Tonight, I Failed

Tonight, I Failed

Last night was a brutal night. My kids were annoying me. I felt myself getting angrier and angrier as the evening went on, my patience wearing thin. The more I needed space the more they seem to want “Mommy.” I snapped. I yelled. I told them to leave me...
What To Do Next Time You Feel Judged

What To Do Next Time You Feel Judged

After a night of listening to the likes of Darth Vader sleeping in the next room, I took my one year old to the clinic. It was a long weekend and my regular doctor wasn’t in. Instead, a balding elderly gentleman scooted in to give my son a once over. With hardly a...
A Case for Adult Temper Tantrums

A Case for Adult Temper Tantrums

I’ve been intrigued watching Hailey lately as she’s more frequently expressing her displeasure toward me and my decisions. We have entered the temper tantrum stage. I’ve watched her crumple to the ground, rubbing her face on the floor, yelling....