Are You Doing it ALL?

Are You Doing it ALL?

You do not have to do it all and that is why my group is called Overworked to Overjoyed: because you don't have to do it all, click the link to join our free community of parents (I go live once a week answering our questions)...

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Self-Compassion is The Key to True Fulfillment

Self-Compassion is The Key to True Fulfillment

In life we have a choice. We can choose happiness or focus on the negative. The path to true fulfillment starts with us. You cannot look to others to feel true happiness. The first step is to give yourself self-compassion. Validate your efforts, your struggles and...

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ADHD Facts to Help you Understand Your Child

ADHD Facts to Help you Understand Your Child

 Photo by Yanapi Senaud on Unsplash It is helpful for caregivers to really understand their child and why they struggle.  Children with ADHD has different variations of difficulty.  They really want to do well, but they have to work harder.  They need parents and...

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I Let My Mother-In-Law Clean my House

Yup, you heard me right. My mother-in-law offered to come into the house and clean up. I was a Mom with young children. They are messy, they are time consuming and I wasn't cleaning up after them because I was playing with them instead. I was able to shut out the...

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Working At Home with Kids.. Staying Alive!

Working At Home with Kids.. Staying Alive!

How are you doing? This has been a hard time... ESPECIALLY if you are working from home AND making sure your children are taken care of. Please give yourself a break.. lower your expectations and praise the shit out of your kids when they do better! Here are some...

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I Guess This is Good Enough: My Health Journey

I Guess This is Good Enough: My Health Journey

Last year I meet a woman that would help me see that settling when it came to my health was not OK. I was feeling good enough. I wasn't in pain, or in huge discomfort, it's really nothing... or was it? At a certain age you just get a "mummy tummy" right? WRONG! I...

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What Would you Say to Younger Self as a New Mom?

What Would you Say to Younger Self as a New Mom?

Motherhood is such an amazing gift. I grew up playing with dolls and playing house with my sister. I cherished my dolls, especially the one that would cry when I pulled it's soother out. Whenever there was family and friends party, I would love to play with the...

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Working From Home Means I’m NEVER Alone

Working From Home Means I’m NEVER Alone

So many changes since March. So many unknowns. Everyone has been under one roof for months. School is on a computer, no more than five people in a group, wash your hands, wear a mask, stay six feet apart and work from home while taking care of the kids. I've heard...

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