Category: Parenting

{Parenting} Honoring Their Wishes 0

{Parenting} Honoring Their Wishes

This parenting gig is tough. And last week, I totally screwed up. I had a major parenting fail. Shelby saw a photo of herself on my Instagram feed and went ballistic. The photo she...

{Parenting} Your Happiness = Their Happiness  1

{Parenting} Your Happiness = Their Happiness 

“So, was it fun having Sarah and Erin here?” I asked. “What was your favorite part of their visit?” “Mom, you were like a teenager when they were here,” Shelby said. “Smiling and happy...

{Parenting} Not Measuring Myself By the Impossible 1

{Parenting} Not Measuring Myself By the Impossible

Last week Shelby went to her first dance. Her middle school hosted a masquerade dance for the sixth graders and she was super excited to go to her very first dance, ever. It was...