The Best Parenting Advice I Have Received

I recently changed job positions within the same company. It seemed great at first. But being that I work two jobs, my new schedule made it impossible to dedicate time to my sons.

My oldest began acting up in school and at home and it definitely began to worry me.

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One day, I tried to think back to when he began acting up and what had changed during that time… Continue reading “The Best Parenting Advice I Have Received”

Five Tips on Having a Social Life For Moms

       Allow me to start of by saying that there is nothing wrong with having a life outside of motherhood. 
       Mothers are human beings too.
       The only difference is the huge responsibility of raising another human being.
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“Failure” is Part of The Journey

At 25 years old, I have already failed at marriage.

I have already failed at providing my children with a home that both parents live in.

For a very long time, those two sentences you have just read destroyed me. I would cry because I failed at the one thing I so desperately wanted to give my boys.

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Here is a Secret: I Have Anxiety

I will never forget my first anxiety attack two years ago.

I was about to fall asleep when all of a sudden something took over me and I felt like I couldn’t breathe. I immediately got up from my bed and paced around my old apartment.

I walked into my living and began to cry because I was unsure of what was happening to me.

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Coping Through a Separation

       As not many of you know, last year I went through a separation. Despite what social media has made everyone think, it has been a long and difficult road. I’ve struggled spiritually, physically and emotionally throughout this time.
       However, one thing I can tell you is that it has definitely made me into a stronger and better version of myself.
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Current Events Through The Eyes of a Mother

Today I woke up at exactly 4:55 am to the sound of people arguing outside of my apartment building. I live a block away from a night club and weekends can get hectic around here.

I waited until everything cooled down in hopes of going back to sleep.

As I waited, I decided to open my Facebook app and browse a little.

“#PRAYFORLASVEGAS” was the first status I read.  Continue reading “Current Events Through The Eyes of a Mother”