A justifiable fear?

Something strange happened about a week ago. My son and I were watching my daughter play soccer and my son decided that he would wrap our little blanket around his shoulders and walk around saying he was Batman.  At the end of practice, some of the children on my daughter's team came over and asked…

A moment to reflect

I received a text this evening that made me reflect on this thing called motherhood.  It was from my husband's sister (he really doesn't have any sisters, but she is family) and it was just a very short sentence, but it reminded me of what we both went through to get our children here. We…

First Days of School

My daughter has entered the world of Kindergarten and I am not happy about it.  I imagined that this milestone would be a welcoming break for me, but it has not turned out that way.  I just don't understand the concept of dropping your child off with strangers. Like, I don't drop anything that I…

What I do…

Along with navigating the strange world of being a stay at-home mother while driving Black, I also enjoy taking care of these children of mine.  I am a bit of an adult, so I had this crazy idea that I should actually do something with them...like teach them things.  It is one part really cool…