Sometimes within minutes of posting, I turn around and do the exact opposite thing in my own life. Yeah. Exact opposite. Hi Blog. I’m Hypocrite.
You don’t know what’s missing because you don’t even realize a piece should be there.
Sometimes those golden sentiments of happy-happy joy-joy work in the opposite direction.
The turkey is gobbled and the pumpkins are mulch. You’re allowed to decorate. It’s OK now.
I’m ready for anything. I’m not excited about it. I’m not looking to have long talks about it. But I am prepared for it.
The negatives that are always so bright in our faces can usually overpower the positives that they create.
It”s rare that I leave an interaction with him without smiling a little bit more than when I went in.
Long after other toys, clothes, and jewelry fade into flea market fodder, they’ll still be the presents that remain in places of prominence.
You’re not perfect. You’re not awful. You just are.
If you don’t have at least a few moments in life where your kid really dislikes you, then you’re dropping the ball.