Tag: mom life

Flipping the Script on the Sandwich Generation with MaryRuth

Flipping the Script on the Sandwich Generation with MaryRuth

In this episode of the A Welcome Grace Podcast, we are flipping the script on being part of the Sandwich Generation and no, I’m not talking peanut butter and jelly.  Do you have children under the age of 18 in your home?  Do you also […]

Flipping the Script on the Feminine Genius with Chloe

Flipping the Script on the Feminine Genius with Chloe

Are you asking yourself, “What in the world is the feminine genius, anyway?”  Then, to paraphrase today’s guest, “Sister, this episode is for you!”  No, for real.  You may think today’s episode is going to go way into Catholic woo-woo territory and, well, you’d be […]

Flipping the Script on Parenting Adults with Kathryn S.

Flipping the Script on Parenting Adults with Kathryn S.

I have a very hard time with the fact that my oldest child is 19.  In fact, I’m having such a hard time with it that I originally typed that he was 18.  It seems that my brain cannot comprehend that in a matter of […]

Body Image & Spirit Connection with Shannon

Body Image & Spirit Connection with Shannon

Have you ever felt there’s a disconnect between the way you see yourself in your mind’s eye and what shows up in the mirror?  Does it seem that how you feel on the inside doesn’t match  up with how you look on the outside?  Is […]

Addiction Recovery & Ignatian Spirituality with Jean

Addiction Recovery & Ignatian Spirituality with Jean

If we are honest with ourselves, we know that addiction is a disease that touches all of our lives.  Maybe it doesn’t dwell in our own home, but in that of a family member or loved one.  Maybe the addiction isn’t to alcohol or drugs, […]

Books Old & New: What I Read This Summer

Books Old & New: What I Read This Summer

Ahhhh, September 1st is here.  There’s a chill in the air and the promise of fall is just around the corner.  Or not, ya know…because I live in Florida.  Here, it’s still 80 billion degrees every day.  And since the calendar tells me that we’re […]

Flip the Script

Flip the Script

Flipping the Script: Changing Your Perspective When You Can’t Change Your Situation It’s a truth universally acknowledged that some days are just straight up crappy.  It’s another truth that some situations or sets of circumstances can leave us confused, dejected, exhausted, or even depressed if […]

What We All Have in Common This School Year

What We All Have in Common This School Year

Hey, moms and dads.  It’s been rough out on the ol’ interwebs lately, hasn’t it?  Everywhere you turn, people are fighting and arguing about this year’s return to school and, frankly, it’s getting ugly.  There’s been mudslinging and name-calling, opinions posted as fact and facts […]

Next Stop: Dorm Room

Next Stop: Dorm Room

In four short weeks, our oldest son will be moving into a college dorm.  Somebody hold me, because I am having a really hard time dealing with that fact, m’kay? And, in typical “me” fashion, since I don’t want to face reality and deal with […]

So this is our new normal now, huh?

So this is our new normal now, huh?

It’s official.  We’ve been “safer at home” for a solid month now and coronavirus can kiss my ever-increasingly-insane behind.  This “new normal” is pretty much crazy.  My kids started spring break on March 12 and haven’t been back to school since.  Around the same time, […]