A Week Without Facebook

FacebookFacebook. Some people love it and others hate it. As a marketer, I find the amount of information collected about each user fascinating. As a user, it seems really creepy. We still use it though and many are addicted to it.

Viewing Facebook is such a habit that many don’t realize how often they do it. The constant scrolling of the newsfeed, stalking of friends and burying the face in the phone. We’ve all done it. We’re so used to Facebook being a part of our lives that it’s shocking when someone doesn’t have a profile. Continue reading

Learn How To Reduce Stress

We’ve all had stress come and go. For some, it’s there all the time. It’s been a struggle the last few weeks. Between the kids, blog and work, things have been in overdrive busy.I even had a migraine which is unusual for me. It was the first one I’ve had in years. Not fun. It was stressed.

We see women out there doing it all and making it look so easy. I’m willing to bet they have their hit the wall moments as well. Continue reading

Tips That Help When You Are Sleep Deprived

It’s National Sleep Awareness Week and I’m very aware that I’m not sleeping My little one had a cold and stayed up through the entire night Tuesday. She woke up multiple times during the night every night this week in fact. I went to work feeling like a zombie.

After talking with a few moms, I know I am not the only one functioning on a few hours of sleep a night. Moms with newborn babies often have it even worse. I find comfort in the fact that the sleepless nights as a result of a newborn or baby sleep habits eventually passes. In the meantime, what’s a mom to do? Continue reading

Book Review: SARK’s Glad No Matter What

Glad No Matter WhatWhen my sister passed away, things were very foggy. It lasted for a couple of years in fact. It was the grieving process that I didn’t expect or understand at the time. As that fog lifted, I realized that although I lost a very special person in my life sometimes a life changing event can still provide many gifts.

One gift was blogging. Because of the of the loss of my sister, I started my first blog Be Positive Mom®. That was the start of many twists, turns, ins and out in my life.

I came across a women who is known as SARK. She has a loyal  community filled  with  those she inspires, but new to me. Continue reading