5 healthy habits for working from home

Some of us are used to working from home, however, there are plenty of mamas who are working remotely for the first time due to the COVID-19 pandemic. During this time, it’s essential for us to take care of ourselves so we can remain healthy and productive. These are challenging times, and it’s easy for us to sucked into making poor choices. Don’t fall into that trap. Here are 5 healthy habits for working from home. Set boundaries Take breaks throughout the day and set defined working hours. I know that it’s tempting to continue working way past your office hours because you are at home...

How to stay motivated during difficult times

As I write this blog post, the President has announced that due to the exponential spread of COVID-19, the country will remain on level 3. The pandemic continues to devastate our country, and the air is thick with sadness and negativity. When negativity seems to surround you, it’s easy to get despondent. While we can’t control what is happening in the world right now, we can control how we react. So how do we choose positivity amidst all the pain and uncertainty? How do we remain motivated to achieve our goals and dreams? Here is how to stay motivated during difficult times. Take control...

5 Self-care habits that will make you happier

5 Self-care habits that will make you happier

Contrary to what we read on social media, self-care doesn’t always have to equate to a trip to the spa or a yoga retreat. So, what does it mean to really take care of yourself? It’s the small choices that we make daily that have the potential to leave us feeling stressed or burnt out. I’ve introduced self-care habits that I like to include throughout the day. When I action them all, I feel invincible! In this blog post, I would like to share 5 self-care habits that will make you happier. Learn to say no This is a tough one but probably the most critical habit on this list. It’s okay to...

Homeschooling tips for non homeschooling moms

I used to be one of those moms that fantasised about homeschooling my kids whenever I wasn’t happy with the traditional schooling system. Enter COVID 19, and I finally got to live out my fantasy! And let’s just say, things have been rather interesting around here! Listen, I have a new found respect for teachers. Especially foundation school teachers, I don’t know how they manage to get multiple kids to focus on one task. After months of trial and error, we’ve finally figured out some sort of rhythm in my household. Here are some homeschooling tips for non homeschooling moms like me. Use...

5 Weekend habits for a stress-free week

5 Weekend habits for a stress-free week

It doesn’t matter how much you love your job — work can be exhausting and sometimes stressful. We’ve all been there, Sunday night is fast approaching and we’re dreading the start of the new week. Most of us drag ourselves out of bed on Monday mornings, and by Wednesday we’re already counting down the hours until the weekend. If you can relate to the struggle, here are 5 weekend habits for a stress-free week. Rest Weekends are for resting. I know that it’s tempting to spend that time catching up on your work. However, we all need to reset so that we can start the new week with joy and...