The List

My children are so excited about Mother's Day. Really excited. They can't wait to give me their carefully chosen present and cards and poems. They are really into this year, and not just because it means they got $3 to buy a gift at school which technically means they got $2.50 to spend at the … Continue reading The List

Sad

Today I feel sad, like absolutely miserable-sad. I'm letting that happen today. I'm sitting with sad and letting it be here because it worked really hard this week to make it's way into my life. Sadness earned it's place here this week. I've had one of those weeks that turned my world upside down, inside … Continue reading Sad

Sleep

Most parents can only dream of sleep. It's one of the most discussed topics in parenting circles. Your children are either awesome at it, or crap at it, and it's the olympic gold of parenting if they are champions of sleep. It's a tricky thing, because if you get a sleeper you have to keep … Continue reading Sleep