6 Ways to Check Yourself When Parenting Makes You Feel Mean

Lately, I’ve been stuck in a severe funk where being a mom is concerned. Have you ever felt this way? For the first time since Chickie was a newborn, I’ve been struggling with bouts of anger, resentment, loathing, and borderline severe depression. Before I go any further, I want to make a few points crystal clear…...more

To The Mom Who's Pretty Sure She's Screwing It All Up...

Isaiah loves art. He’s full of imagination and he LOVES to create. (The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree.)The other day I complimented him…telling him what a good painter he was. “Yeah. I am.” he replied.His response tickled me. And then it made me think. If only we could all have that kind of confidence. If only we could share that same sort of self-assuredness out loud, and not feel any shame. There’s a quote floating around on Pinterest. Have you seen it?It goes something like this…...more

7 dating tips you should follow if you are single

 7 dating tips you should follow if you are single:  ...more