I am a proud mother of two wonderful children. You’ll find posts in this category related to suggestions of what worked for me, fun things we’ve done, and reflection upon how they’ve changed my life (entirely). This is also where you’ll find my humble opinions on a variety of topics, body & mind posts, and other personal posts that have to do with life in general.

Say What?! Volume 1

This letter goes out to everyone who needs a little reminder. I know that I am writing this from a position of clarity while Boy naps and Girl is at school. I am sure that a couple of hours from now, when all hell breaks loose, I will need to reread it. Maybe several times. [...]

By | 2016-10-19T17:36:40+00:00 May 8th, 2013|Mother.|4 Comments

Parenting Olympics • Potty Train Edition

Parenting can be like an olympic sport sometimes. You have to train your butt off, prepare for your events, and then give it your best shot when the time comes in hopes that you will come up with gold. Walking, talking, potty training, school, or whatever the phase of life you are going through, the [...]

By | 2016-10-19T17:36:55+00:00 March 3rd, 2013|Mother.|1 Comment

project52 • messy vs fun

This week was Dr Seuss week all over the world. Kids read Seuss, and celebrated in Seussical fashion. My daughter's class was no exception. Each day came with it's own theme that included special outfits, attitudes, and activities. I don't know about the other kids, but I know that my own LOVED the whole experience. [...]

By | 2016-10-19T17:37:04+00:00 March 1st, 2013|Mother.|2 Comments

project52 • helping vs hindering

My 2 year old son has his mother's stubborn streak. At some point in his life, it will help him to overcome obstacles that others feel are impassible. For now, it is simply driving me bananas. Like most toddlers his age, he wants to do everything "mine self". He wants his opinion to be heard. [...]

By | 2016-10-19T17:37:10+00:00 January 28th, 2013|Mother.|0 Comments