One Way I’m Encouraging My School-Aged Daughter to Be Herself

This post is sponsored by Everywhere Agency on behalf of OshKosh B’gosh; however, all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own.

We moved to a new neighborhood over the summer which meant my daughter would be starting 1st grade at a new school. I always hear about how resilient children are, and while I believe that to be true in most cases I was nervous about the change for her. 

Would the school be a good fit?

How would she like her teacher?

Would she make new friends?

Would she feel confident and comfortable?

These thoughts and more ran through my mind, but the worries and concerns quickly faded. In no time she was raving about her new school, her friends and how much fun she was having while learning.


In the midst of the changes it’s been great for her to express herself through her back to school style. We did lots of shopping at OshKosh B’gosh this year, and couldn’t be happier with what she selected!

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Small Shop Spotlight: Erinn and Company


If you follow me on Instagram (@lifeofaministermom), you know that I am a huge supporter of small shops. There are so many mothers, fathers, and families running beautiful businesses full of passion, heart, and of course, great products! I have connected with some wonderful people who have blessed my girls and I with their service, and today marks the launch of a new series in which I will share some of these individuals with you!!

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