Does anyone else try and do something nice for their spouse only to then have it all back fire in their face? Then you are left feeling full on resentment when their spouse doesn’t say “thank you” or try and return a similar gesture? No? Just me? I am the only failure out here who just doesn’t … Continue reading Competitive Complainers
Dear sweet boy of mine, As I sit here holding your hand humming your favorite hymn, to help you fall back asleep after being called into your room by your cries, I can not help but stare at you. Your whole entire life has only been 4.5 years of mine. All your days fit into … Continue reading sweet dreams my sweet boy
Do you ever read something that challenges how you view the world or life and it causes you to immediately do a self check to see if you are guilty of it? This happens to me a lot. I will read an article on parenting from a mom who has been doing it for more … Continue reading I am Beautiful, In every single way!
The other day I woke up on the wrong side of the bed. Literally. I normally sleep on the right side of the bed but because of some shifting around due to a toddler I woke up not only on the left hand side of the bed but I woke up with a foot jammed … Continue reading The Day I realized I am a Horrible Mother
Today I started my day grumpy. You know when even before your eyes open you have a headache and find your family annoying. When I was finally convinced to open my eyes it was at my daughter’s request to wipe her brothers bum. As I groggily found my way to the bathroom to aid my … Continue reading A slap in the Face from Mary.
My family and I often go on hikes. We love exploring the different mountain trails that living in vancouver offers. When my husband and I were first married we lived in Windsor, Ontario. If you have ever been, you will know that there are no mountains to be seen or oceans to explore. When we … Continue reading When the Fog Lifts
My passion in life has never changed. It always has and probably always will be, working with children. Ever since I could remember I would be completely distracted if a young child was in the room. It was always my goal to get in a cuddle or to make that child smile. I started babysitting … Continue reading Please, please, please, Let them Play