My 3 year old daughter is a talker. I mean she tells you how it is and what she wants non-stop. All. Day. Long. She started this thing a few weeks ago where she would tell me something in a normal tone and then unrelated add very seriously “and remember, watch out for witches.” … Continue reading And Remember, Watch out for Witches.
I have a new piece over at the Oklahoma City Moms Blog site. Go check it out and share your own tips because I can use all the help I can get! 6 Tips for Gardening with Young Children Feel free to pin it, comment on it, or share on your Facebook page or other social media. Just in… Continue reading 6 Tips for Gardening with Littles
I hope everyone had a great week. Thanks for checking out my weekly series Week in Review, posted every Friday. Enjoy a recap of how the week went down and tell me about yours. 1) What’s gotten my attention this week? World Autism Awareness Day. It’s not until April 2nd, but I have seen so many… Continue reading Week in Review 3/31/17
There was a scared little boy standing in the doorway looking down at his feet. He softly stumbled over getting out his words, “Mommy, can you stop being mad? We love you.”
I few months ago a got a Facebook message from someone I went to high school with asking if I wanted an invite to an online children’s book party. Now you should know a few things about me. I support people having their own home sales businesses. I love Pampered Chef, and I used to… Continue reading Usborne Children’s Books
So a little Christmas magic happened at our house last night. If you are giving me the eye roll it’s okay. I know it’s a tad early, but we were in need of it around here. 1) I am kind of a bah-hum bug. 2) We missed our first round of Thanksgiving because everyone had… Continue reading Magic happened last night at our house.
I finally took the hint and quit trying. They happily carried on a conversation without me about people and things they knew and I didn’t. And just like that I was momxcluded.
I needed to be upset for a moment instead of being the one to be positive for everyone else
Last week I took my kids to visit their great-grandmother who lives about 3 hours away. As we were leaving she thanked us and said she knows it is hard to get up to visit. It’s true. It is hard. I think a lot of it is the ages my kids are right now, just… Continue reading Why We Don’t Visit More
We started going to our church when our son was about 6 months old. He is almost 4 now. He has barely ever been out of our sight while he is there. So I feel pretty confident in vouching that nothing bad or traumatic has happened. I don’t know if it’s because of the people or… Continue reading 5 things my son who hates going to church has done.