Why Failure Is GOOD

Why Failure Is GOOD

Why Failure is GOOD   Failure As much as I don’t want to share one of my recent failures, I must. It’s important for my growth that I share. It’s important for my teen daughter to see me share my failures. Hopefully, it’ll make it easier for her when she feels she’s...
Why my Teen NEEDS To Parent Me

Why my Teen NEEDS To Parent Me

Why my Teen NEEDS to Parent Me   My teen parenting me! “MOM! Go to bed!” My teen then pauses the show we were watching. And stares at me. Waiting for me to listen and go upstairs to bed. I start giggling. Of course, she’s right. I am tired. It’s way past my bedtime....
How To Shift When You’re Feeling Down

How To Shift When You’re Feeling Down

How To Shift When You’re Feeling Down   One of those days I was having one of those days … nothing was going the way I wanted it to go. Or the way I envisioned it. Or even remotely close. My grandmother would have said ‘seems like you got up on the wrong foot today’....
Do I Need That Or Just Want It?

Do I Need That Or Just Want It?

Do I Need That Or Just Want It?   Can I get this? When I’m out at a store with my daughter, the following is a snippet of some of our conversations: “Mom, can I get this?” “Mmmm … Really? Why that?” “Oh, I’ve always wanted this. Last time you said maybe next time....