Tag: Encouragement

Encouraging Speech and Language Development Amidst a Pandemic

March 2020 hit everyone really hard. No one had ever experienced anything quite like COVID-19 and the global shutdown. Suddenly, everything from restaurants to...

10 Things I’ve Learned as a Disabled Mom to a Disabled...

These are the 10 things I've learned in my unique position as a person with a disability mothering a child with a disability: Disabled...

A Thank You Letter from a Working Mom

Being a mom is hard, being a working mom is a totally different kind of hard. It is hard to want a career and...

The Greatest Thing: Sharing Pregnancy with my Sister

Being pregnant with my sister—Some people would absolutely love it, while others would do all they could to avoid it. Since day one, I'm...

The Curly Journey:: What I Learned About My Hair Post-Baby

You've heard it before. You'll hear it again—possibly even 1000 more times. You have what everyone wants. Curls. Friends and strangers alike offer compliments to...

Makeup Me, Makeup Me Not:: Deciding to go Makeup-Free

Two things can drive you into the land of makeup-free proficiency.  Being a stay-at-home-mom (SAHM) And Quarantine. Our culture is so enmeshed with makeup at various levels. We...

This Too Shall Pass:: Wise Words for Difficult Time

Moms have a way of giving the very best advice without it coming off as advice. I often use my mom as a sounding...

Mama, you are beloved even if you believe otherwise.

Dear Ellen, You are a good mama. You are the perfect mama for your three sons. No one is better suited to be their mama....

The Potty Training Diaries:: Thoughts and Prayers from the Trenches

Potty Training Day 1 4:57pm “I don’t like this. I’m putting dis away. I’m closed! I’m not going potty! It’s bad.” We are officially potty training our...

No Vision Board? No problem. Here’s what to do instead.

Vision board, smision board. To be fair, I was going to give that trend a try this year. But then, I had a realization about...

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Ultimate Mother’s Day Giveaway 2021 :: VOTE HERE!

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