Month: December 2018

My toddler taught me about joy in a sweet way

It was early in the morning, just like any other morning. My husband was upstairs with Isaac. Jacob ran out of the living room and to the front door. I got up and followed him and asked, “buddy, what are you doing?” He said, so sweetly and with such excitement in his voice, “I’m waiting […]

Redirection actually worked on my almost 3 year old today!

My toddler will be 3 this week! I can’t get over how fast he is growing. We have been struggling a lot with the “terrible twos” for months now. We have been dealing with screaming, some hitting, spitting, crying, tantrums, telling us “no” and so on. We have tried the following… 1. Time out with […]

Help! Sick kids!

This month has been a rough one when it comes to sickness. Let me explain… My toddler Jacob got a cold My baby Isaac caught his cold Jacob got a fever Isaac got an ear infection  Jacob still has a cough from the cold  Isaac catches another cold Jacob gets an ear infection  Isaac’s cough […]

Wife. Mom. Me

I’m going to start this journey off by telling you a little about me. I am a 35 years old.  I’ve been married to a very handsome Italian man for almost 6 years now. We have a crazy, energetic, funny almost three year old (who is the definition of a terrible two toddler at times) […]