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Three Reasons Why My 3-Year Old is Still My Muse

Three Reasons Why My 3-Year Old is Still My Muse

Muse (noun): a person who is the source of inspiration for a creative artist

Last year I wrote a blog post called "Three Reasons Why My 2-Year Old Is My Muse". It’s posted on my family/mommy blog because at the time I was excited to have published a children’s book, but I wanted to talk to my mommies here as to why my 3-year-old deeply inspires me every day.

My life has been a series of changes: I’ve rarely had much consistency because I was always changing. I changed my career often (and still do), I changed my likes, I changed the foods I ate. It wasn’t until I had my son that I was motivated to slow down, listen to myself and accept myself for who I am.

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Three Reasons Why You Aren’t Open to Receiving

Three Reasons Why You Aren’t Open to Receiving

3 Reasons Why You Aren’t Open to Receiving

The holiday season is coming to an end. Everyone has exchanged presents and you are exhausted from hosting, cleaning or traveling. This holiday week was supposed to be a time of rejuvenation, and yet you feel even more drained than when the holiday week started.

The holidays are difficult times to find time for yourself because of the many demands placed on you.

You gave of your time, expertise, energy, and goodwill.

You were present for your children, parents, and partners.

You were constantly giving.

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Listening to the Universe

Listening to the Universe

​Listening to the Universe

I haven't written a blog post in over three months and stopped listening to what the universe was telling me. When I launched this site I was getting into a nice little groove, posting once a week and picking up followers. It was exciting. I even made a connection to a reader who felt ashamed about their own struggles and felt my writing helped her face reality about her condition. All was on smooth street….

Then this happened.

During the month of May I hit one of the biggest lows of my life. I wasn't even clear on all that had happened until the end of July. I was in such a fog that it felt my life stopped. It hadn't of course!!!!

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