Tag Archives: strengthening families

Rediscovering Myself in Motherhood

In my last Women’s Wednesday post, I ‘fessed up: I nearly lost myself to motherhood. I got so “babied out” that I didn’t even know what I wanted to order in my favorite restaurant! To be the best mom and … Continue reading

Mom Pressure is Real – Part 2

In Mom Pressure Is Real – Part 1, I talked about the pressure of being a “good mom” and where that might come from. Let’s talk about the conflicted feelings women might be experiencing and the resources designed expressly to … Continue reading

New Year Celebration Jar

Has your family created a “celebration jar?” We’re bringing back this post from Beckie Luff, sharing a meaningful way that her family starts a new year. Happy New Year everyone! **************** The Celebration Jar by Beckie Luff. Originally published December … Continue reading

Owning Our ACEs (Part II)

In Part I of Owning Our ACEs, the concept of adverse childhood experiences was explained. Once you are aware that there are ACEs and that you or your client or patient has one or more of the ten identified ACEs, … Continue reading

Owning Our ACEs (Part I)

Being introduced to the concept of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) may be rather mind-bending for the average parent. Truth is, learning about ACEs can be a bit mind-bending and life altering for any adult – parent, doctor, therapist, social worker, … Continue reading