Paris

Talking to Kids about Tragedy

Tragedy happens
Tragedy happens

 

In light of the recent attacks in Paris and other events that don’t get as much media coverage around the world on a daily basis, I wanted to share a personal story about talking to my daughters about tragedies.

Scary events happen ALL the time and as parents, it is hard to make sense of them, so imagine how your child(ren) might be feeling when they see or hear things that are incomprehensible. [Read more…] about Talking to Kids about Tragedy

Day dreaming and traveling. Where Would I Go? What Would I Do?

Adventures in traveling
Adventures in traveling

 

Being a new mom is hard and staring at the same four walls can get tiresome day after day.  It can also be lonely.  Even though your days may be full of feeds, diaper changes, snuggles, naps, feeds, diaper changes, burping, housework, errands and when lucky, a shower,  sometimes you may need to just lose yourself in the moment and re-charge. [Read more…] about Day dreaming and traveling. Where Would I Go? What Would I Do?