How to Keep Your Home Safe for Your Kids
Your home is a safe haven for your family, or at least it should be. While you may think that your home is a perfectly safe place for your kids, there are many different things that you can do to make and keep your home safe through all of your kids' ages and stages.
Releasing Air: You Can’t Keep Them in a Bubble Forever
Parenting is a tough job – the most in-your-face, never-gonna-end job ever. And, frankly, it’s easier to keep our kiddos in the bubble. We can control the bubble. The bubble is safe – physically, and emotionally. But the bubble is sterile. It’s lifeless. It’s life in monotone.
Turn Your Summer Around
So if you had a vision of the summer that was lit up in gold and set to a slow nostalgic tune, but you’re dealing with kids who scream at you instead...no judgment here! In fact, I may have a few ideas about why your child is NOT getting along with you, NOT doing what they’re supposed to, and NOT playing well with their siblings.
The Motherhood Narrative
“I don’t know why this is so hard for me and easier for everyone else.” Hearing her say it out loud helped me recognize it. This is the lie that is so easy for us to believe. Actually, it is more than just one lie; it is a whole narrative. It is the story we are telling ourselves about motherhood.