On Fights, Forts and Stinky Diapers

FightsI gripped it tight in my hands and hit my little boy over the head.He giggled, so I smacked him again. My little stinker grabbed his own decorative couch pillow and chased me around the living room. The sound of his laugh made the winter night bright. My husband took the cream blanket, laid on the carpet and covered himself into a makeshift fort. My six-year-old son squealed with innocent joy but my daughter just looked up at me, confused until[Read more]

Ant’s Birthday

  Once upon a time there was an ant. A black ant. Tarantula, his friend, came. And then ant was gonna have a birthday! And then he had cake, birthday hats, friends juice, and presents. They ate cake and opened presents. Ant got games, Lego’s, a Lego table, and that’s all it. They played all the games, and Lego’s on the Lego table. Everybody won! It was the best birthday day ever. The end. This is last story from my[Read more]

3 Tricks to Motherhood. (So Far)

I have so very much to learn, but here are three tricks that have helped me down this parenting road. 1. Routine I know, I know, this is not a fun one. It ties you down and ruins plans when you have to put your child down for a nap instead of going to out play. But kids have temper tantrums when they are tired or hungry (and sometimes just to mess with us, ha!) This way you know when[Read more]