms to paint, … ...―
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∙ One of the few things I consider when buying a frock is the print. Growing up, I ...
My first thought when I saw the topic for this weeks Photo Challenge: Curves was the ...