I don’t know if it is that Bailey had a rough start coming into this world a month early as a NICU premie or if every mother is this way, but the thought of leaving her made me almost break into tears. My best friend has taken a couple of baby-less trips and has been … Read More about Leaving your Baby Overnight for the 1st Time
My mother in law passed away suddenly in February. The experience has brought more questions than answers and situations I was not prepared to handle for myself and especially not with a two year old. One of them was my father in law dating. A couple of weeks after her passing he started hinting around … Read More about How Long Should a Widow Wait to Date Again?
Bailey has not slept through the night for more than 3 times over the last year. Poor girl wakes up almost every night scratching. As soon as she comes into our bed she asleep almost before her head hits the pillow. After months of waiting for the creams to work we finally decided that it was … Read More about 3 Steps to Prepare for Allergy Testing for a Toddler
During my parent teacher conference (that will be another blog post) I heard what I was not ready to hear..Bailey is ready to be potty trained. No one likes changing diapers, but I had started to embrace them. When Bailey had to go to the restroom she could go and I would change her when … Read More about Is it Time to Start Potty Training?
My unofficial little brother got married in a beautiful seaside ceremony. During their vows they shared the story about successful relationship. It resonated with me more than any other words shared at a wedding. Some of the longest lasting relationships have one partner whose role is to be the rock; the grounded person who makes … Read More about Successful Relationships have a Rock and a Kite – Which are you?