Tag: saying no

Good Riddance to the Disease to Please

It’s no secret that motherhood is full of demands. However, I have finally come to the realization that when I don’t fill my own...

Just Say Yes… to a YES Day!

How often do we as parents find ourselves saying no? Sometimes it comes so naturally to me that I say it before my child...

Surrendering to NO

Sometime post-hurricane, pre-holidays of last year, I realized that I was exhausted. Sure, we moms often function with this day-to-day sleepiness that we all...

I Can’t Be Everything to Everyone (It’s Okay To Say ‘No’)

On any given day, my calendar is scheduled right down to the minute. A typical day goes like this: Set my alarm to wake up early...