Hello! How was your week? I just got finished having the most interesting conversation with my Lil Mama. Seems the older she gets the more subjects we dive into with more details. The more we continue to communicate the more Q&A's we enter.
But here's a BIG question many parents ask themselves;
Should I admit I don’ have all the answers? That I don’t really know everything after all? Would it be so terrible of me to actually “be human”? Would these admissions reduce my…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on January 28, 2018 at 11:59am — No Comments
Oh No! When a Parent Goes Away
By Dakota King-White
Illustrated by Tyrus Goshay
This is a unique picture book for kids about a serious topic: how a child can cope when a parent goes to prison and isn’t coming home for a long while. It is a book that will educate as well as enlighten with expert advice on how a child can cope.
Duane is a seven-year-old boy who has recently discovered that his…Continue
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This was an amazing read! Once I started, I couldn’t stop reading and pondering it. It is a book that I will read and probably re-read in time.
The book is about a young girl, Caitlin Wang. The heart-warming tale follows the child of this young girl with OCD. She has an imaginary friend, Li Bai. He only exists in her mind now. But she clearly sees him in her dollhouse.
Li Bai is not a complete imaginary figure though. He did exist in 700 AD. So, despite the…Continue
Added by Irene Roth on December 20, 2017 at 4:51pm — No Comments
They say, they being those who are socially conditioned to believe Holidays and family can be stressful so if that is the case then it is time to refocus, slow things down and enjoy some quiet me time.
My daughter calls these moments Mental Health breaks.
We all need them and should take…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on November 26, 2017 at 3:47pm — No Comments
Let's talk about being single and pregnant. How do you raise three children on your own? I was in this exact same situation asking myself the exact same question when I found out I was pregnant with my third child and her father refusing to help or even be apart of her life.
How will I do this?
The same way you took care of your first two children but this time while your pregnant, you're going to get prepared ahead of time by doing the…Continue
Added by Taquila Coleman on November 26, 2017 at 12:49pm — No Comments
Down the train steps, I went. " I am HOMELESS and HUNGRY can you please HELP" read the sign. He looked to be in his late teens perhaps early twenties but I just glanced in a rush,…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on November 12, 2017 at 11:39am — No Comments
Daylight Savings Time is here, did you enjoy your extra hour? This change among other things helps signal that the Holiday season is once again upon us. Time to start preparing for what…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on November 5, 2017 at 11:43am — No Comments
I'm sure everyone has heard that saying "don't work with children or animals". Call me crazy then, because I choose to do both!
I am a photographer based in Ferntree Gully in Melbourne's outer eastern suburbs. My business Kiddy Kats Photography has been operational for about 3 years now…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on October 8, 2017 at 1:02pm — No Comments
Do you seem to have the same reaction to problems that arise over and over again which only make matters worse? Does your temper and shortness with others get in the way of you Being the Best you? Are you repeating past mistakes and still have no idea why? Well here's the answer...the problem is You.
You know how the definition of crazy is doing the same things over and over expecting different results? Well if you keep having the same issues because you keep handling…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on October 1, 2017 at 4:30pm — No Comments
One of the favourite things about summertime is the picnic. Whenever you are planning for that perfect picnic, you need to think of many considerations that would make your picnic a perfect one. There are several decisions that you need to take before you plan for a picnic right starting from the weather conditions, the number of attendants to costs and dietary requirements. Some of them are discussed below.
1. Calculating the size of the picnic: Roughly jot down the list…Continue
Added by Adfa Ayla on August 15, 2017 at 7:00am — No Comments
***Disclaimer-adult content and perhaps a bit lengthy but full of nice juicy bits.
Ok so...I am fresh out of my wonderful Yoga class in a beautiful garden in Bedstuy Brooklyn. I am sweating bullets, hot as heck but I am feeling…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on July 23, 2017 at 11:15am — No Comments
It’s always a challenge to buy gifts for children; their interests change like the weather so it can be difficult to find a gift which will be long lasting and well-loved.
The majority of children won’t appreciate sentimental gifts and, oftentimes, toys and games will either get broken, or the child will get bored quickly and will reach for something else.
However, if you’re struggling to think of something to buy the little girl in your life, you do have one…Continue
Added by Aniya Misca on July 6, 2017 at 4:02pm — No Comments
A wonderful adventure into Norse mythology.
This intriguing adventure takes the reader on an incredible journey into the realms of Norse mythology, one which will never be forgotten.
The story begins on the island of Algir Oya where a seventeen year old halfbreed Odin, is angry because his father Bor has refused to let him take part in an ambush against…Continue
Added by Susan Keefe on July 3, 2017 at 8:08am — No Comments
Have you been thinking about changing some habits but just can't seem to get started or when you start you can't stick to the new routines? Are you feeling like these are just things you are going to have to live with? I have been there and I can say that with some focus and mindful choices all is not lost.
Choosing poor behavior out of habit becomes natural because once you have been doing something for so long your mind plays tricks on you that…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on June 28, 2017 at 8:56pm — No Comments
Motherhood – changes your perspective in general – your taste in food, music, color and even the TV programs that your binging on every weekend (that is..if you have time). Your Pinterest boards changed from Fashion to Kids and Parenting. Family becomes the vital part of motherhood. More often than not, mothers tend to prioritize family over themselves. So for today I want to share my list of #MomGoals that I wrote. To each her own. Goal setting can be a helpful, exciting, and a…Continue
Added by Abigail on June 26, 2017 at 8:55am — No Comments
If you’re running a business, you’ll start thinking about involving your children in its performance and allowing them to participate in the decision-making process at a certain point in your kids’ lives. Many kids express interest in their parents business and desire to help out from a…Continue
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