Deb Goncalves

About Deb Goncalves

Mother to three beautiful and independent girls. Self-proclaimed spiritual/ relationship advisor and YouTuber: the Forgiving Tarot

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10 Things We Need To Normalize About Motherhood

If these things were normalized, more moms would feel comfortable opening up about the struggles they are facing.

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10 Affirmations Teen Boys Can Say To Themselves To Boost Self-Esteem

Boys need reassurance and support too. These affirmations will help boost their self-esteem.

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10 Ways Your Making Your Child's Bedtime Worse

While moms are only doing the best they can, there may be 10 things they are accidentally doing that could make bedtime worse. 

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Uncontrollable Outside Factors In Parenting

Learning and recognizing what we cannot control and letting go can be the best way to embrace motherhood and live your best mom life.

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What NOT To Do When Your Daughter Has Her First Period

These things can happen with the best intentions, but it is important to be aware of the harm they can cause. 

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10 Tips On Choosing A Preschool

Here's what to ask, what to watch for, and any red flags to look out for when choosing a preschool.

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10 Room Paint Colors That Affect Kids' Moods

Here are some colors to avoid and some colors to try out for a child's bedroom.

10 Advent Calendar Ideas You Can Make Yourself

These advent calendar ideas can save you money, and make them unique.

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Pros & Cons Of Participation Trophies

Participation trophies can benefit or hinder the point of winning. Here's more on the topic.

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How To Toddler-Proof A Christmas Tree

No one wants to see their Christmas decor ruined or fall on top of their toddlers. Here are tips to keep your toddler safe and your Christmas tree.

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10 Ways To Help Your Preschooler Stay Healthy This Winter

This is the time of year when viruses and bugs go around. Here's how to keep preschoolers healthy.

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Why Your Child Keeps Chewing On Their Shirt

Want to break your child's shirt-chewing habit or maybe just save their clothes? Here are tips.

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10 Tips For Teaching Your Kids How To Bathe Themselves

Eventually, kids need to know how to properly wash themselves. Here are tips.

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10 Healthy Snacks Even The Pickiest Teens Will Approve Of

Take what they already do like, and just tweak it to make it a bit healthier.

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Get Your Son To Plan His Own Birthday Party, Here’s Why

There are many lessons to be learned when it comes to planning a party, and they can teach your son some important skills.

10 Fun Things To Do With Kids On A Snow Day

Here are various activities to do with kids when it snows.

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10 New Hobbies Moms Can Do When Trying To Cope With Empty Nest Syndrome

A new hobby can help fill mom’s time, take her mind off the quiet house, and help her discover who she is all over again.

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10 Driving Distractions That Teens Need To Avoid

Parents have to have conversations with their children about distracted driving and more.

What Moms Can Do To Gain (Or Regain) Their Self-Confidence

Moms always need a way to gain more self-confidence and get back what they have lost.

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Looking At "Core Memories" In Children

Core memories may not be what we think. Here’s what science has to say about core memories in children.

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