3-year olds are the best (or worst?)

Is it possible for three to be the worst age and the best age at the same time?  I guess mostly today it’s feeling like the worst age.  I am getting so stressed out with potty training.  M.J. will go pee on the potty for Dan but he has no desire to go on the […]

Beauty In Every Season

I love nature.  I am so thankful we are blessed with a big yard in the country.   I love being able to walk around our yard and see wildflowers.  I love seeing the beautiful leaves change color.  I like watching snow as long as it’s outside and I’m inside.  The other day I was walking […]

OCD Is Not An Adjective

Having OCD is not fun.  No one likes having OCD.  OCD is not a love of cleaning.  It is having scary intrusive thoughts and being afraid you might act on them.  It is being afraid you will hurt someone.  It is being afraid you will contaminate someone.  It is being afraid you will cheat on […]

It’s Okay To Be Human

Have you ever felt like a crappy mom?  No?  Oh, good, neither have I.  I was getting so frustrated the other night when I was trying to put M.J. to bed.  He was not listening at all and I was feeling sick and didn’t feel like dealing with him.  It is so stressful when my […]

Friends, Friends, Friends

This morning my mom was asking me when we could get together as a family.  I said, no that doesn’t work.  That might work.  No, that doesn’t work.  She then told me I needed to stop having so many friends.  This conversation reminded me how blessed I am and how much your life can change. […]

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