WHAT DO OUR BOYS NEEDS TO HEAR?

Boys. They come in all shapes and sizes. Some are neat and deep-thinking, or clumsy, loud and messy. Some are seemingly clueless to the world around them, while others appear fully aware. My boy stands[…]

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Relax, Renew, Repeat

Some teacher’s count down the last few days of school, some even count from the beginning of the year. It’s cool, to each their own yet I have never been a counter. It’s not in[…]

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Who’s Ready for Summer?

Okay people this is off my typical Hopeservation topics but that is what’s great about Hopeservations, it can really be an observation about ANY’thing and the thing I’m observing right about now is giving a[…]

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What’s The Matter with Pondering What Matters

Yeah…so it’s no secret I love take out Chinese! Terrible but true. Oddly enough, one of the things I love most about getting take out Chinese is the little fortune cookies at the bottom of[…]

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Hopeservations & Pura Vida Volleyball Come Together

WELCOME TO THE TEAM! Who doesn’t love a welcome like that when you get your first fun package of GOODIES from an amazing company? In this case, the company happens to be PURA VIDA VOLLEYBALL![…]

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Then & Now

“Plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose.” meaning, “The more things change, the more they remain the same.” – Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr It’s so true, as much as life marches on in change, somethings[…]

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2019 is Here and I did a Thing!

2019 is here, and I did a thing! Firstly, I would like to wish you all a joyous New Year, full of peace and happiness. How about 2018?! It was quite the awesome ride and[…]

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Thanks Giving Every Day

We all want to live a happy life, so we have to learn to live together in trust and mutual respect. We do have differences of race, nationality, religious faith and so on, but these[…]

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How to Help Navigate Any Age Child Through Negative Self Talk & 36 Kid Tested Affirmations

Two years ago, during my oldest child’s junior year of high school, it was at the conclusion of her volleyball season, she earned “Most Improved Player” which was a high accolade considering she stepped up[…]

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A Little Parenting Pep Talk & Ten Quotes

  Not sure what your dream is, take a look at your children. Their dreams should be your dreams too. I am not saying forget your own pursuits and desires, but don’t get so wrapped[…]

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