My Ten year old self is Still at my Core

I heard an older lady say “The things I enjoyed with I was 10 are pretty much the same as they are today” and that is when I realized it’s the same for me. I think it is also the same for most people. I loved nature, I obsessed about going camping and practiced sleeping on my back so I could be comfortable sleeping on … Continue reading My Ten year old self is Still at my Core

Why I allow my two year old the choice to make bad choices AKA avoiding meltdowns

It’s dinner time and I have to take a few deep breaths to keep myself from eating my food as fast as possible. I have literally been running around, trying to keep a 9 month old happy by holding her, letting a two year old “help” with dinner (aka making a massive mess while screaming for more autonomy than his young self is capable of … Continue reading Why I allow my two year old the choice to make bad choices AKA avoiding meltdowns