I just want to be.... I just want to be a good housekeeper. I just want to be good at redirecting the kids. I just want to be patient. I just want to look like a super model. When I was rattling all of these I just want's to my husband the other night I … Continue reading The Search for Perfection
All through bible study my two year old scream sang.Cartoons, Home, Phone. Cartoons, Home, Phone. His voice would quiet, almost to the point of sleeping but would pop his head off my shoulder as soon as he realized sleep could be in his near future. I could not get him to settle down. I … Continue reading Wrestling in Church
As a mama who sends her kids off to school each day the mass murder in FL is the type of thing that haunts my thoughts. As a mama I never want to see this happen again. As a mama I will pray that it does not happen again. As a mama I need … Continue reading How should Mamas react to school violence?
Standing at my kitchen sink thinking of the twenty tasks I'd love to accomplish for the day one of my kiddos sneaks up behind me. 'I'm sorry Mama'. Half because I think I have to much going on to dig deep into my child's heart and half because I don't want to acknowledge that they … Continue reading Is it okay?
Over Christmas break the hubby and I decided we would look into putting the kids back into public school. Since the move we had been homeschooling. To my shock I actually really enjoyed homeschooling. It's something I had been curious about but never thought I would actually try. We did and while it is a … Continue reading Resilient Kids
Today there is a lot of talk about confidence. How do we make sure our kids have self confidence? How to improve your own self confidence? Methods vary. Some say to improve whatever you are lacking self confidence in. Chasing perfection will only lead to exhaustion. Some say to look in the mirror and say … Continue reading Confidence