Tag: covid19

school year

Finishing the School Year Strong

Folks, we’re wrapping up the craziest school year of all time! With about a month to go, we can see the finish line in...
unknown

Parenting When the Only Constant is the Unknown

After about a year of living in a pandemic, it is exhausting to think about all the ways we’ve adapted and changed our lives....
joy

Joy in the Simple Things

I’m going to be completely honest and I’m sure this won’t go over well with everyone.  2020 hasn’t been so bad for my family. ...
2020

An Open Letter from 2020 to My 2019 Self

Hey mama,  I know you’re on the eve of a new year and a new decade. In 2020, we'll have Valentine's Day on a Friday...
2021

My Wishes for 2021

If there’s anything that 2020 has taught me, it’s that sometimes, no matter how smart your goals, or how well-intended your resolutions, the universe...
parent communication

A Divorce Expert’s Best Tips for Co-Parenting During COVID-19

Ahhh, life during a pandemic. The coronavirus has really shaken up our world. Just when we start to adjust to this new “normal,” something...
expecting less

Expecting Less to Enjoy More

I rang in 2020 with a cocktail somewhere over the Pacific on an epic adventure with my husband and children. My year started out...
lulls

“I’m Bored!” A Season of Lulling, A Season of Learning

Unprecedented time. Life upended. Interruptions and delays. Lulls. The new normal. These words and phrases have become prominent in our conversations this year. We grapple...
halloween

Is Halloween Cancelled?

A few weeks ago, it suddenly hit me that as we wrap up the year in the midst of a pandemic, we’re going to...
online kids

Expert Tips on How to Keep Kids Safer Online

Children are using the Internet in record numbers – to play games, do schoolwork, watch videos, meet up with their classes and teachers online....