Things to doing with a broken-pain-pierced heart, a muddled-foggy-head, and a back-bending-cramping-nauseating stomachache:
One thing these two didn't have an issue with before starting school was being "on" all day.
There was ample space in our master-bedroom for what our baby needed plus our stuff. Although a crib was handed down to us, co-sleeping was what made the most sense for me again this time around especially with the issues I had post-childbirth.
So, what changed?
There are so many ways in which I diminish my self-esteem and overall health that I would never want to see or hear my kids do to themselves
When I uploaded my very first YouTube video three years ago, my biggest fears were "Oh my gosh, what is everyone going to think about me?" and "Why am I even doing this?".
A bus to train to bus trip that would normally take 40 minutes became an almost 2 hour trip to travel home. After waiting in a cold bus station for 20 minutes while the blizzard got more intense outside, the bus finally showed up! We were literally shaking in our boots!
As we all have been busy getting back to school supplies for the kids, it's important that us parents are back to school ready in order for everyone to succeed.
Remember that feeling of psyching yourself up to go? Feeling anxious and sweaty. Getting in the position to make the leap, and counting down. Closing your eyes and imaging yourself just getting it over with.
On a long list of tattoo ideas I wrote years ago, ‘breathe’ was one of them. It has been and still is one of the things I always tell myself whenever I’m going through intense feelings.
Pinterest, Instagram, and YouTube seem to be the main hubs people go to when searching for inspiration to decorate rooms in their home. When brainstorming ideas in our place, especially the kids' bedrooms - I sure did. Who else enjoys looking at perfectly curated children's play areas or bedrooms?