Tag: covid-19

Embrace Life and Wear The Cute Boots: Pandemic Lessons from a...

Here, in no particular order, are 10 lessons my daughter has taught me during the pandemic that help me be better, live better, and leave those invitations to Grumpy Town behind.

How My Family is Connecting Long-Distance with My Littles

Having my loved ones rock my littles to sleep, wrestle with them on the floor, or hold their hands on a walk is something...

A Very Covid Holiday: Adjusting Plans (and Expectations)

Stay-safe-at-home guidelines don’t bother us too much; we’re introverted homebodies. However, now that the holidays are approaching, we’ve had to make and break some plans.

Elf on the Shelf: An Introduction to Elf Life

Seeing our son happy and excited over a simple silly thing the Elf did makes it worth it for me. Elf life can be as much as fun as you want it to be!

To The Woman At The Orchard: Thank You

Thank you for reminding me, woman at the orchard, that community doesn't disappear just because we're in a pandemic.

Celebrating Halloween Safely

Even with the uncertainty surrounding this year’s festivities, you can still seek out the magic and fun. Here are a few ways to celebrate Halloween safely.

My Love/Hate Relationship With Fall

I have a confession to make (feel free to clutch your pumpkin spice lattes): I don't love fall. In some ways, I kind of hate it.

Some Decision Fatigue Relief

Anyone else suffering from daily decision fatigue? I have become so burnt out weighing the pros and cons to minor and major life decisions.

One Teacher’s Ride on the COVID Coaster

Never in my craziest teacher nightmares could I have come up with the emotional COVID roller coaster I’ve experienced the past few months.

Spread Too Thin: Motherhood in a Pandemic

There just isn't enough of me to go around. Fellow spread-too-thin moms: I reach my hand out to you, as well. I'm here with you.