One Simple Trick That Gives Patience and Helps Your Children to Behave Better

One Simple Trick That Gives Patience and Helps Your Children to Behave Better

Do this one simple thing that takes one second to gain more patience and to gain more responsiveness from your children. Do you ever feel like you’re going mad asking your toddler over and over and over to do the same thing? Do you feel like a broken record asking them to brush their teeth […]

Patience is a choice – choose joy

Patience is a choice – choose joy

I’m in the trenches this week with my little ones. One is fighting sleep, waking every hour, feeling separation anxiety and crying… a lot! The other is slightly regressing, wanting to be the baby, whining versus using her words and wanting me… a lot! Both kids are acting jealous of one another and at the […]

The Waiting Is The Hardest Part…

The Waiting Is The Hardest Part…

Lately, I’ve had to really work on my patience. For one, I’m nearing the end of my pregnancy and very anxious for baby #2 to arrive. Secondly, I have a full-blown toddler who loves to test my patience daily. Additionally, we are working on finishing a room in our home and renovations can be a […]

Time Out for Daughter and Mommy

Time Out for Daughter and Mommy

Let’s face it, parenting is hard stuff. It seems every child is different and what works for some for sleeping, disciplining and developing doesn’t work for all. After the birth of my daughter, I was in full survival mode as she was colicky, a horrible sleeper and a fussy eater. We were in full court […]

Bible verses for patience…

Bible verses for patience…

Patience… a word I seem to have to say to myself multiple times a day most recently. They say patience is a virtue, and I believe this is so true. It’s one of the qualities I admire most about my husband and one of the things I find myself needing to work on the most. […]