As we approach the holidays, great focus is placed on generosity. For a mother, who is constantly giving, it can be tough to give more when you feel like you already give so much. So let’s reframe generosity. What does it really mean? Generosity can take many forms. Generosity can be sharing money, knowledge, support or time. Generosity is less an act than it is a … [Read more...] about Generosity: For the Holidays and Every Day
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The Cub Scout Pack meeting was especially fun this time. The boys all made paper airplanes and flew them in groups through a snowstorm of newspaper “snowballs” thrown by the other cubs. My Sam, a Tiger Cub (the youngest group), made an airplane by himself and flew it several times through the barrage. It made it through a couple of times! We walked the three blocks home in the … [Read more...] about A Moderndad Speaks: "My 6-Year Old's Generosity"
Every day in the US, an average of 10,000 babies are born. Moms who give birth during this time are elated that they have accomplished one of life's best milestones. In the past, this would be a time for family and friends to pitch in to help and celebrate the joys of a new family member. Instead of thanks to the challenges of social distancing, many new parents are isolated … [Read more...] about The Secret Benefits of Quarantining with a Newborn
Life is a beautiful mess. It comes at us so fast, at times, we are spun around and lose sight of who we are and what is important. This is true for parents and children alike - we almost need a map to navigate this ever-changing world. Yes, there will always be ups and downs, which makes life both challenging and a joyful adventure. Helping your children learn their … [Read more...] about 10 Promises I Make To My Children
Thanks to St. Martin’s Press for partnering with me on this giveaway. It's summer which is the perfect time to start a book club, join a book club, or to offer up a great suggestion for a book club! And, The Great Alone, is a perfect book for this! The Great Alone is an intense and unforgettable portrait of human frailty and resilience, Kristin Hannah … [Read more...] about The Great Alone Book Club Kit (Including $100 Wine Gift Card)