We were sitting on the floor – me, cross legged and she in my lap – drawing on the chalkboard wall. As I wrote the letters, she called them out: L – O – V – E “What does that spell?” I asked. “Mommy!” she said. I just smiled, writing that word next.
I’m fortunate to have a job with flexibility to bring my daughter with me to practice when those last-minute conflicts pop up. I don’t make a habit of this, mind you, and she never stays for the whole practice; but there have been a couple of moments this past season where I had to throw Nora
I believe that all our happiness comes from within. I believe that we are the only ones that can create or destroy our happiness. It all comes from our minds – what we think about ourselves, about others and about our lives. As I’ve mentioned in previous posts, I’ve had a life-long struggle with anxiety.
I have a mommy mantra. You know, that little pep talk you give yourself to stay centered and, well, sane. What’s the mantra I hear in my head throughout the day? Pay attention. Pay attention. Pay attention, Christa! This short phrase snaps me out of my day dreaming and dilly-dallying. It keeps me in the moment
Agree or disagree…this is me. I will be nursing my daughter past one year of age and as of now, plan to let her self wean. No, I won’t still be nursing her as a teenager and I think the chances of her breastfeeding even for several more years is slim. I’ve been perfectly content
Hi ya’ll! I’m Danielle and I am a work at home mother of three here in Connecticut! I am in the Fairfield County area, and I love living here! I was born and raised in Stratford and one day I will migrate back there! That is certain a goal for me! I just figured I