It's 4am. I'm awake for the 4th night in a row because my almost 7 year old is all of a sudden terrified of literally everything. She won't sleep all night. She won't sleep without a light (and we talking something bright enough to see from space). She won't play outside for fear of blood… Continue reading Noises, Bugs and Nightmares
I don't understand what the problem is. If our kiddos are clean, fed, and cared for that's what matters right? So why do we keep putting other parents down for things? Why do we take it upon ourselves to be total judge mental tards? Yup that's what I said, tards. Better than what I was… Continue reading Sit Down and Shut It Up: Parents Who Talk Bad About Parents.
I have been sitting here in my quiet house, on a Friday night for an hour now. Husband is working late. The tv is playing but I'm not really watching. I'm sewing on my machine. Listening to the thunderstorms and enjoying the quiet. These nights come so few but I can't help wishing I had… Continue reading Take care of yourself!
So this morning while waiting for the school bus, my 6 yr old and I had a conversation about when she was 3 years old. I had asked her what she wanted to be when she grew up, and she told me a watermelon. Yes you read that correctly. She was striving for excellence and… Continue reading When I grow up I want to be a watermelon.
So there a lot of hype about being a stay at home mom. We are over worked, under paid, and sometimes we give off the impression that we really don't do a whole lot of nothing. So I decided to share my day with everyone. Hope we can clear up some of the confusion. (So… Continue reading Sure I sit all day.. that’s what SAHM’s do.
So I've been trying to get my tiny kiddo to sleep in her own bed for months. I swore when she was an infant that she would sleep in her own bed and not co-sleep with us but that was a flop. She was in her crib until she was old enough to figure out… Continue reading The Bedtime Fight, Getting my Toddler in her own Bed.
So when I became a mom, I figured out that naptime was like, the best thing ever. I mean seriously, if you haven't enjoyed the time your kiddos are napping to the fullest you are missing out. Next to their sweet smiles and angelic kisses it's my second favorite part of the day. A lot… Continue reading Why I won’t go out at Naptime.