Getting to Know You, Parenting, Uncategorized

Because I can

Tonight, like every night, I walk my path. Tired. My bed is so much closer, but I have to... Because I can. Someday, I won't be able to. Tonight, I can. He was curled up, hard to find his face, but I did. Then, to her room. I'd already been in here once. We'd already… Continue reading Because I can

Allergies, Colds (URIs), doTERRA, doterra lavender, doterra lemon, doterra peppermint, Essential Oils, sinus issues, Uncategorized

Experiment #2: Mo’s sinus issues (doTerra trio of relief)

What kind of relief can essential oils provide for sinuses? I'll be letting you know soon. I'm pleasantly surprised with the results we are seeing in just a few days. We've started using lavender, lemon and peppermint to help with sinus relief. My husband has some of the worse sinus problems I've seen. He's tried everything… Continue reading Experiment #2: Mo’s sinus issues (doTerra trio of relief)

anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, coping skills, Mental Health, Parenting, pediatric mental health, self esteem in children, Uncategorized

Write his teacher a letter… A lesson I wish I learned sooner

It was so well received, I knew I should have done it sooner.... Oh, well... We all live and learn. Letting your child's teacher know what to expect when you have a child with challenges like ADHD, Anxiety, learning disabilities, Depression, etc. can make such a difference in your child's school year. Don't hesitate to… Continue reading Write his teacher a letter… A lesson I wish I learned sooner

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Today We Remember: Never Forget

Today, September 11,  is one that will always be marked in the minds of Americans. The lives of thousands of innocent people were lost. Please spend time to remember those lost and the family members left behind. Families lost mothers, fathers, grandparents, children, aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Although there is much sorrow attached to this date, there are ways to… Continue reading Today We Remember: Never Forget

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Helping Children Deal with Stressful Situations

In the aftermath of recent events, I felt it important to revisit some of the specifics about helping children deal with stress and disaster. I hope you are trying to shelter your children from the recent tragedy that is all over the news! Children do not need to see or hear about other children being… Continue reading Helping Children Deal with Stressful Situations