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A Balancing Act

There’s an old Dr. Suess book that we really enjoy using as a learning/counseling tool with our youth at work called Oh The Places You’ll Go and I lately I’ve been reminded of one quote in particular:  “So be sure when you step. Step with care and great tact and remember that Life’s a Great…

If at first you don’t succeed… try drinking more coffee

The reason I titled my post if at first you don’t succeed is because I have tried many things and failed the first time, the second time, the third time, and then finally got it right by the fourth or fifth time. So many times I see moms give up on something they want to do because they failed at it the first time or felt like they failed at it. Instead of persisting and saying I can do it, they say “whelp I tried that and it didn’t work for me.”