Tag: discipline

Surviving a Tough School Year

There were three suspensions, several behavior plans, and countless tears, but we ended up surviving a tough school year. Six weeks into this school...

To the Moms Drinking Mimosas in the Park

It was a beautiful Friday morning in September. As I strolled up to the park hauling five kids under the age of three, I...

When Nursing Bites

Biting. I was in denial about it. My son would never bite me. His disposition is too sweet. Then, it happened. The excruciating bite...

Negotiating With Terrorists: Discipline in the Toddler Years

Before you read any further, I want to let you know that I will offer absolutely no advice in this post about how to...

I am THAT Mom. We are THAT Family.

My kids are more than I can handle. The life they were given is more than they can handle. We're in counseling. We talk about feelings. We pray together. We are doing the best that we can. We're just struggling.