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The Five Stages of Grief: Quarantine Edition

It’s likely you’ve heard about “The 5 Stages of Grief”.  The psychological theory has typically utilized with the loss of a loved one.  It...

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The Five Stages of Grief: Quarantine Edition

The Five Stages of Grief: Quarantine Edition

It’s likely you’ve heard about “The 5 Stages of Grief”.  The psychological theory has typically utilized with the loss of a loved one.  It was originally developed based on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross's studies with patients and their reactions to receiving a...

Staff Appreciation Week: Let’s celebrate all the school staff!

Staff Appreciation Week: Let’s celebrate all the school staff!

Happy Staff Appreciation Week!   If quarantine has taught us anything, it’s that we don’t know how much we miss it until it’s gone.  That’s right, I’m talking about school.  I love my kids.  I also love the people who have an infinite amount of...

11 Uplifting Bible Verses for Difficult Times

11 Uplifting Bible Verses for Difficult Times

The day of this posting coincides with the news that our mandated COVID-19 quarantine will extend for at least another six weeks. While our activities are restricted, our hope is not. We have been given such an incredible gift of fortitude for times such as these....

Physical Stress Management: Staying Cool during Quarantine

Physical Stress Management: Staying Cool during Quarantine

How are you doing?  If you’re like my family, we are going into a full month of #stayathome.  For the most part, it’s been a positive experience. It’s not been perfect.  There’ve been meltdowns, messes, and the occasional “mommster moments”. I think the...

The Forgotten Rabbit Tale: Activities for Kids

The Forgotten Rabbit Tale: Activities for Kids

The Forgotten Rabbit Tale has launched. It' a fun story to read as a family. What would make it better? How about some accompanying activities for kids?! Activities for Kids: Handout for Group Events The book was written to bring the Easter story back into our holiday...

Virtual Book Launch: The Forgotten Rabbit Tale

Virtual Book Launch: The Forgotten Rabbit Tale

It is my pleasure and honor to have a “virtual book launch” of my first children’s book… The Forgotten Rabbit Tale!  The experience has been both humbling and enlightening.  I’ve had quite a few people ask me “How’d you do it?”  I was thinking of...

Meet Christy

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Aka the “Mommster”, a nickname given to me by my oldest, I’ve been blessed with five children, a challenging career, and a wonderful rural community community to raise my family.  With degrees in psychology, social work, and education, this all should be easy!

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I enjoy laughing and hope you do too.