Hi, I’m Poovanesh. I’m so happy you’re here.

About meFamilyGrowthLife is a refuge for working moms who have challenges parenting teenagers. I help with simple, practical advice so you can conquer your mom demons and succeed in living your life on your own terms.

A Little Bit about me

I’m a mom and recent classroom escapee turned Lifestyle and Personal Growth blogger.

I know what it feels like to live with the stress of constant demands.

I know the trauma of working so hard it sapped the joy out of me.

I’ve been exactly where you are now. Most of my life so far has whizzed by in a crazy whirl of work, stress, and illness.

I’ve lived with an autoimmune disease called Schleroderma for 20 years. It has had a giant impact on my life.

In 2016, I had an epic medical crisis that led to my being hospitalized for 5 weeks. It was a CODE RED for me to transform my life.

For more about this READ HERE.

These words by Joel Osteen became my motivating Mantra:

Make up your mind that no matter what comes your way,
no matter how difficult, no matter how unfair,
you will do more than simply survive.
You will thrive in spite of it.  

Joel Osteen

FamilyGrowthLife.com is the result of huge changes like resigning
from my job
 and trying to earn a living with online writing.

What will you find on the blog

Simple, practical, research-backed tips about:

  • How to cope with the demands on you
    How to parent with love in spite of the challenges
  • How to improve communication with your teen
  • How to resolve conflict with your teen

The Main Focus is to empower you with the skills to:

  • Create an awesome family
  • Build a Great Relationship with your Teen
  • Design and live life on your own terms

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