Self Care

Sometimes I forget that in order for “mommy” to function, she has to take care of herself too. Here are a few of the things I’ve picked up along the way to help me be the best me I can be!

  • “The Why”"> “The Why” The Why - 2019 -

    Hi. How’s it going?

    Oh me? Not bad, not bad.

    What’s that you say…? Three years… that can’t be right…

    (flips page)

    (mumbles incoherently)


    Well, let’s get back on track, shall we?

    2019, where’d you come from?

    When I started this blog in 2016, I had a vague notion of what I wanted to do. That fell to the wayside when I ...

  • An Open Letter to Costco

    I've only got two hands...

  • Dealing With Stress"> Dealing With Stress

    No, I'm not a fire-fighter...

  • Mindful reflection: a five-minute recharge

    I was sitting here in the quiet, my mind blank, doing absolutely nothing, just enjoying the silence. Never content with being idle, my mind flashed with insight into just why I’m so content:

    After almost a week of night-time disruptions, my toddler’s hacking cough has finally stopped. Ah, that’s it…

    The child rests.

    So does, it seems, my ...