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Happy Independence Day, America – now be Independent!

Happy Independence Day, America – now be Independent!
Perhaps you have heard your parents screech, “If I don’t tough love you, you will never be independent.” Perhaps you have heard me say as your coac...

OH, SWEET TOOTH MOTHER OF GOD…

OH, SWEET TOOTH MOTHER OF GOD…
It is Candy Month...  Whether you remember walking around the fair with your blue cotton candy, grabbing 25 pieces of penny candy before school or ...

If I were a Dad raising a Daughter …

If I were a Dad raising a Daughter …
Let’s start with a huge reveal, I am a Mom of two men – clearly not a Dad raising a daughter. So what is the point you ask with your internal voice...

Monkey Brain - My Comfort Zone

Monkey Brain - My Comfort Zone
Shut up Silence. You heard me. My Comfort Zone: constant monkey chatter swinging from limb to limb in this left-brained, 3-D humanistic vessel of ...

Sitting On My Butt Is Killing My Knee

Sitting On My Butt Is Killing My Knee
Usually we think of physical pain being caused from us doing something wrong or something crappy has happened to us. Elbow pain from too much tenni...

How Do I Know if I am a “Good Mom?”

How Do I Know if I am a “Good Mom?”
Mother’s Day is in just around the corner. It is such an important day. And, once again as with all major holidays, commercialized. YET, in my opin...

Happy Easter, Sugah!

Happy Easter, Sugah!
Surely the last month or more, you have stumbled across a fair amount of Easter eggs and bunnies and lilies and chics and crosses and a few wooly l...

Don’t! Don’t Wear Pajamas to Work Day April 16!

Don’t! Don’t Wear Pajamas to Work Day April 16!
I am so excited to share. I finally figured it out. I know why there is a Stress Awareness Month. And, I know why it is APRIL! And, I know why Ap...

Bigger Fish to Fry

Bigger Fish to Fry
Yup, it is still Stress Awareness Month. And, yup, I still find it bothersome that whomever gets to name our special holidays or months, feels we n...

Kiss off April Fools’ Day

Kiss off April Fools’ Day
April is Stress Awareness Month so I find it a bit ironic that the first day of the month is April Fools’ Day. I have never been a big joker. I gue...

I Ain’t No Spring Chicken

I Ain’t No Spring Chicken
Chicken in the hen house? No – she’s way too tired to lay any more eggs – no more …no more…. no more. I used to roll my eyes 👀 when my “elders” wou...

Screw Chamomile

Screw Chamomile
I CAN'T SLEEP... whether it is Day Light Saving Time or not! Spring Ahead - Fall Back - it doesn't matter. I CAN'T SLEEP. "Have you tried Chamomile...