Tag Archives: parenting
As I’m sure I’ve mentioned repeatedly, my neighborhood is filled with young kids. It’s like my kids have extra brothers & sisters, and I absolutely love it. Quite a few of the families are immigrants and speak a language besides … Continue reading
Saw this on Facebook, “She’s Slipping Through My Fingers,” This quote struck me: But it is hard to know that you are no longer the guiding force for your tiny human, that you are no longer the sun to her small … Continue reading
Yesterday after school DS asked me why some kids have not-very-nice parents. Yes, he asked that. I said, you just never know why. There’s a great expression, “Be kind. Everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about.”
I originally wrote this in 2011 when my daughter was about 7 months old. Found it on my laptop & decided to post. This is a rant & I’m admittedly bitter. You have been warned. Still though, I think this … Continue reading
I can’t stop listening to the album, “Hold Your Fire,” by Rush. Last night & this AM, “Prime Mover,” was a favorite track. I turned it on while the kids were getting dressed for school. DS enjoys it.
I feel as though writing a recipe for happiness makes it seem like I have it all figured out. Ha! Not quite. But I’m trying to live deliberately. I remember first hearing the term, “evidence-based” with regards to childbirth. Clearly, … Continue reading