childhood

31 Days of Real Life [10/26/16]

Caleb loves the fact that my lovey from childhood is a bear. He’s always wanting to snuggle on the couch with our bears and one night he insisted I take mine to bed with me. I did it begrudgingly and was pleasantly surprised at how comforting it was to sleep with my first friend. I often…

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31 Days of Real Life [10/31/16]

Halloween. An exciting day for the kids, but a hard day for me. Dad died four years ago. It’s hard to wrap my mind around that reality. I really struggled this year, missing him in so many ways. He would’ve been best buddies with Caleb and I don’t think he would’ve ever stopped laughing at…

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31 Days of Real Life: Day Six

[2 year molars have been the worst by far. He gets angry easily and wants to be held most often. Sometimes I’m tempted by mom-guilt for letting him watch TV to let the pain pass, but then I remember it’s okay.] [I love how Caleb is developing little friendships. He may not have much of…

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