The wet carpet in the bedroom is from the water going under the bathroom wall. That's legit. The hallway, though, that's our bad.
The mistakes toddlers and preschoolers make with language are often humorous, but the way they grapple with and conquer language so quickly is astonishing.
What makes anger management a challenge for you? My trigger is Extra Work.
There are some things that I list under "That's not my Department". Like trash. Especially this trash.
We were both crying in the priest's office. Father said, "It doesn't have to be this way". I totally didn't get it at the time.
More times than not, it's myself that I have to give. I've realized that something has to give if I want to enjoy my kids' childhood.
Our middle daughter was getting married in a few months, and he was going to "walk" her down the isle. He chose life.
It's time to buy school supplies! Here is my worksheet that I use to add up all of the pencils, etc. that we are responsible for each year:
Author: Mama GG My husband was almost 49 years old when he received the diagnosis of ALS 15 years ago. The year before, he had twisted his ankle and had fallen down. Since then, he’d had a limp that had never gone away. He was also getting cramps in his legs, and I started
We all need comfort to fall back on. Us adults also need to rekindle our own sense of adventure. Who is better equipped to guide us out of our comfort zone than our children?
How do I go about disciplining smaller kids in my house? If you ask my mom and sisters, they will tell you that I don't. That's not really my fault, though!
We rarely feed the entire flock at restaurants; the cost is prohibitive, seating is tricky, and then there's the stress of iffy manners from the kids.
We needed to get on the same page by sitting down together as a family in order to stabilize our Domestic Church.
I used to have daydreams: you know, the perfectly happy family. Now I have "daymemes".
Not to stir up old family drama or anything, but hand me a spoon... Think about a time you were disciplined when you were your child's age. How do you wish your parents would have handled the situation? How can you discipline better?
I realize I’m preaching to the choir, and I want to give you credit for making the effort to grow as a parent. Just the fact that you are open to “better parenting” skills speaks volumes for your commitment to personal growth. I wish all of those who are called to provide for the young felt the
Filling out school registration forms is monotonous, gives me writer's cramp, and is incredibly time consuming. I streamline the process with pre-printed shipping labels.
The key to staying in "good shape" is fitting healthy habits into your lifestyle. The trouble is, my "lifestyle" is in the habit of murdering my healthy habits.
I'm trying to convince my daughter to break-up with her boyfriend for the summer. I have good reasons!
Part 3 of 3: Third Trimester of my Sixth non-picture-perfect Pregnancy.