Hey there Mamas! It’s that time of the year again when school is just around the corner, whether we’re ready or not. But don’t fret! We’ve got your back with some fantastic tips to help your kids transition smoothly into the new academic year. And guess what? It doesn’t involve purchasing supplies. So let’s get…
“Stop talking!” “Sit down!” “Be quiet!” “You’re messy!” “Why are you so dramatic?” “Try harder!” “Pray about it!” “You’re just lazy!” “You’re really creative BUT….. “ “Why can’t you get along with everyone?” These are just a few examples of common unhelpful phrases that are said to people INCESSANTLY in childhood. These phrases begin to…
I’ve always struggled with this idea of “belonging”. Brene Brown’s Braving the Wilderness has drastically changed my life. My biggest takeaway is that I “belong” wherever I am, even if it’s alone. Aloneness doesn’t have to be a burden, it’s also a gift. It’s me respecting and enjoying myself enough to be ok with others not understanding my stance (on whatever it is).
How could you leave your daughter?
How could you leave your husband?
How could you _____?
I decided not to allow other people’s thoughts and opinions to limit what I desire to experience. As difficult as it has been, I’m still going to do it.
Fear has led to many of my actions in the past. I no longer want to live in a small world. I will pray, I will plan and I will enjoy!
I hope this post helps someone. Doing new things isn’t always easy. My mentor recently said “The hard thing and the right thing can sometimes be the same thing”. It stuck. Use it if you need it, let it go if you don’t.
You only have one life AND you belong wherever you decide.
In what ways has fear taken from you?