Gratitude Mondays


Every Monday, I like to focus on gratitude.  It is hard to continually come up with new and exciting things to be grateful for.  You have to really look…  And that is the key, I believe.  It is in the looking that you change your mind and start thinking new thoughts.  And it isn’t always easy… Continue reading Gratitude Mondays

Feeling like a failure…


Every Thursday I write Baby Girl a letter – I want her to know she is loved, and precious! To my darling, Baby Girl Last night, I felt like a complete failure.  You didn’t want to do your homework, you were tired, and I was grumpy.  You hate doing homework, and I know that you do… Continue reading Feeling like a failure…

Letter to Baby Girl Thursdays


Every day of the week, I try to follow a theme – about my life, my marriage, Baby Girl (she is the reason why I started this blog, after all, only to discover I had some childhood demons of my own to exorcise…).  Every Thursday, I get to write Baby Girl a letter… To my darling,… Continue reading Letter to Baby Girl Thursdays

Evaluating your Year – 2016


Evaluating your Year – 2016 Whilst on holiday, I read a blog post from Jennifer at Unveiled Wife, and I really liked the idea.  The idea is to look at your year last year and give a brief evaluation of how your year went.  I think, overall, I had a really good year last year. … Continue reading Evaluating your Year – 2016

I’m embarrassed!


This is an email I sent to hubby this morning regarding Baby Girl: Hey, I just wanted to explain where I am coming from with regards to Baby Girl.  I am worried about her at the moment – she needs to learn how to interact with others; and not just friends but making new friends at… Continue reading I’m embarrassed!