How does it go? “The children are all snuggled down in their bed…” Yeah. Well, now they are. But before that was screaming, yelling, kicking, and, yes, moments of sweetness. But some days I get to the full point, to the breaking point where I find myself not wanting to be mom anymore, at least… Continue reading Sometimes, I don’t want to be Mom.
I took the kids to an extended family birthday party last night. It was a good night to let them all run, because all my kids had brought their crazy to Friday. So, us adults are standing around watching the kids run, when one family member asks me what I’ve been up to. **Now, let… Continue reading On the Blog and into Real Life
Today is what I like to call a mom failure day. One of those days where I feel plagued by the feelings of failure, and I know I can’t sit down, because if I do I might just cry and get nothing done all day. So on mom failure days, I constantly push myself from… Continue reading Mom Failure Days
The concept for this post has been swimming around in my head for a long time. How do I share what I have to say without hurting feelings, how to show the path I took that brought me here without airing other people’s dirty laundry? How do I cover my story in a way that… Continue reading Re-named: On Surviving Childhood