The pressure of being a modern parent, a Pinterest perfect mom, has my anxiety level way above where it should be. I cannot keep up with the cute moms. I mean, I barely have time to shower. Not until I had three kids did I really have trouble finding time to shower so I thought… Continue reading February 21: The Three Rs of Parenting
February is a busy birthday month for this family. Today is my grandfather’s 88th birthday! They live in Colorado so we FaceTimed with him and my grandmother over dinner. I miss getting to see them as often as I’d like and them getting to see our boys more as well. They haven’t met our youngest… Continue reading February 19: Resting
Today I turn 33 years old. It feels like an unremarkable age. And it played out in an oddly pleasant way. Henry and I signed up to volunteer watching two-year-olds at church once a month and today was our morning for that. There are so many little two-year-olds! It is a cute and difficult age… Continue reading February 18: Happy Birthday
Over half-way through February and I’ve actually stuck to my goal for two weeks! Woohoo! And I chose to give up cussing for Lent. So good-bye bad language…hopefully I will have many pleasant things to say to everyone (and yes, I’m writing this in my favorite lounge outfit, my bathrobe). Of course yesterday was Valentine’s… Continue reading February 15: Time for who?