Category: Parenting

Greed’s Predictable End

One of my favorite all time children’s stories is The Greedy Python. Perhaps this is one of the lesser known books by Eric Carle, but just as extraordinary in my opinion. The story is short, funny, silly and makes a great lesson. What more could you want?! As you might be able to tell, the

The Loneliness of Motherhood

  When you think of being a mom, you think of happy moments: laughing with your kids, instilling great wisdom and strength. You probably think of reading stories and playing dolls and tea parties. You think of taking your kids to the zoo, the park, etc… All of those things do happen. But the truth

Give Yourself Grace

This week and last has been a world of changes. It has been a whirlwind of firsts and lasts all at the same time. My daughter started kindergarten last week. They went one day to “phase in” and then they started together with everybody this week. It was my little girl’s first time to ride

7 Hard Truths About Pregnancy and Parenting

Pregnancy and motherhood are debatable, hot subjects. Everybody has an opinion, a judgment, a story.  Everybody thinks they can give you advice on everything from the clothes your kids should be wearing to how you should discipline them.  Here is what they do not tell you about pregnancy, parenting and more: (In my humble opinion,