You know that time... at the end of the day, when you are totally tapped out with your kids. Or, perhaps, when you are coming home from work a bit drained, and feeling entirely unprepared to step into "Mom?" with little people full of sparkles and light and energy, when that's hardly what you are… Continue reading How to Reset Your Mood, How to Reset Your Energy, How to Reset when You Return Home from Work to your Family
Do you remember watching the Secret years ago, when it came out? John Assaraf, one of the entrepreneurs talked about setting up a cork vision board and he'd pin magazine pictures, etc. to it. Back in the 90s I had what was like the early predecessor of a pinterest board or vision board. I… Continue reading How to Have a Great Maternity Leave: Create a Vision Board on Pinterest – It May Change Your Life.
Most of the motherhood and entrepreneurial podcasts I listen to emphasize again and again the importance of finding a mentor. Someone whom you can learn from, look up to, aspire to be, and converse with along this complex journey. I couldn't help but think that this is an area of life in which I have not had… Continue reading I Didn’t Have a Motherhood Mentor or a Mom to Help Me – But Everything Worked Out.
As usual, listening to the Tim Ferris podcast this morning blew my mind wide open. Sure, it could have been the bulletproof coffee too, but the combination of the two are magical on a morning commute. Especially when he has Tony Robbins on. Like me, Tony Robbins is a life coach, albeit a very experienced… Continue reading How to Have a Great Maternity Leave – Listen to Podcasts (Like Tim Ferriss and Tony Robbins)
It's an important question, isn't it. How do I feel happier on maternity leave? I know all of you are out there working hard to have a beautiful, fulfilling and happy maternity leave. It's a journey that's for sure. There are amazing days, and not-so amazing days. It's kind of shit sometimes. Even if you… Continue reading What Are the Best Ways to Increase Happiness On Maternity Leave? Tell Me About Your Happiness
Good morning great maternity leavers! So in the spirit of growth, learning and always working at things, I am signed up for a course on happiness! I am taking Happiness Basics, a course designed by the Red Deer Primary Care Network and being piloted on the University of Campus. We had our first 90 minute… Continue reading How to Have a Great Maternity Leave: Sign up for a Course on Happiness!
What you'll learn in this article: Learn the three reasons people are so judgemental. Why moms can be so intense. A powerful perspective to help release the power of others' opinions, and a technique you can use every time someone (unhelpfully) lets you know what they think without you giving them permission. Oh, and… Continue reading Freeing Yourself From Other Moms’ Judgements