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Who’s Gonna Advocate for You?

Spoiler alert... it's you!   I've spent the better part of the last ten years studying on how I can better understand my kids' needs so that I could be the best advocate for them that I could possibly be.  I have spent the majority of my career developing and mentoring young talent and advocating… Continue reading Who’s Gonna Advocate for You?

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The Modest Millennial

To most, this title doesn't make sense.  Generation Y, also known as millennials, are regarded as the "me" generation,  a generation made up of folks who are mostly concerned about taking care of themselves and pursuing their own interests.  This is my generation.  A generation that saw its people choose education and career over family. … Continue reading The Modest Millennial

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A Month Into Working Motherhood- What I’ve Learned So Far

  Greetings friends.  It’s been a minute and there’s a good reason for that!  I started my job!!!!  It has been truly a blessing to get back into a working schedule, earning my own money that allows me to contribute to our household.  We have been able to schedule two small vacations for this year… Continue reading A Month Into Working Motherhood- What I’ve Learned So Far

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We Are the Hands and Feet: Our Learning Differences Journey

  Life has been messy, to say the least.  It's been difficult to pin point where exactly my next move will be because I've been so busy still tending to unresolved issues and uncertainties.  In the midst of struggle, it can be easy to feel lost and confused, abandoned and alone.  The overwhelming guilt attributed… Continue reading We Are the Hands and Feet: Our Learning Differences Journey

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Your Feelings are Valid

You are a parent.  Your everyday chaos is a constant reminder of your status.  You are a parent.  Full stop.  And suddenly now, you exist to serve others, namely the little hellions running around destroying everything.  And for this you should still be grateful because after all, not all are as blessed as you.  Your… Continue reading Your Feelings are Valid

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A Change in Perspective Boosts Confidence: A Mary Poppins Lesson

Mary Poppins.  You know her.  You love her.  And if you're a mom, you wish you had your own Mary Poppins, if just a little bit of that magic.  If only it were as easy as saying "spoon full of sugar helps the medicine go down."  We've all been there, had moments as parents where… Continue reading A Change in Perspective Boosts Confidence: A Mary Poppins Lesson

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We All Need a Little Reckless

Well, it's official.  I don't have enough fun.  Can I say I'm surprised?  Not really, no.  But is it all my fault?  Well, possibly.  You see, as a mom with three kids diagnosed with special needs and as a wife to an active duty service member, my life stays busy.  My brain is constantly going… Continue reading We All Need a Little Reckless

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Changing Your Perspective

It wasn't so long ago, that I was a working woman. I started working full time right after college and all throughout my first two pregnancies. I've worked in management for a Fortune 500 company, in finance as an account manager, and in early childhood education as a preschool assistant teacher. I've dabbled in quite… Continue reading Changing Your Perspective