I’m afraid of heights. I’m not necessarily afraid of tall buildings or elevators. . . those are enclosed. But I might not go out on a small balcony up high, and I don’t like being crowded in high places. I will take the stairs over an escalator, but those stairs had better have a railing … [Read more…]
The other night on the Face book page I asked how old my readers’ oldest child is. Answers ranged from 51 on down to a few weeks old. That is a lot of years of motherhood, no? “Oh, but that 51 year old does not need mothering.”, you may say. “Oh, but a 2 week-old … [Read more…]
Nothing can truly prepare you for newborn twins. Nothing. When the girls were born, I was already a mom four times over. I had successfully kept four little boys alive, and yet, I was totally unprepared to bring a set of twins home from the hospital. In some ways, it was like starting over again. … [Read more…]
Hey moms! I’ve decided to launch a Mom Encouragement Friday feature! One of my goals for this year has been to begin vlogging on a regular basis, and decided this is a great start. Be gentle, and be encouraged!
When I was a little girl, I wanted to be many different things when I grew up. I wanted to be Miss America (Who wouldn’t? Right?), I wanted to be a teacher, Katie Couric, a mom, a famous actress. I did not want to become a blogger. Duh. I’m old. When I was growing up there were … [Read more…]