behavior

So – this is a blog that I’ve had rolling around in my brain for a few weeks now. I haven’t written it because I still don’t know how I feel – but maybe that is exactly how it should be. It’s a big mess of a situation for many…

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Last night while playing with my kids, I picked up my younger daughter and started tickling her. Immediately my oldest asked for me to do the same to her. I said yes – but, after her sister’s turn was over. My oldest couldn’t deal with the wait and started to…

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I have always said, “I can handle pretty much anything as long as I have sleep.” Well, I am not sure where that leaves me now! Seriously, I think that my children are secretly, or not so secretly, plotting against me in an effort to prevent me from ever getting…

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Surviving the holidays with small children is no easy task. It takes grit and nerves of steel and more patience than Mother Theresa! (And lots and lots of booze!) And in case you don’t have children or have forgotten what it’s like – here are the five stages of grief…

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My kids are all very different. And I love seeing those differences. Having kids is like creating your very own Nature vs. Nurture experiment.  In addition to that, it’s fun and sometimes scary to see your own personality traits start to pop up. Some for better – some for worse. …

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