I know I can’t slow you down, my child so instead I will slow myself down so that I don’t regret my speed in your inevitable growth.
Challenge yourself to stop asking, “How was school today?” Instead, find the opportunity to share moments without distraction.
How do you set goals as a mom when there are so many other distractions? My answer: it’s a race, but it’s not a race. As moms, living the day-to-day is challenging enough. When you throw in goal setting, it’s hard not to feel defeated and give up. Motherhood is a constant race of sprinting … Continue reading
Monday arrives and it sucks you in like that first big sip of coffee you take each morning. Gulp. Here we go.
I clicked the phone down and rubbed my eyes with my fingers. The alarm had rung at 5:30 am earlier in the day. My Kindergartener who sleeps between my husband and I every night took turns slugging me in her sleep and pulling my blanket off. This store said the same thing, “Out of kites … Continue reading
My baby is going to Kindergarten. Her first steps of being a big kid, but she’ll always be my baby. “Tell me again about when I was a baby.”
As you start your first day of school, this is what I want you to know, my Kindergarten girl.
Minivan to Motherhood: The minivan was my first step into motherhood before I even knew I wanted to be a mother. Minivan to Motherhood was my featured piece in the 2015 Twin Cities Listen to Your Mother show and the video is at the end of the post.
Elf on the Shelf. The pictures of the mischief fill our news feeds. While it’s easy to hate the Elf on the Shelf, the Elf is bringing children and their parents joy.