Tear-Stained Cloth Diapaers

I joyously proclaim myself to be someone who cares deeply about the environment. I will enthusiastically share more about what I do on a daily basis to make intentional choices to preserve the environment for a whole lot longer than you would want to hear about it. I am proud of where I am right now living intentionally and I am continuing to strive to do more, to do better, to push myself a little […]

Burnt Pancakes

Let me paint you a word picture of one of my worst moments, and one of my husband’s best moments… A while back I was working hard at a job that was literally not paying off. I had spent all morning on the phone arguing with the insurance company because they refused to cover some necessary medical care, and then I was gone for several hours working hard to help other people solve their problems. […]

Three is Hard. Hugs Help.

I got caught in the middle of a toddler tantrum today. It started when I picked up my sweet three year old from the babysitter’s house and it continued all the way home. Sobbing. Face wet with tears. Screaming at me from the car seat behind me. I did what I’m supposed to do, but don’t always have the calm to do: I acknowledged those big three year old feelings. I held up a mirror […]