Parenting books line the shelves of stores, parenting articles number the billions in google searches, advice from strangers on blog forums, advice from friends and family... the list of ways to obtain information is long. Parents are on information overload. My brain just wants to shut off some days. My brain wants to say I … Continue reading This Mama’s Verse
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?
Tiny two year old feet pounding on the floor. One warm and wrapped in a sock. The other five toes cold and making a louder slapping noise on the laminate floor. The closer he gets the louder the slapping of his foot get and the bigger his smile becomes until his cheeks push so far … Continue reading Got You!
a I am an amazon prime, Google the answer, Netflix watching, if I can't wear it today why buy it instant gratification junkie. I'm not good at waiting. I'm especially bad at waiting for answers. I love google so I can have all the answers right now. Last week I googled 'Is it PMS or … Continue reading Instant Gratification
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
We all know it we all see it unless we have our heads buried in the sand. There is this disgusting competition that happens between women, especially moms. I can say I have been there, I am ashamed to say I have joined right in the heap to scrap around and compete with those around … Continue reading Hot Mess Mom vs. Pinterest Perfect Mom