Personal Growth

I’m running a little experiment on our Instagram account. I have to say it has made me a tad nervous to be revealing so much about my personal life, but I’m committed. I've started creating a daily gratitude list (or journey) for the next 365 days to help maintain a positive outlook. I’ve read in [...]

How I Learn from Fear

Howdy! Joanne here. Thought I would share some personal updates with you all. We upped and moved to the fine state of North Carolina. New house, new town, new friends, new schools. It's a lot to take in and I've definitely gotten overwhelmed at times. And the winds of change will continue to tornado through [...]

Father’s day

This is a personal blog post from our founder and partner Joanne. Father's day. Maybe not as stinging as Mother's day for the TTC community, but still difficult for the sweet DHs in our lives. My dad died when I was only twelve. So Father's day for me is bittersweet. My father-in-law just passed away [...]

Be Concrete for Lasting Change

Last week, I decided to do some internal spring cleaning. New Years resolutions aren't for me, but when spring comes around, I totally want to remake over almost everything in my life. I shared with you last week my intentions for improving my health and well-being. If you are like me, this kind of fundamental [...]

Healthy Changes

I'm as guilty as you when it comes to having great plans to make real and fundamental changes in my life, set lofty goals and then fall flat on my face. I want to exercise more and eat better. I want to wake up earlier in the day, and consistently meditate. I believe the fact [...]

Mastering the Elephant

How are you doing on your New Year's Resolutions? If you are like me, right about now, it's becoming harder and harder to remain in that highly optimistic, the sky-is-the-limit feeling that you have the first week of January. All of those wonderful goals and new habits that you want to take hold in your [...]