Archive of ‘tips’ category

Where the bliss hides (and a giveaway that will help you find it)

By Genny


It’s in the feel of your baby’s sleepy head on your shoulder as you carry her through the grocery store pushing the cart with one hand. It’s in the quiet singing of your preschooler as he sits in the corner during his timeout. And it’s the smile of your eighteen-year old as he walks across the stage to get […]  Continue reading

I’m Joining in on SnippoWriMo (and my new Snippet is almost done!)

By Genny


I’m excited to share that the Snippet App–the reading and publishing app I’ve talked about before–is hosting SnippoWriMo this month. (I’m joining in and am looking forward to having my second Snippet published. It’s called Little Bits & Pieces of Happiness and was inspired by this story about my daughter Katie. More info on that to come […]  Continue reading

Things our kids should (and shouldn’t) hear us say…

By Genny


Words are powerful. Especially our words as moms. They can lift our kids up, or they can tear them down. They can give them the courage to make mistakes (or admit mistakes), or they can fill them with fear and uncertainty. They can help our kids to believe in themselves, or they can cause them to doubt the very person they were […]  Continue reading

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