It's been three years (and a bit more) since writing on here. In fact, I couldn't remember my URL for this site and randomly ran across it while cleaning out my Inbox. I'm not sure what else I deleted though because overall, I deleted about 5,000 emails. What can I say except that tidiness and … Continue reading A simple update after a 3(+) year hiatus…
There seems to be a movement back towards a more natural lifestyle. Natural foods raised organically, non-genetically modified foods, essential oils instead of antibiotics. There has even been a movement back towards medication-free child birthing because it is more "natural." Well, I've had a delivery with an epidural, and then one without. And let me … Continue reading Natural Childbirth. I NEVER want to do that again.
Getting anywhere on time is impossible. Let me rephrase. Getting anywhere is impossible. Anyone else feel the same? I see moms walk into library programs late looking a little frazzled. I hope that they don't think that there is any judgement in my eyes because I get it. In order to get somewhere I typically … Continue reading I just wanted to go to Target.
When I was dating Eloy I had quite a few opportunities to see him with little kids. But nothing could prepare me for how great of a father he would be for our three little girls. (We have twins who turn three next month, and a seven month old baby.) Every night before my husband … Continue reading Why my husband is a great father
There are so many days when staying at home is a joy. And there some days when I just feel alone and isolated. I say this not to complain about staying at home with my children, which I love, but to acknowledge and share something that I feel is missing in our society. Awhile back, … Continue reading Thirsting for community
It has been awhile (about a year!) since I blogged. I stopped writing since I wasn't feeling the best - I had "morning sickness" all day long. And then I just got lazy. 🙂 We welcomed our newest addition to our family on 12-12-2012, a joyous occasion! Josephine is a sweet and easy-going baby, though … Continue reading 45 Simple Things that Make my Children Smile
I have a love/hate relationship with parenting books. I love them because when I pick one up I am hopeful it will hold the solution to whatever problem I am facing at the moment that seems so overwhelming. And I despise them because they have a way of making you feel like a failure when … Continue reading My love/hate relationship with parenting books