Finding My Inner Strength, A Latina Mom’s Approach When Life Gets Messy

Finding My Inner Strength, A Latina Mom’s Approach When Life Gets Messy

by Janny Perez March 07, 2019

Sometimes you have those weeks where you seem to be going somewhere and the road you're on has a detour after detour road sign.  Maybe you feel like the saying, when it rains it pours, or you feel like you're going "de mal en peor." (from bad to worse).  How do you get from the madness or darkness to the light?  Here's my story...

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What a Toddler Mom Really Wants For Valentine's Day

What a Toddler Mom Really Wants For Valentine's Day

by Janny Perez February 07, 2019

Oh, Valentine's Day, El Dia de Los Enamorados as we Latinos call it.  An event to celebrate your love and affection, your union to your loved one, and all that blah blah blah.  Do you know what I really want?...

 

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Why every mom should give themselves a gift of a lifetime, and not feel guilty about it!

Why every mom should give themselves a gift of a lifetime, and not feel guilty about it!

by Janny Perez October 04, 2018

First let me start by saying, I’m not rich.  I’m Janny, a just turned 40 year old mom to a 3 year old, wife, working 2 jobs, paying bills, mustering enough energy to cook, clean, and get everything done—Not perfect, but done.  Sound familiar? I dream of one day acquiring enough wealth to not have to worry about bills.  I’m sure that sounds familiar too.  However, the fact that I’m not rich (yet) has not stopped me from giving myself a gift to treasure for a lifetime and here’s why you should do the same.

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What I lost when I became a mom

What I lost when I became a mom

by Janny Perez June 07, 2018

I remember having conversations with my older sister Dasy when we were kids. She always dreamed of being a mom I, on the other hand, always dreamed of having a career and traveling the world, children were never part of that picture.  When I gave birth to my daughter my world changed and I lost...

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