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Reflecting on the Past and Feeling Hope for the Future

It’s been an interesting season to say the least. Last year started out unexpectedly and wonky for many. Little did any of us know the events that would follow when 2020 began.¬†Covid-19 happened to us all and then our family found ourselves in crisis with one of our kids. Trauma can be triggered by many… Continue reading Reflecting on the Past and Feeling Hope for the Future

Adoption · Encouragement · Family Fun · Motherhood

Encouragement for the Parents this School Year

Many parents are gearing up for the school year. It may look like remote learning, sending your kids back to school, homeschooling, or heading back to work and trying to juggling both. Many are up against a lot this school year. It seems as if there are a lot of unknowns and uncertainty revolving around… Continue reading Encouragement for the Parents this School Year

Encouragement · Motherhood

What is a “Good Mom” Anyways?

I used to think that my children’s behavior were a direct reflection in how well I was doing as a parent. This became very evident to me when my younger boys were very little and I would take them on outings. Our outings mostly consisted of frequent trips to target, Chickfila, or the park. I… Continue reading What is a “Good Mom” Anyways?

Encouragement · Motherhood

Leaning In When Our Kids are Letting Go

When it comes to being a mom you have probably heard this quote, “The days are long but the years are short.” To be honest, I have rolled my eyes at this quote more times than I’d like to admit. On those sleeves rolled up, yesterday’s hair, and haven’t brushed my teeth yet mom kind… Continue reading Leaning In When Our Kids are Letting Go