Category: parenting

Getting your Toddler to put on their Jacket

Getting your toddler to put on their jacket If you have a toddler then you have probably experienced the difficulty of getting them to wear a jacket! My son used to hate wearing a jacket and he sometimes still does. A few things have worked for us in getting him to wear a jacket without […]

Liking your husband through the hard times with your kids

Liking your husband through the hard times with your kids I don’t think that I have slept well in over a year. My almost 10 month old hasn’t slept through the night yet. My 3 year old used to sleep well but is now almost 2 weeks into waking up 1-3 times at night screaming […]

Sometimes all it takes is a hand to be held. My husbands hand

On our way home from church today there was a lot going through my mind. I missed the service due to my toddler having a meltdown and eventually passing out in the car.  By the time church ended and my husband and our baby were back in the car, my emotions were a wreck. I […]

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 […]