Oxygen Mask

2021 for our family has been like playing chutes and ladders and constantly getting chutes. Our family schedule has felt like clay (or more like play dough) being molded and smashed over and over again. I have been trying hard to keep up with the daily grind while unexpected road blocks and detours change our…

the one-upping game

With all that moms, like myself , have been through in the past year--we are burned out and fed up. We have short fuses right now and it takes every ounce of our sleep-deprived exhausted patience to not let it out on those we love. But something I’ve noticed creeping up in my convos with…

Preschool Time!

Mom’s favorite Christmas present came early this year! We found out right before Christmas that Z got into “big boy” preschool! He has been on a wait list since last November. Mommy is beyond thrilled (even though it meant some last-minute paperwork and pre-holiday logistics). The Christmas break was a good time to say goodbye…