A big ‘aha’ for me

A few weeks ago, I had a huge ‘aha’ moment. I had made a mistake earlier that day and couldn’t sleep.  When I reflected on why I was...

A Double Whammy

For any mom feeling like you’ve been hit by a double whammy during the pandemic, we feel you. Our 7-year-old son George was diagnosed...

Turn off self-view mode

Today’s tip is a simple hack to reduce Zoom fatigue. Turn off self-view mode: Right-click on your video. Choose ‘Hide myself’ Then go to...

Yes, it’s harder

As I’m sure you have felt first hand, moms are struggling with the pandemic. In fact, 27% of working parents of young children say they...

Just Grieve

A few weeks ago, I took the kids camping for the first time this year. It was incredible, filling my cup. But I also was sad and angry. I...

Do a braindump

My mind has been swirling over the past few weeks. So many emotions. So many thoughts. The thing that has helped the most is a daily...

Help on Demand

One of the hardest things about COVID-19 for my family has been the lack of help. I am an outsourcing queen. Hell, my mother-in-law made...

Take those vitamins

In case you haven't heard, new studies are showing that Vitamin D deficiency has a significant correlation with COVID deaths.  So much...

I’ve got JOMO

Move over FOMO; there is a new acronym in the house — JOMO, the Joy of Missing Out. The joy of not having my schedule packed wall-to-wall...

Do you want to scream?

In general, I have felt happy during quarantine, but I’ve noticed my anger flaring up. I’m shorter with my kids, my co-founder and even...