Deep thoughts, Kids

Scooter walks + Social culture

Scooter walk Yesterday morning we revived an old tradition- the scooter walk to school. Well, in their case, it’s technically to the bus stop, which is AT a school. Then they take the bus from there over to their actual school. We used to do this ALL THE TIME when they were younger. Previously they didn’t have to be there…

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Morning Routine

A pet peeve about advice on morning routines

As you know, I like getting up pretty early and I LOVE my morning routine time. But there is one thing that annoys me sometimes when I listen to podcasts/ read articles about starting or improving a morning routine. I feel like oftentimes people seem to completely forget about these little things called “transitions“. For example: I read an article…

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Monday fail

Gah. It’s Monday morning and I’m totally off on the wrong foot. I normally like Mondays quite a bit- the whole “getting back into a routine” after the weekend. But I am very, VERY dependent on my morning routine to feel “normal”. And today, I slept in. (I woke up at 4 am AGAIN and couldn’t fall back asleep. Until…

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COVID, Gratitude

More covid woes + gratitude ideas

Good morning! It’s just after 6 am and I’ve been up a while already. My family always asks me why I still get up so early on the weekends. The answer? I just really love this time of day. It’s quiet, peaceful, and… I don’t know, it’s just my favorite time! There are actually times that I wake up around…

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