More and more people are choosing to work from home and this comes with advantages and disadvantages. I for one love working partly at home, but it can be difficult with kids running around and distractions that pop up on a daily basis. It is important to create an environment that works while setting boundaries with yourself and your family. It takes a lot of will power and … [Read more...] about Tips and Tricks for Working From Home
Most people assume improving your health and happiness is going to take a ton of work and a lot of time. Yes, it will take work (well worth the effort), but more importantly it takes a commitment to improve your life. Only you can decide whether or not improving your health, lowering your stress level, boosting your confidence and lifespan is worth it. The good news? Making … [Read more...] about 3 Small Healthy Changes That Can Make a BIG Difference
Summer is officially here which means a bit of chaos in my house and life. It seems like there are a million things going on between work, managing the kids' social lives and sports, trying to find an ounce of "me" time, and managing the home. It can feel overwhelming and stressful if you don't take back some control of your time. I have learned over the years that there are … [Read more...] about Mommy Time Management Tips
You're probably wondering why on earth don't I have a cell phone. Well, this was 100% unequivocally not by choice! My cell phone went on the fritz a few days ago and is now completely out of commission. I tried everything. I talked with a company representative. I even went so far as to go to the store and give them permission to do a hard reset (which literally wipes … [Read more...] about Unplugged: My Life Without a Cell Phone!
The countdown has begun! My kids have three more weeks of school until the three month break. I always freak out this time of year. I feel like I have to get everything done or else I won't have any time when they are home. Of course this isn't true, but it's how I feel. My freedom and privacy go down the drain a bit with this transition, but I also don't have to worry about … [Read more...] about Managing Summer Stress