Tag: covid19

i don't know

Embracing this Year’s “I Don’t Know”

“I don’t know.” These words are powerful. Do you feel emotion around these words?  What does it feel like for you to say these words? To...
meal prep

To Meal Prep or Not To Meal Prep?

I don't know about you, but 2020 has brought about some big changes in my life. As time in this new environment goes on,...
back to school

Back to School: A Whole New Ballgame

This week, our kids went back to school for the first time in five months.  They were masked up, but excited to be back...
hospitalization

The Aftermath of Hospitalization in Isolation

This is an article I never thought I would write. Once I felt the stirring to write it... I admit I put it off....
manifesto

A Mother’s Manifesto

Emotions are high. Opinions are fact. Opponents are everywhere. Friends are few. How are we to mother? I can’t answer that question for you,...
divorced parents

Divorced Parents Parenting Through Coronavirus

Co-parenting is hard.  Unless you’re one of those one-in-a-million divorced people that gets along great with your ex, coronavirus has made co-parenting phenomenally more difficult. A...
love covid

Love in the Time of COVID

COVID has rolled in like a giant wave.  It’s changed us.  Some for the better, some not. There is talk about how it is affecting...
screen time

Shows that Make Screen Time Less Shameful

If you have been momming your way through school closures, camp shutdowns and a playdate-free summer, and you haven’t relaxed your screen time limits,...
unknown

I Am Broken In This Moment of Unknown

I am broken right now. Frozen in a moment of unknown.  My family is right in the middle of a pause.  My hubby lost his job...
camp

Creating Structure in a Cancelled Summer: Time for Camp Mom

I spent my summers pre-kids working for and running summer camps. I met and fell in love with my husband at camp. Deep down...