Life

Rebranding My Website

I'm sure most of you have noticed some changed here at OCM. First being the name/URL. I have decided to change my URL/name to better fit with my other social media accounts. My YouTube channel name is Lena Ralene and my Instagram account is @lenaralene. Because of this I have changed my website name to… Continue reading Rebranding My Website

Life

How to Support and Encourage Your Child’s Long-Term Development – Guest Post

They say that when you’re a parent, the days are long and the years are short. Your kid will quickly grow up before your eyes, and the choices you make each and every day make a massive difference in how they develop. To better understand your child’s stages and how to support them, look into… Continue reading How to Support and Encourage Your Child’s Long-Term Development – Guest Post

Life

My Journey with Hospice

I get asked a lot why and how I chose the hospice field, especially considering I am a very emotional person. So today's blog is going to go into detail about this as well as talk a little about what I do for the hospice agency that I am currently volunteering for. I posted a… Continue reading My Journey with Hospice

Life

Guest Post – How Fortune 500 Companies Can Help Your Kids Eat More Vegetables

Todays post is another amazing piece from Emily at Mighty Moms! Encouraging your kids to eat more vegetables can sometimes feel as intense as a high-stakes negotiation between Fortune 500 companies. Actually, that’s not a fair comparison -- corporate takeovers are probably easier. However, there are a few tricks you can take from the boardroom… Continue reading Guest Post – How Fortune 500 Companies Can Help Your Kids Eat More Vegetables

Life, Mental Health

What’s My Word of the Year?

I have shared on here before that I do not do new year resolutions. I never stick with them so what's the point in making them. However, this year I wanted to bring something with me into the new year so I decided to do a word of the year. What is a word of… Continue reading What’s My Word of the Year?

Life

Guest Post – Tips to Help Parents Teach Their Kids to Make Healthier Choices

This post was contributed by Emily from Mighty Moms! Please be sure to check out her website! Image via Pexels Most parents want to ensure that their kids will have the right tools to make healthy choices as they grow up. Luckily, by using the right strategies, this can be fairly simple. You can lay… Continue reading Guest Post – Tips to Help Parents Teach Their Kids to Make Healthier Choices

Life

I started a YouTube Channel!

Yes, you read that right! I decided about a month ago to start a channel. What's one more thing on my plate, right? It's actually been really fun! I am enjoying it way more than I thought I would. I plan to add a page on here that is dedicated to my channel so that… Continue reading I started a YouTube Channel!

Life

Elf on the Shelf Ideas

In our house we don’t do Elf on the Shelf because well… I don’t want to deal with it and I don’t think my oldest would believe the whole idea behind it.. but I do enjoy seeing what people come up with for their Elf to do each day! I wanted to share with y’all… Continue reading Elf on the Shelf Ideas

Life

Gift Guide – Newborn to 3 Years

With the holidays quickly approaching, I wanted to share some gift guides for kids. This has been a very weird year due to COVID so I am going to try to get things that are available to be purchased online to make it easier. This will be a four part series over the next two… Continue reading Gift Guide – Newborn to 3 Years