Traveling with Kids

Traveling with Kids

It was important to my husband and me that we continue to see the world even after having kids. (It’s kind of a given when you are a bi-cultural couple!) So when the chance to travel for 6 weeks throughout Australia came up after our first was born, we immediately said “Yes!”

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Practical Tips to Create a Self-Care Routine for Busy Moms

Practical Tips to Create a Self-Care Routine for Busy Moms

So many influencers recommend taking a weekend getaway by yourself or going to the spa weekly, but from my experience and speaking with countless women about this subject that is not always sustainable or even doable when you have little ones…let alone the impact it can have on your budget! So today, I’m sharing easy and practical ways to create a self-care routine for busy moms.

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4 Ways to Combat Loneliness and Isolation as a New Mom

4 Ways to Combat Loneliness and Isolation as a New Mom

One of the most important topics that doesn’t get talked about is the loneliness and isolation as a new mom. I think for outsiders it is a hard concept to grasp because they may automatically think, “How can you be lonely when you have a beautiful baby by your side, a supportive spouse, and a caring family?”

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Teamwork Makes the Dream Work: Benefits of Family Meetings

Teamwork Makes the Dream Work: Benefits of Family Meetings

I grew up hearing this phrase in the athletic world, but it wasn’t until I became a Chief Household Officer that I fully grasped the meaning of “Teamwork makes the dream work.” Think about it: Without teamwork, there is no dream moving forward…just a burnt out person trying to do it all on their own!

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A Home Full of Gratitude

A Home Full of Gratitude

When I see couples for therapy, one of the first things I notice is that they are no longer full of gratitude. They are in a place where they take each other for granted. They no longer see the benefits that the other brings, and they are stuck in a negative feedback loop.

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