Little Kids, Little Problems…

About five years ago, I bought an elliptical. My third (living) child had just turned one. In the previous five years, I had carried three babies to term, one baby… View Post

The Journey IS the Destination

There I was, watching The Voice. I was doing a major multi-task session as I rode my elliptical, read Eldest (The Inheritance Cycle), and watch The Voice. Never did I imagine… View Post

Quotable Mondays: Perspective

Today’s quote is: “We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.” -Abraham Lincoln I love this thought. It is a great way to simply put… View Post

How to Overcome Mom Guilt When Pregnant

How to Overcome Mom Guilt When Pregnant. Tips for accepting life as is when you are pregnant and have other children to take care of and not taking on more than you… View Post

Positive Attitude Makes All the Difference

Parenting is hard. Our children throw things at us that we don’t know how to handle. Moms with multiple children seem to handle difficulties with more calmness and grace than… View Post

McKenna Newborn Summary: Week Eight

This is a summary for McKenna ages 7-8 weeks (the eighth week). Last week was a week of bliss (see Newborn Summary: Week Seven ; this week was a difficult… View Post

Baby Whisperer: P.C. Parent

A P.C. parent is one who is patient and conscious (The Baby Whisperer Solves All Your Problems, page 5). I love the things Hogg points out as she discusses being… View Post