We often talk about roses and sunshine, and there is plenty of that. But the bare truth is that it’s frightening to be a parent. There are these times we need to cope when life isn’t fair. Fear and protection for my children. Only outweighed by a pure love so heavy that it makes myContinue Reading
Butterfly thoughts are my thoughts that come and need to be spoken. They may be light hearted, or serious, or full of deep mindset work. Like butterflies, they float on the breeze and will fly back away unless I write them down. Enjoy!
Journal Prompts: What Are They? Do you journal? I discovered journaling as a child. I was a pretty shy kid, and writing offered me an outlet to express my feelings. As early as fourth grade, I kept a journal! I remember begging my Mom for it in JCPenney’s store. It was crucial to me to buyContinue Reading
Mommy notes are little snippets of everyday humor that comes from parenting. Enjoy these, and don’t forget to share with a fellow parent! Have you been following my original Mommy Notes series? I post new Mommy Notes first to Instagram, so be sure to follow me on there if you haven’t already @essentialoilswithbetsy or find my hashtagContinue Reading
“Enjoy The Moment” was written a few years ago. My preschooler is now a 4th grader! But the concept still holds true. Life passes too quickly. Are you going to spend it rushing from moment to moment without any true enjoyment? Or are you going to drink every drop of joy as it comes? I’mContinue Reading