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Being Productive During Isolation – Joyful Reliance, Resourceful Moxie – Single Mum, Parents Article

Have we all had enough of the quarantine yet? I know, I’m right there with you. Especially, if you have kids at home. Now my situation is a little different from many moms – I’m at work full-time, and I have to be. I’m not only an “essential worker” (whatever that means these days) … I’M A SOLO MOM! Which means I gotta work – there’s no staying home for me. But I still worry about being productive during isolation.…

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Stay Productive During Quarantine – Joyful Reliance, Resourceful Moxie – Single Mum, Parents Article

I don’t know about you, but this quarantine and social distancing is becoming a drag. What once was a good excuse for being chill and relaxing is becoming an excuse to dump my To Do lists and hang out in PJs all day. And I don’t want to do that! I’m by nature someone who needs to have a plan, or I feel anxious and out of sorts. I’ve got to be productive or I get cranky. And trust me…

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Christmas Card Competition 2019 – Lorimer Fostering – Foster Parents Article

Posted on 11th December 2019 by Beth Owen Each year here at the Lorimer office we hold a Christmas Card competition for our lovely young people to take part in. We love seeing all of the fantastic designs and hard work that goes in to creating them. Take a look below at some of the fab entries we received this year! Christmas Card Competition The Winners A big well done to everyone who has taken part this year! Every single…

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How I Prioritize My Time as a Busy Creative Mum – Parenting Twins Article

Finding the time to be creative is difficult, especially as a parent. Your time can already feel scarce, between working, daycare runs, after school or weekend activities, and the running of a household; finding the time to work on your creative pursuits can feel impossible. Time management is something I’ve struggled with as I’ve started to grow this blog, and improve my writing portfolio. I’ve had to drop limiting beliefs around what I need to feel creative and write, and instead…

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Do More of What Makes You Happy – Parenting Twins Article

I’ve been learning a lot about slowing down and taking moments of rest. As a teacher, a wife, a mom of two active boys, a leader within my church, a friend, a daughter, there are times where I have found myself going, going, and going and doing, doing, and doing with no signs of stopping. I’ve been learning the importance of having a rhythm and incorporating REST into that rhythm. In all of that, I’ve also been trying to do…

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