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Alexis

Mental Health Month: Starting a Conversation

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May was Mental Health Awareness Month. Although we're now beginning June, world events mean it's still important to highlight the silent struggle so many of us battle. Let's talk about starting a conversation. No matter...

It’s a Global Pandemic… Not a Productivity Challenge, Okay?

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To say things are different these days is clearly an understatement.  Practically overnight, life as we knew it was gone. And what parents have assumed the position of doing: working, parenting, and teaching, is not...

2019 Made Me The “Mean Parent” and I’m Okay with That

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This year, my son's father and I came to an agreement and signed the papers for our custodial arrangements. With our son starting kindergarten this year, I truly believe he, and every kindergartener, should...

Brainwashing My Son To Believe In Himself

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“I am strong; I am brave; I am smart; I am loved.” Every since my son started going to daycare and into preschool years ago, we’ve said this every morning before he gets out of...

July is National Picnic Month – Find a new favorite destination!

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July is in full swing and with the beautiful San Diego weather, it's no secret that there are hundreds of parks to visit! Thanks to the National Bakers’ Association, we recognize July as National...
coparenting

Coming to Terms With My New Norm of Single and Coparenting

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I have been so hesitant to write anything on this topic, even though it has become my new normal. Hesitant because I have firsthand experienced feelings and emotions getting the best of me and in the...

What I Learned Playing “Pretend” Stay-At-Home Mom

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I just got to play "pretend" stay at home mom for a few weeks, and I loved it. Fours years ago when my son was born I didn't have the financial freedom to enjoy the...
mental health

Mental Health Month: Protecting Your Little From You

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May is Mental Health Awareness month. What does that mean, exactly? During the month of May, Mental Health America, its affiliates and other organizations interested in mental health host a number of activities based on...
momma

An Open Letter To The Single Momma I Haven’t Met…

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Momma... I see you. To the single momma making raising her little humans to be respectful, kind and intelligent bigger humans look so easy, I see you. I don't know you on a personal level because...