Month: April 2019

Your Summer Screen Time Rules Don’t Apply To Me: Here’s Why

Your Summer Screen Time Rules Don’t Apply To Me: Here’s Why

The school year is quickly coming to an end and ready or not, the kids will be home full-time. For those of us who stay or work at home, summer vacation can really throw off our current schedules. The familiarity of our routine changes with…

Quitting Social Media Made My Family Pictures Fade Away

Quitting Social Media Made My Family Pictures Fade Away

I am that mom, taking 4357984357 pictures of my kids to get the perfect one. At least I was. My computer is full of pictures I’ve saved over the years. There are so many I categorized them by month and year keep organized. The sheer number…

Are We Too Busy To Enjoy Our Food?

Are We Too Busy To Enjoy Our Food?

Photo by Pablo Merchán Montes on Unsplash

 

We live in a world where everyone is on the go all the time. The word busy is glorified and you are considered a success if your calendar is packed to the brim. What this means is something has to give. Usually it’s the one thing we need to sustain ourselves: fueling our bodies.

Eating is something we do as an aside to a more important task. There is hardly a time when most people focus solely on their meal:

  • We are multitasking while we eating.
  • Our cell phones are always by us, so we can scroll through Instagram.
  • We read books or watch t.v.
  • Our families have a million and one things to tell us.
  • We eat in our cars, shoveling food as fast as we can on the way to the next thing.
  • Most days we are mindlessly putting food in without really paying attention.

People are not appreciating their food, which is why the health and wellness industry makes billions of dollars a year getting people to diet.

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Dear Moms Who Judge My Parenting….Thank You

Dear Moms Who Judge My Parenting….Thank You

My family, my imagination and my life are my inspiration to write. I love sharing what is happening right now in our stage of life. Obviously, I don’t post about every minute of each day. That would be boring to read and tedious to write.…

This One Change To Your Routine Could Be The Boost Your Creativity Needs

This One Change To Your Routine Could Be The Boost Your Creativity Needs

Big Brother must know I am a writer. My feeds are full of articles with writing tips, do’s and don’t’s, and cultivating a daily habit if you want to succeed. And boy, do I eat these up. My goal each day is to add words to…