Inspirational

“Do You Love Me In Any Feeling?”

Hey, guys. So this is how you Mom blog. Check out this amazing piece by my friend, Kim. ♥️

You Will BEE Fine

Hi-dee everybody,

The most important thing to know about me is that I’m Mama to two wonderful daughters, Delilah and Rowan. They have similar interests but very different personalities.

Sisters playing video games - Will BEE Fine blog
Delilah and Rowan enjoying downtime after a day of vacation activities.

Our eldest daughter is calm and reserved unless she is acting out a dramatic schoolyard tale, sharing her love of a new novel she finished, or recounting her recent mastery of a video game. Meanwhile, our youngest daughter only goes to 11, and she has since birth.

One-year-old girl screaming during the birthday song while her older sister stands next to her - You Will BEE Fine blog
Thus began Rowan’s dislike of anyone singing “Happy Birthday to You.”

Writing this now, I am smiling thinking about hearing Rowan’s tiny baby wails from the hall as her little newborn cart was pushed into our hospital room when it was time for her to nurse.

“One minute she was just fine and the next she decided she was hungry, and right now,”…

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Inspirational

10 Tips for Self Care

I'm rewriting the Meredith Grey gif - you know the one...she's on the verge of tears, stating "I'm just exhausted." Here's my version: me trying to excel as a wife, mother, teacher, blogger, etc., maintain family/friendships, drink enough water, exercise, message everyone back, stay sane, and be happy. I'm tired, folks. I've been struggling with anxiety this week. This is the point in the journey where I want to quit something. The thing is, there is nothing to pare down except the pressure I put on myself. You read that correctly. I don't want to get rid of anything in my life (well, I can't possibly retire at this point, so that's off the table). I like my life. It's just busy and exhausting and it's been a hard week.

Books

Three Spring Reads for Teachers (1 Nonfiction plus 2 Fiction Reads)

*This post contains Amazon Affiliate links. I will receive a small commission if you purchase. I hope everyone is having a wonderful week! My last three reads, reviewed in the order in which I read them, are here for your reading pleasure. The Outliers Though I'm not a huge nonfiction fan, the audiobook version of… Continue reading Three Spring Reads for Teachers (1 Nonfiction plus 2 Fiction Reads)