Mama Bear

While I was dropping AJR off at school today I witnessed him getting a little "tough love" from his go-to buddies.  He was so excited to see them and started going into full-on clinger mode, per usual, even when it became clear that his friends wanted to be anywhere that he was not. I stood … Continue reading Mama Bear

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Giving Thanks to the Shallow Things

Last year I was all about giving thanks to the people in my life. It was mushy and made me feel all warm and tingly inside like a glass of cab after I put the kids to bed. I am still beyond thankful for all of those things and would venture to say that my … Continue reading Giving Thanks to the Shallow Things

It Gets Easier and Other Lies People Tell You

I was told that the first year with two kids, especially kids that are close in age, is the hardest. After that, things tend to get easier. But does juggling chainsaws really get easier? I don't have firsthand experience juggling chainsaws, but I imagine that while you may gain slightly more confidence and become accustomed … Continue reading It Gets Easier and Other Lies People Tell You