just as we are constantly reinforcing the importance of literacy and reading with and to our little ones, it’s just as important that we read and read some more ourselves! of course, we all need to take some time and just read to relax but, it’s also good to freshen up on our parenting by reading some of the great resources that are out there for all of us! every once in awhile i find it very helpful to find a parenting book that discusses whatever issue(s) i feel our family is going through. for example: back talking, parent/child struggles, etc. every child and family has certain phases that come and go. it’s how you deal with these issues and phases that help you get through them in a less painful way. the rate at which they disappear and get you back to your normal state is reliant on how you choose to deal with it.
summer is vacation is either here for your kids or quickly approaching! now the question for parents is…what am i going to do with them all summer long? i find myself asking this same question, but also being excited to have my little man home from nursery school to spend some good quality time together. hudson is so much fun to have around. like his teacher said in his report card, “morning chats are like tea time with a best friend!” she is exactly right in her description and i couldn’t agree more. therefore, i want to keep hudson busy enough this summer, while still allowing relaxation and time to just hang! we all need a break from the routine and business. time just to do sporadic activities, play with friends, and hang with the family.
all i can say is where has the time gone? it only seems like yesterday that we were bringing baby beckett home from the hospital and now an entire year has passed. it’s bitter sweet to have my baby turning 1. i selfishly want my baby to stay little forever, but at the same time […]
hi everyone! so very sorry i have been out of touch for so long. between travel and my mom here to visit life hasn’t been so called-normal for the last couple weeks. my apologies! i know my title may sound a bit harsh, but i recently read an article from Parents Magazine. the article was […]
a very happy happy mommy’s day to all you wonderful mommies! to all of you, whom like myself, dedicate our world, lives and entire heart to our beautiful children. you deserve a day to be recognized for all your hard work and i truly hope that you were by the ones you love!