Gratitude Practice 101

Gratitude Practice. The elusive “should” on the top of every list. But we don’t always understand it, know how to make it happen, or practice it – especially during the hectic holidays (which is when we need it the most). So I’ve found 4...

Moments: The Parenting Secret That Changes Everything

  This mug has been my parenting motto for over a decade. In all my cluelessness, long nights, patience wearing thin, and 10,000 other normal happenings of life when I want to just respond with a knee jerk reaction, I’ve had this mug on a counter, within...

Autumn and Expectations: Parenting Lessons

I grew up in New England where Autumn’s colors blazed in October. I can remember being a teen and hearing my grandmother say “OH the colors!!!” I didn’t get it. I didn’t really care. There are the colors again, it’s Autumn, big...

Post #100 : 21 Lessons From The Life of a Mom (Coach)

Celebrating Post #100!!!! I have random truths floating in my head most days… It’s mostly  things I keep working on/ telling myself/ self-talk about being a mom. While I can’t play the perfection card, I can play the “I’ve got this...

When Gratitude Doesn’t Work

Our culture seems to imply a magic behind gratitude. There are books and articles and websites promising if we are grateful, we will be everything from happy to abundant. Our lives will fall into place with gratitude. Our perspective will change, our faces soften, our...

Gratitude Practice: Try These 7 Ideas For Kids and Teens

Kids’ Gratitude Practice : 7  Habits Here’s the problem… We all want grateful kids – todders, tweens and teens. What we do NOT want are ungrateful, spoiled, or demanding kids and when we see teeny tiny interactions that set off alarm bells, we...

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