The Middle Matters is the main course, right in the middle of appetizers and desserts. It is a hearty helping of comfort food that is necessary in this middle life of ours. A warm serving of exactly what we need to remember, the scale is not the boss of us and we are the boss of our own emotions.
Those three words changed this mama’s heart.
A slightly comical look at our bedtime routine, remember what may work for one family may not for another. Glean what you may and enjoy!Typically these two things are not correlated, well not formally but I have come to discover that every single night my children (particularly my darling sweet middle child) experience ALL five… Continue reading Earnest Bedtimes + the 5 Stages of Grief.
TRIGGER WARNING. Threatened miscarriage, hematoma and bicornuate uterus mentioned.
As a mom of three now, life IS so different. People used to tell me that the biggest transition when having kids was going from 2 kids to 3. Well of course, I am one of the moms that have my own opinions until I experience it and it was TRUE!! In all my life,… Continue reading Oh Boy!! From Two to Three…WOW.
This summer is FLYING by! Sorry the posts have been sparse - we are enjoying the weather and this hot season. We have been keeping busy with our local zoo, libraries, bowling and even took in a movie. I have to admit, with a school-ager it is tough to keep the interest, allow some boredom,… Continue reading An Earnest Summer!
In the earnest household there are somethings that earnest dad and I do every year, that in turn will make memories with our earnest littles. After reading an article recently, I never realized the importance of these annual traditions. They are the very things that when our children are older, they will sit back and… Continue reading Making Memories. Earnest thoughts on family traditions.