Trauma There are so many different situations that cause trauma. It can be something physical, it can be something emotional, or it can be a combination of both. No matter what kind, trauma should not be compared. As I've been healing, both physically and emotionally, from my car accident, I haven't been sticking to my own advice. I think about how much worse it could have … [Read more...]
Snow Day! Snow Day! Snow Day!
Snow Day As a kid, I totally remember waking up, and my parents telling me I could go back to sleep because we had a snow day. There was no way I'd go back to sleep because I'd be too excited. A snow day! No school! All day to play in the snow! Well, this morning, I got to bring the excitement to my three kiddos. Only Mr. B really got it. The twins thought we were playing … [Read more...]
Numbers: Counting Towards Gratitude
Numbers This week has been busy and challenging, but again, I'm trying to focus on the good that happened. I've seen this on a few blogs before, so I wanted to try it myself. A way to count what I'm grateful for with numbers. It will be less confusing once I start. I promise! Let's get right to the numbers. What I'm Grateful for by the Numbers 5 days of … [Read more...]
Christmas Countdown: Grateful during the Madness
Christmas Countdown The Christmas countdown has begun, and it's not been too pretty around here. It's like the boys know they are supposed to behave, so they go completely the opposite way. I think they are actually challenging me to put some coal in their stockings this year! I'm not sure if it's just me, or has the Christmas countdown felt like it's been in warp speed … [Read more...]