As a Mom, I struggle EVERY day with how to impact my children’s behavior. From studying educational strategies, I completely understand the importance of positive reinforcement. Why is it so easy to praise/positively reinforce my children, but so hard to do the same for myself? I don’t think this is just a “Mom” issue either. … Continue reading Positive Reinforcement
Do you remember when you were in school and a teacher would ask you where you saw yourself in five/ten years? Or perhaps that was an interview question for some of you. I’m guessing that the question asker wanted to see what kind of goals you set for yourself or what expectations you had for… Continue reading 32
With the cooler temps fast approaching and baseball AND football always on my TV, I feel like I can officially say goodbye to this summer. It was most definitely one of the more difficult summers of our married life, but where there are great trials and tribulations, there are often great rewards (if you have patience to… Continue reading Summer wrap-up
It has definitely been an adjustment but I will take college over high school any day. I have met great people and have an awesome group of friends that live on my floor which is pretty convenient! These are just a couple of the things that I’ve experienced so far! We took a walk down… Continue reading College Life
I would venture to say that you would answer that question with a “yes”. Do you know your life’s purpose? My guess is that you would say “no”. Do you feel as though you would like to know your purpose ASAP? In a society so caught up in ‘image’ maybe you feel like your daily… Continue reading Does your life have a purpose?
Last Monday I critiqued my last ever home pregnancy test. Sounds weird, I know, but it was the final snapshot of this flipbook of memories in my mind of all the home pregnancy tests I have ever stared at and over-analyzed. This time though was so, so different. That first still frame in my mind… Continue reading Writing the next chapter
#3 typically posts on Wednesdays & she’s currently exploring Eastern Europe. Unfortunately, this has sent the wanderlust level sky high for the rest of the sisters stuck stateside. Ally & her husband and a few of their friends are exploring Prague today. Cue our Wednesday daydreaming now. We can’t wait to hear all about their… Continue reading Wanderlust Wednesday