If you feel like you’re being pulled from pillar to post, then it’s definitely a feeling that so many people around you are feeling as well. Being a mom is a full-time job, and most likely a full-time job that you’re having to do around your full-time job. As well as still be a partner, if you have one. All of this is being done whilst you’re trying to maintain some sort of life for yourself, but how often do we see that happen, either. Moms become a mom, and that’s the label that they get. It can be so isolating, yet we don’t feel like … [Read more...] about Are You Being Pulled From Pillar to Post?
In life, we are often taught that we should put others first. While this is a noble and wonderful thing to do, it can often come with its share of downfalls. What is important is recognizing that the modern world is tough, and from time to time, we need to be a little selfish. In this post, we are going to look at a few ways that you can take care of you and be a little selfish from time to time. While being selfish may feel wrong at the start, you should recognize that it’s for your own wellbeing that you are doing it. Why You Need … [Read more...] about A Few Simple Ways to Put Yourself First
I am so excited I can barely contain myself. I have not ridden a bike in 35 years. This summer, my son bought himself a bike and my husband had a bike given to him. The only person who didn't have a bike was me! Now, naturally, I had to test out the son's bike. He has a really high bike because he's almost 6' tall, but I'm 5'10" so I figured it would be okay for me as well. I was wrong! With the knee problems that I have, he hiked the seat ALL THE WAY UP so that I would not have to bend my knees so much while peddling. While that worked for … [Read more...] about Have Bike Will Travel
Becoming pregnant is one of the most life-changing things you will experience in your life. It is a time when your body will go through some rapid changes as it grows another living thing inside you, and you will be getting ready to become a mother once and for all. It is, of course, important during your pregnancy to stay fit and healthy and take measures to allow for the successful development of your child over 9 months. This includes the obvious stuff such as smoking marijuana during pregnancy or drinking, but there are also other … [Read more...] about Essential Tips for a Healthy Pregnancy
If you want to enrich your life a little more during the tail end of the year, there are a lot of ways you can do it. We often move through our days so quickly that we don’t stop to appreciate our life and what we have at our disposal, so today we are going to talk about ways you can feel more involved in the present and how you can enrich every aspect of your life in these months leading up to Christmas. Take More Photographs A photograph speaks a thousand words. When we take a photograph, we are capturing a moment in time, a memory, and … [Read more...] about Great Ways to Enrich Your Life Before Christmas