Motherhood: A World of Shush

Original post on Mommy Belle in January 2015 (Note:  As I read this blog post three years later, I realized how much has changed.  While I certainly felt the judgement during those early days, it is hard to remember today. It is hard to remember […]

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Oh the meltdowns

Lately, we hit a phase where the meltdowns are a lot less frequent. My husband and I are in awe of our son’s good manners and easy ways these days.  But just when we get too proud of ourselves thinking it must be our excellent […]

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We Need Play Too!

“Play toys with me mama.” Oh the sweet voice of my son competing with the million voices going on in my head. The first thing I heard in my mind was the mantra that has been playing on repeat lately, “Children are not a distraction […]

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I am proud of you

“Are you proud of me?” B looked up at me with those big expecting eyes.  His little three-year-old garbled speech made the question sound even more precious but it was clear.  Lately he asks this question several times a day and he smiles so big […]

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