You won’t see this chart on Pinterest
For a first draft and first attempts at a reward chart, it isn’t half bad. I even broke out the trusty ruler I’ve had since grade school.
I’ve struggled a lot lately with how to calmly parent/lead my trio through our day. It […]
If I could save time in a bottle
I don’t know if it’s because I fought so hard to have my babies; or if it’s because I held my breath each time my phone rang for nearly 10 weeks, expecting to hear the worst news from the NICU; or if it’s because I grew up knowing that mothers sometimes die when […]
What a triplet-family portrait looks like
Aww, how calm, sweet and posed we all are!
Shockingly, 3 almost-3-year-olds don’t always smile on cue. Luckily, it only takes one hand to tickle!
There it is. That’s the real family portrait. Some smiles, some concern, some chaos.
And then I caved
Thanks to fair Winnie, whose comment on my last entry sent me to the dollar store, I put together the much-talked-about bumblebee, butterfly and flower costumes for a whopping $7.
We had the flower headband already. The wings were all $1. I bent Callista’s […]
Only crazy people camp with 2-year-old triplets
We went camping this weekend. In a tent. In the woods. In another state. In the mountains. Everyone told me I was crazy for taking my almost-3-year-old triplets on a real camping trip. I told them it’d be fine. It’d be fun. They’d do great.
They were wrong. I was right. It was fun. They […]