It was no one’s fault, really. My cousin didn’t know Cam had a severe peanut allergy, otherwise she wouldn’t have made puppy chow to bring and share at our family gathering. And my grandma, like me, didn’t realize that there … Continue reading
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Things I Never Expected to Say as a Parent
I am often disappointed by the reality of my parenting versus the delusion expectation I’d had before having kids. On one particularly off day, I was trying to wrestle Claire and Cam in a Cherry Berry. As Claire threw her … Continue reading
In The Trenches: a realistic look at parenting
I had the privilege of returning to Texas for a visit last week. It was so fun seeing so many old friends… and it was a little bit of an ego boost, if I’m being overly honest. It seemed like … Continue reading
Adding That Second Kid….
Parenting is an imperfect venture. No one has all the answers… including me. I just want to throw that out there before I dare say anything else. I am an extremely imperfect parent. I passionately love my kids and seek … Continue reading