Tag Archives: motherhood

Revisiting Rebecca’s birth: or thank God I have grown as a mother

Rebecca turns 8 today.  HOLY CRAP!  Rebecca turns 8. It may come as a surprise to you (most likely not)  That I was scared shitless to become a mom.  I apologize for my language, but there is no other way … Continue reading

Posted in Family time | Tagged , , , ,


Hey You, Wanna Fight?

One of my favorite kids books is The Grouchy Ladybug  by Eric Carle.  It fits my mood most days, a burly prickly ladybug who wants to fight everyone she meets. The kids like it to.  They think it is hilarious … Continue reading

Posted in Kids Books, Parenting/Kids | Tagged , , , ,

Leave a comment

The Challenge is This

I have been reading a blog called The Orange Rhino Challenge.  It is a blog by a mom who realized one day she was yelling at her kids way too much, so she challenged herself to go one full year … Continue reading

Posted in Parenting/Kids | Tagged , , , , ,


Letter to My Younger Self

The following letter was inspired by this post on Orange Rhino Challenge.  I think this mother’s day, we should all take a moment to remember how far we have come as mothers and that maybe we don’t need to take … Continue reading

Posted in Parenting/Kids | Tagged , , , , , , ,

1 Comment