Motherhood presents many challenges, and as a woman with a disability, you are used to facing and overcoming challenges with creativity and resilience. However, you may be worried about the challenge of breastfeeding. With some basic preparation and tips, you can go into this first phase of motherhood with confidence. Help! I’m going to …Continue reading "Tips and Advice for Expectant Moms with Disabilities"
A part of raising a mindful and grateful child is to give them the opportunity to express their gratitude toward someone on a regular basis. I am a big believer that one does not need a special occasion, or having been given a gift to write a Thank You note, and sending them simply because …Continue reading "Teach Your Kids The Lost Art Of Writing Thank You Notes"
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Why Setting Personal Boundaries May Be Difficult, But Why You Need To Start Implementing Them Now As a mom, a wife, family member, and business owner having boundaries that I stick to – with all of my might – has become an essential if not the most important part of self-care. But just like …Continue reading "The Why And How Of Setting Personal Boundaries"
Summers are busy times, especially for kids. From camps to vacations, and simply hanging out with friends, kids are constantly active and are often outdoors. It is also the time of excessive heat warnings and long days in the sun. Because of that, I – as many other parents – am constantly concerned about my children’s …Continue reading "How To Keep Your Kids Hydrated During Summer Months"
There’s a reason why well-maintained hospitals always have an antiseptic smell to them. Hospitals are where diseases go to die, but not without a fair fight. Nurses, doctors, and other hospital staff are constantly at war with every disease or infection that’s wheeled into their facilities. And one of the best weapons for fighting this …Continue reading "How to Disinfect a Home for Better Patient Recovery"
As most of you know, I am an avid reader, and I am happy that my children have picked up on that healthy habit. Today, I want to share with you a review of Ghost In The Water, that a fellow homeschooling parent, and Educents-enthusiast, Amy has shared with me. So, if you are looking …Continue reading "Educational And Fun: Ghost In The Water by Sue Garcia – A Book Review"
As some of you already know, I am a homeschooling parent, having taught my children exclusively in my home for altogether 14 years now. I find it an integrated and important part of living mindfully and with loving kindness while raising children to be mindful and empowered individuals no matter what their personality. Because of this, …Continue reading "Mindful Parenting – Empowering Girls With The Engineer Character Goldie Blox"
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Finally, it is the weekend, so for many of us who work in a “regular” job, this is the time to relax, or do what you are actually want to do all week long. But for those of us with children, or who have your own business – whether from home or not – the …Continue reading "Weekend Musing: Avoid Burnout"