Five Tips for Traveling with a Toddler

March 22, 2016By auroraInsights No Comments

  Traveling with a Toddler I like to say “Pride be Gone” when I travel with my son. There will be moments where they eat something you would normally shun, moments where you lose your ultra-cool, and moments when all rules are cast aside and life truly begins. That is traveling with children. I have road … Read More

It Takes a Village

March 16, 2016By auroraInsights No Comments

  The old adage is true…it takes a village.  One day I was shopping at my local Trader Joe’s when I saw a little boy, about eight years old, pushing a grocery cart backward with his tiny baby brother in the toddler seat. The older boy starts hopping the cart up and down as me … Read More

Five Things I learned Through Grief

March 15, 2016By auroraInsights No Comments

  Five Things I learned Through Grief 1. Every Moment Counts Time is yours, you use it up how you want. I called my mom every day when I got off work. Not because I had something brilliant to share, nor because I was always in the mood to talk, but instead because you never know when … Read More

In the Beginning

March 14, 2016By auroraInsights No Comments

  How it all began The Mama Village came to life from a broken heart. I started this journey in when my mom was diagnosed with an incurable cancer. I remember sitting in that pale green room and hearing the doctor’s words echoing in my mind. I remember trying not to cry, to be strong … Read More