Posts by Jennifer Wilson

Jenn is an energetic and active mom, wife, and animal-loving vegan who is serious about fun. When she’s not working as a non-profit professional, writing, or enjoying family time, Jenn can be found DIYing, hanging out on the rock wall, or watching Gilmore Girls. Jenn is the author of nannyandme.ca, a free parent resource, and writes regularly for Pink&Blue Magazine.

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Why Accepting That You’re Not the Best Is the Key to Getting Better

“In fear, we expect; with love, we accept.” ~Kenny Werner

It’s easy to let our ego and fear get in the way of our own success. I’m not talking about the aspects of ego that create a desire to “win” over others, which plague some more than others; I’m talking about the more inherent aspects of our inward facing ego that plague us all.

When I was in high school I played a lot of piano. For Christmas one year, my dad (a professional musician) gave me a book called Effortless Mastery.

It was a book that, among other …