Tag: The Micro Daily

Family Friday: End the school year with a bang

Well, today was the last day of school for our kids here in Washington. Yes, even though we have been home for months, it was a milestone worth celebrating. And just like that, we have a first grader! J’s school had a reverse parade…

Self-care Thursday: Get your hair done

This is my self-care tip today because I was lucky enough to do this today. What am I talking about? Getting your hair done! This seems so trivial to us, but hair stylists put a lot into making us feel comfortable and pampered when…

Work It Wednesday: Live through your intentions

We all have intentions, whether simple or complex. We can have intentions meant for a single activity or intentions focused on long term achievement. Today I encourage you to live through your intentions. What are intentions? These are things we plan to do, and…

Daddy Takeover Tuesday: Be a tickle monster

I am sure you have heard laughter is the best medicine. This is quite true. If ever you need a boost, or if you want to feel more optimistic, laughter is the way to go. This is the same for our children. Laughter can…

Mombie Hack Monday: Take your vitamins

Let’s face it, we all (or almost all of us) have areas where we struggle in the nutrition department. And have you noticed how much your body’s needs have changed since becoming a mom? I know I have. Even with a well balanced diet…

Setup YOUR Success Sunday: Use a notebook

How many times a day do you write down information? How about in a week? Chances are, if you aren’t using a notebook, those things you write down are getting lost. A notebook is a simple tool you can use to consolidate all your…

Active Saturday: Plan your summer adventures

For a while we thought this season of quarantine would never end. But, as the restrictions let up a bit, we are finding ourselves imagining our summer adventures again. Years ago we made the decision to adventure with a camping trailer. It is our…

Family Friday: Make funny faces

I think some of the best memories come from making funny faces with our kids. They are so expressive! And they love to be silly. Sometimes we just need to have little moments to bring enjoyment and happiness into our lives. Moments don’t need…

Self-Care Thursday: Mani-pedi time

All parents, hear me out on this one. Not just mamas. This is for all! If you have never had a manicure or pedicure, you are missing out. Just taking a little time to get pampered, or to pamper yourself, is time well spent….

Work it Wednesday: Get up early

Okay, this is a do as I say, not as I do moment. Because truthfully, I’m not good at waking up early so I can take care of myself before the kids. Perhaps it is because our kids are early risers, or because I’ve…