Mother’s Day is nearly here. I know the question is coming: “What do you want for Mother’s Day?” Honestly, I don’t want much. I know I want some special time with my people. Maybe go out to brunch or do a little shopping. I also plan to ask for a little ‘Me Time’ for Mother’s … Read more
You know what we need? More mom-friendly jobs. Like, the kind that are cool about you staying home with a sick child. Or encouraging to attend little Billy’s school program in the middle of the day. Supervisors that didn’t silently judge you when you left the office right at 5 p.m. (Because sometimes you JUST … Read more
If there’s one thing I love, it’s getting out of town with my family. Something about getting away, even for a long weekend, just lifts my spirits. But vacation costs add up fast. Since I’m the money-manager of the family, I’m always looking for ways to save money on family travel.
Our family vacations can … Read more
How do you manage stress? Are you taking enough time for self-care? Self-care doesn’t always come easy for us because of so many commitments and obligations. If you struggle with working self-care into a busy schedule, here’s a quick reboot to get you started and manage your stress with five simple self-care tips.
Why Self-Care?… Read more
Stress. None of us are immune. I know I’ve had my share. And while we all deal with stress on a regular basis, some of us handle with it differently. Me? I’m a stress eater. Times of stress and overwhelm are when I typically make my worst food choices.
But since hitting my 40s, I … Read more
Inside: The benefits of journaling can be life-changing. Here are just three reasons to embrace a journaling practice.
Managing midlife can be messy, but a journaling practice can help you manage some of that mess. In fact, research shows journaling is a great strategy for dealing with challenges. Here are three awesome benefits of journaling … Read more