La maternelle, déjà?

I don't know what happened. I feel fairly confident that it wasn't that long ago that I gave birth to our 2nd son. Wasn't it just last month that I introduced Robert to his baby brother, Sullivan? The baby Robert begged me, at every chance he could, to hold? The one he proudly called "his [...]

Confidence in Motherhood

Photo by cottonbro on Pexels.com Some women slip into the role of a confident mom more easily than others. It's not that they are better moms, it's just that they are more confident in their abilities. I've been told I'm one of those confident moms. Truthfully, I feel confident in my role as a mom. [...]

Parenting shift

Do you find that you're feeling more guilty about things as this pandemic goes on? Or are you letting things go more often? Someone recently told me that I was such a calm mom, and my immediate response "WHAT!?" - ok not really, but I was surprised to hear that! I told her I think [...]

Rise up, shine on

Full time?Part time?In Class?Online?Indoors? Outdoors? What will school look like for Robert in the fall? And what about the little kids? Daycare? Home care? "Work From Home and Try to Care"? What will happen? What to do? How to decide when the information is ever changing, and emotions oscillate from laissez-faire to une grande peur? [...]