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How to Instantly Dominate Stress and Slay the Day

I thought about doing this for awhile before following through with it but now that it’s done, I’m kicking myself for not doing it sooner. This ONE small change has completely changed my mindset, reduced stress, and freed me to be more focused and efficient. Time for a Digital Detox! Unfollow negative or distracting social media. Unfollow the Facebook moms group that is full of d…

Meet Jennifer - One of The Lucky Few

"My third son Joaquin was an unexpected blessing." He was born with a little something extra called Down syndrome. He inspired us to adopt Sofia — who also has Down syndrome — from an orphanage in Ukraine. With just one look at a single baby picture posted on the web, we fell in love with her. Sofia and Joaquin have opened my eyes to more love and beauty than I ever thought possible. I…

“I love you...almost as much as I love myself!”

“I love you...almost as much as I love myself!” The first time my husband said this to me, in his playful, I’m totally joking way, I cracked up laughing. It’s not exactly the most romantic line a girl wants to hear! But self-love to the point of actually putting yourself first makes a lot of sense and now we both embrace it! Loving yourself means accepting yourself. Accepting yourself equa…

The most important story

If you’re anything like me, you’re inspired by the stories that surround us. We see them on big platforms like the news and viral social media posts, stories of people overcoming huge obstacles and doing grand things. We see them in our community - the single mom working tirelessly to raise her family, the advocates for important causes, and women who are following their dreams. These stories a…

You are just what the world needs

Every single person, at some point, has compared themselves to another. I wonder how much she makes? I wonder if her husband helps her more with the kids? Her life looks easier than mine. Look at that fantastic vacation she took! What is it like to have a friendship like they have? This is a true human emotion that we have all experienced but comparison can do serious damage to your life,…