I’m not important enough.I’m not good enough.This isn’t for me.I’m supposed to be this size.Those things don’t happen for small people like me.I never win these things.No one will take me seriously.I’m too old for that.That’s just my personality. These are the kinds of thoughts that circle our minds when we want to move forwardContinue reading “Dream-Slayer #4: Limiting Beliefs”
A couple weeks ago, I sat down with a good friend of mine ( I sometimes call her my big sister) Yolande for a little chit chat on life. Yolande has recently launched her podcast Shifting Perspectives where she enters into conversations about real world issues from a woman’s perspective, particularly Caribbean women. She hasContinue reading “Owning Your Story”
I am in a season of life right now where I can’t seem to keep up with the leaps and bounds are growing physically, and mentally. I keep thinking about possible ways to allow them to grow and mature while keeping them tied to my hip. I keep thinking about how I wish I couldContinue reading “Destroying MOM FEARS with TRUTH- Part III”
Part II Hey yall! I told you to be on the lookout for Part 2. So this week, I had to recruit some of my seasoned Mama’s to share their serious ‘mom fears’. I look at the relationship I have now with my mom and the way she remains apart of my siblings and myContinue reading “Attacking and Destroying those MOM Fears with the TRUTH- Part II”
I don’t know about you, but I find myself in a constant wreck as I try to cope with the daily anxiety of being a good Mama. Always wondering whether I am doing enough, too much, and if I am doing it correctly…
Anniversary Edition Can you believe it? It feels like yesterday I was leaving for university saying goodbye to this young man, looking for adventure, new sights, new prospects, just everything NEW. I tried to say goodbye to Geron, but he wouldn’t let me go and here we are 7 years later. I am grateful thatContinue reading “MARRIAGE NUGGETS FROM THE RUSSELLS”
The weekend is upon us and I have been reflecting: What am I most blessed by this week?My Mum. My Hubby, Karlie, Donval…? I began thinking, I can’t choose which one of them I was really blessed by, and then ‘the girls’ came into the picture as well. And I realised that it’s not anyContinue reading “This Week I Was Most Blessed By….Connections!”
I started off the week, obsessing over filling my time and our days with what I deemed as productive activities. These were activities where we as a family engaged with each other lovingly and activities that promoted opportunities for ‘structured’ learning like the perfect world I sometimes try to pretend that I live in. HA!
Right now, we have today, and today I can make memories and build relationships.