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8 Things I Couldn’t do Quarantine Without

These are the things that have shown up on my gratitude lists repeatedly during my ten weeks of Coronavirus quarantine. It's a weird mix of stuff but I hope you'll find something here to try that will lift your spirits and make the rest of your quarantine days more bearable! *None of these are affiliate… Continue reading 8 Things I Couldn’t do Quarantine Without

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How to Make Self Care Time Happen Every Day

The hottest topic around this year's Mother's Day among my mom friends is SELF CARE. There is this idea that Self Care has to be expensive and elaborate. And what I'm hearing is that moms are disappointed that they can't go to their favorite salons, spas, and restaurants to feel pampered and relaxed because of… Continue reading How to Make Self Care Time Happen Every Day

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Your Partner Shouldn’t be on Your Team

There are two types of support when you're pursuing a challenging goal: Cheerleaders and your Team. Your partner can be a great Cheerleader, but does not belong on your Team. Cheerleaders are the people in your life that, well... cheer you on. They praise you and congratulate you for your work and progress. They can… Continue reading Your Partner Shouldn’t be on Your Team

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Three Steps to Getting the Mothers’ Day You Want… Even in Quarantine

Okay, I can admit it - I've totally done the thing where I don't give much thought to what I'd like my Mothers' Day to be like, I just know I want it to be AWESOME. Then I expect my family to know exactly what to do to make it happen. They should know me… Continue reading Three Steps to Getting the Mothers’ Day You Want… Even in Quarantine

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Making Quarantine Work For You (Advice from a former awkward pre-teen)

I'm well past the point in life where I should be afforded an opportunity such as these weeks of quarantine are offering. The amazing space to hone or even reinvent myself without the presence of my peers. No extended family members giving unsolicited advice or criticism. No worry about other carpool moms noticing - or… Continue reading Making Quarantine Work For You (Advice from a former awkward pre-teen)