Today I had a plan to share a post about how awful it is to be awaken 05 in the morning, being super busy at work and just simply never get a break. Then I read in the local newspapers about a five year old boy and his three year old sister. Being hit by… Continue reading The important little things
The kids were playing so nice and quietly today that we didn't tell them that the dinner was ready. We simply ate a pleasant, quiet meal. Had some grown up conversation. Enjoyed the prospect of several moments like this in the future. At my afternoon walk with Buddy I had the rare experience of a… Continue reading When the kids are as quiet as the ocean
The list of what to do this weekend never happened. I decided to wing it. Sure, it usually get hectic when I have to entertain the kids by my self all day, but I figured I'll mange. How bad could it get? Yes,I know, I should know better. 04:32 the night was over for my… Continue reading Alone with the kids, part 2
An entire weekend, Friday morning to late Sunday evening, alone with the kids. I have known about this weekend for a while, but I have put of dealing with it until now. And now it's here. An entire weekend. My plan so far is to always have something to do. Something the kids enjoy. Something… Continue reading Alone with the kids
My last posts on family life has been kind of depressing. Screaming kids and parents going mad has been the red line in my family lately. That makes it even better when everything runs smoothly and the kids show the amazing selves. Yesterday we had some friends over for dinner. Friends we've known for a… Continue reading Happy family (for once)
Since last weekend I have been reading about children's development leaps. All the articles I find describe how the children tend to act out and misbehave during these periods. Not by bad will, but because of frustration and feelings they are just not capable of handling any better. I realize that both my children, aged… Continue reading Explainable tantrums
I'm quite proud of this transition from the last post. From being sulky that my husband wasn't in for the work of making baby number three, to desperately wanting to run away from everything. Get me right. I love my family. Above all. And I would do everything for them. This life, with this family,… Continue reading Running away…
First post. First blog. And all I can think is "baaad idea". What could I possibly have to tell the world? Every week? Well... First of.. I'm pissed. And it's time to talk about it! And that would have been an intriguing start had I really been pissed. I'm not. I'm just sad. Feeling disgusted.… Continue reading The very first.