So it’s been a busy summer of family events, things to do, places to go…. and lots of fun and discovery! But it’s also been one of milestones… Lemme ‘splain… The Empowered Mom Milestone ! So, the take-aways… 1) Teaching yourself how to be empowered is one thing… but teaching your kids independence is…
I can’t take it anymore. THIS is NOT September people! It’s June. We are done-kids, teachers, parents. Done with school!
Full-on whooped. No more bright and shiny like when the school year started. No more everything getting done on time – much less BEFORE it’s due.
Now it’s more like, “WHAT? What is due? When is that ceremony? How many more activities? We had 3 weeks, and you’re telling me 5 minutes before it’s due? Seriously, you’re not even thinking about asking me to do another project, play, event, are you?” I may smack the next person that tells me there’s another event. Since that’s typically frowned upon–I could always opt for another root canal.
I am so flipping checked out of school by now – it’s surprising my kids even get there.
And get this: I’m ROOM MOM.
Not just that. I’m LEAD ROOM MOM. Oh my gawd…who allowed that to happen??
But now, I think I got fired as Room Mom.
This is really hard. So, this is me baring my soul. This is revealing and – at the same time- empowering. Not what I’d intended to post today. But I know many will relate, empathize and understand. This is what was on my heart to write and share with you. In the mirror I…
The Digital world may overwhelm us often.. but then again, it can be priceless. Precious.
Time captured forever.
Especially in the everydayness of Moms, Lives, Work, Kids, Bills, Laundry, Homework, and on and on…
In the blink of an eye, though, this is gone. So capture it now while you can.
Here’s what I mean.
It happens to all of us. And it’s happened to me.
I’ve been ROBBED!
Energy Robbers have stolen my time and energy and the Negative Nellies threaten to take over. Yes, Negative People are Energy Drainers. Has this ever happened to you? They are everywhere. And they will steal you blind! They are Energy Drainers and many are Complainers.
Here’s what YOU can do to prevent yourself from being a victim of negative ENERGY ROBBERS. Instead – here’s some powerful tips you can use right now to EMPOWER yourself and remove the negative, energy-drainers from your life.
There you are.
On. Off. On. Off. On. Off.
Waiting. Taunting. Teasing. Beckoning. WAITING. and BLINKING BLINKING BLINKING.
That damn cursor!
Have you ever had tons of work to do and yet stared at a blank screen? That’s what happened to me today. If you have EVER struggled for thoughts, words and and simply blankly stare down at the screen, the keyboard and that infinite blinking cursor – then you can NOT miss this! This is how I kicked my cursor’s butt this morning!! This will definitely inspire you and make you laugh! Read on for how I turned my ‘damnit!’ into this ditty.
Perfectionism has robbed me of so much. So much time. So much energy. And so much of my LIFE! If you’re at all a perfectionist, you can perfectly relate. I will tell you, that – at once – it is a quality that has catapulted me to fabulous victories and paralyzed me into frozen inaction.…