New Mommy MythBuster

When I found out I was pregnant I was excited… more than excited! I’ve always envisioned myself as a mother and couldn’t wait to start my family. I was seeing pictures on Facebook with moms and their babies appearing happy...
(Spoiler Alert – It was hard & I failed) "What you're supposed to do when you don't like a thing is change it. If you can't change it, change the way you think about it. Don't complain." ~Maya Angelou I believe...
Prior to age 3 the world seemed like a simple place – filled with leisurely weekends – plans that can ebb and flow – deciding when to do something – and when not to. But now that my son Miles...

Change Is My Constant

  It was 11pm, I'm at a bar in Chicago on a girls trip and I get a call from my boyfriend, Jeff. "Hey, I got traded to the Angels and I'm leaving tomorrow." "Uhhhhhhhh, what?" "Ya, I got traded just now.  I...
Do you ever wake up and think to yourself – “Do I have to?” I do – and rather frequently. I mean I love my job, family, friends, life…. But I am tired. As a mom we are constantly working...
The past year I made a pledge to my children. I pledged that once a month I will be in a photo regardless of how I look or feel about my appearance. I will be photographed “plump”, messy,...
I have had the pleasure of working with children and teens with autism spectrum disorders for the past 14 years. Autism is a neurological disorder which affects communication, social skills and behavior. Autism affects individuals in different ways and...

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