How to stay CALM when your Kids Annoy You


I love my children – eternally. But I have a tendency to get irritated with them – easily. Usually it’s the small stupid stuff that they do that annoys me the most. Like when the seven and four year-old brothers do the whole “No, it’s not”, “Yes, it is” thing until one of them – […]

June 9, 2014

A Summer Break Survival Plan for Moms


Here I am the day before the last day of school…trying not to have a panic attack. I was all set to write a post about how I’m planning on surviving and maybe even enjoy our summer break together with all FOUR children home…together…in the same house for many hours. Then, I remembered I already made a […]

May 21, 2014

My Family IS my Passion

Marriage, motherhood

Lately I’ve been thinking about “passion” – What am I passionate about, what are my passions in life? As moms we hear about this a lot – Don’t forget to make room for you and your passions. While that sounds nice and dreamy, I’ve always kind of scoffed at the idea. What mom (with young children dependent […]

April 9, 2014