I distinctly remember a day when I was little, about seven years old. It was just after dusk and I was staring up at the stars, when a wave of realization hit me: we are… [Continue Reading]
Our photo wall in the main area of our home was full of adorable baby photos of our first child, Penelope. But hmmm, something’s missing…oh that’s right. There were no photos of our two-year-old, Ciro…. [Continue Reading]
Part of my journey as both a person and a mother is learning to live with two opposing feelings. For example, it’s okay for me to sometimes feel extremely grateful, and also sad, at the… [Continue Reading]
Recently I learned about something called “tribal shaming.” This is what happens when someone leaves a “tribe,” either by location or by doing something that is deemed different than the norm. Certain members of the… [Continue Reading]
Some days I wind up talking so much to my kids and answering all of the endless questions that I just don’t want to listen to myself anymore. I’m an introvert at heart, and while I love… [Continue Reading]
This morning I was so proud of myself. I woke up early before it was time to get Penelope up, crawled out of bed, and did a yoga workout in our bonus room. It felt… [Continue Reading]
Today one of our fellow PunkWives, Susan, is making her debut. And watch out, because she is on Fi-YAH! In keeping with the inspiration theme from the recent video we posted, she talks about getting… [Continue Reading]
I am loving this quote right now. So, what’s stopping you?
Recently Greg (my husband) attended a business conference in San Diego where one of the motivational speakers was former Navy SEAL David B. Rutherford. Greg came home EN FUEGO after hearing this guy talk. He… [Continue Reading]
Several of these videos are circling the internet, but this one in particular really got into my head. Check it out below…sort of makes you think a little, doesn’t it?