BIG upset and BIG joy

Like many of us, Matthew, my six year-old son, continues to learn how to handle...

BIG upset and BIG joy
Discipline that leads to rest

Both of my boys have been extremely hyper today. It is clear their little brains...

Discipline that leads to rest
Thunder and Terror

Our older son Matthew used to have an intense fear of thunder and storms since...

Thunder and Terror
Turn down the volume!

As I mentioned last week, Chris and I are trying to help our boys learn...

Turn down the volume!
The first to stop wins

During the last couple of weeks we have noticed increasing overwhelm levels in our household....

The first to stop wins
Peaches and rest

“Mommy, you look like you need some peaches”, my four year-old tells me at the...

Peaches and rest
Does it bring joy?

These last two months have been a crazy season of sickness for our family. One...

Does it bring joy?
Immanuel

Thanksgiving day was a whirlwind with a flurry of cooking, eating, hosting and interacting with...

Immanuel
When my dreams met reality

Ever since I can remember, I always longed to be a mother. I love children....

When my dreams met reality