Behind the Scenes, I’m a Mess

"Because this is real... it is honest... it reminds me why I began blogging... To remind others that there is a "behind the scenes." And, behind the scenes, it gets messy. Even those of us with a ton of answers still struggle through the motions at times. We don't have it all figured out. And, it is okay."

Small Word, Short Post (Day 8)

I am tired.  More accurately, I am exhausted.  Every fiber of my being wants to curl up under the covers and slumber peacefully, in the hopes that my muscle strength and energy return upon awaking. The word for today is: Sleep. For years, when asked what my favorite hobby was, I would respond with one … Continue reading Small Word, Short Post (Day 8)

Perspective with a Threenager

Parenting a three year old is not for the faint of heart.  When I was growing up, there was the designation of the Terrible Twos.  Then, when I was in grad school, I overheard Terrible Twos, Troublesome Threes. Most recently, in the past couple years, there has been a rise in the term "Threenager."  And, … Continue reading Perspective with a Threenager