Why do I feel threatened?

Recently I’ve had a couple of recent penny dropping,  AHA revelations….   that I think are going to have a massive impact.   Neither of them are ideas that were completely new to me, but, suddenly, somehow it clicked that this is where I should be focusing my energies. So in this post I will…

Positivity

So following my recent post ‘believing in myself,’  I’ve been thinking about the importance of focusing on the things that I’m getting right as a parent.  The parenting moments that I am proud of.  The things that make me feel good about myself as a parent. My children’s daily tears, whinges, whines and accusations, they…

Rewarding Myself

I recently read a blog post about ways you can reward yourself without eating or shopping. And, although there were no earth shattering revelations or information in this post, I feel like it has helped me to turn around my thinking in a life-changing way.   (Or, you know, it could just be a little…

21/3/16 Self Care

So yesterday, I wrote out some peaceful ways of dealing with some of the problems I’d faced that day.   I think that’s a good exercise that I would like to continue, and I think it will help me on my journey. However, I’ve been thinking today, how having strategies up your sleeve is really…

Plan to get back on Track

1-Start measuring coffee granules and slowly, slowly wean myself off 2-Start stretching and exercising daily (make it a fun thing with the kids) 3- Get into a consistent daily laundry routine 4-Start-up daily parenting reflections again (so that I am holding myself accountable) 5-Make connecting and enjoying my children a priority.  I should be able…