Parenting happy kids in a world that is so often fraught with unhappiness and chaos is an uphill battle. And while it is certainly a challenge to remain positive and hopeful, it can be done. In fact, you might say, it needs to be done first and foremost. Otherwise, how will our kids ever be […]
Incorporating a few mindful activities every day, consistently, will go a long way to creating a peaceful home. Just like diet and exercise programs, extremes rarely work. These six simple steps give you some practical ways to start incorporating mindfulness into your daily home life. Read the full post here!
It’s Friday night and I’m sitting in bed wondering what tomorrow might bring. Tomorrow is Saturday. If you don’t know what happens on Saturday morning you’re not paying attention. It’s when President 45 is left alone long enough to tweet whatever comes into his mind. And tweet he does. He says the most outlandish things. […]
Mommies with Cents
Need a breath of fresh air?
Kathy Walsh has written a series of books that focus on positive thinking. The newly released joyohboy book series helps put balance in our children’s lives that are often over-booked or loaded with screen time. From coping techniques to inspirational messages, these books open a dialog to talk to our children about the things that are important in life.
Dominique Goh - Dominique's Desk
I read this book together with my four year old. She really enjoyed looking at the graphics while reading through the pages. It gave her a clearer understanding of the message which Kathy was trying to convey through the story. The bright colors used in the pictures and child-like drawing also helped capture her attention while reading through the book.
Sylvie Armas - My Silly Little Gang
This book teaches about love in such a beautiful way. The message this book has is one that I’m glad I shared with my boys. This is definitely one of our favorite books. I especially liked the activities that this book has for me to do with my boys that reinforce this great message.