Ok Moms, this one you should be scared of, be very scared. And yes, please share this with Dads, too (they may actually love being part of our usually private mommy conversation). Actually it’s my own quest to be a great mom that sparked fear and anxiety when this exercise came across my desk via e-mail. Thank […]
I thought I’d hit the ground running towards the possibilities of a fresh new 2015. Then I got stopped in my tracks – or more like knocked out – with some tragic news. A very dear friend tragically passed away this week. It’s an unimaginable loss for her family, husband and three young children. She […]
I like to cry to sappy love songs. My childrens names tell a story: Neriah Shae, Sierra Sky, Heaven Rain, Shaya Braven. Smores are my favorite dessert. I have fought an 8 foot crocodile in Australia, swam with Sharks, jumped out of airplanes and flew in a rocket. Im an adrenaline junkie! Minty gum makes me gag! Im the Smile Ambassador for Operation Smile.
Watching GMA run a story on Helicopter Moms doing way too much for their children reminded me of a powerful message shared in my last parent/faculty coffee at school. The head of school said this “Anything you do for your children that they can do for themselves is a mistake.” I thought of the daily […]