One of the tough lessons we learn as kids is that life just isn’t fair, but that lesson comes in different ways and often depends on things kids have no control over.
Where we live, the color of our skin and who we are born to are just a few factors that can affect the health of a […]
The triplet mamas who have gone before me (twin mamas, too!), told me it would happened. I knew it would eventually, but eventually seemed like a lifetime away.
Eventually is here. Finally.
“Are they triplets?”
We get asked that frequently when out in public – not nearly as frequently now that ETC walk most places […]
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 […]
One-on-one time is hard lately. No matter what fun we offer Toby, Eleanor and Callista, they want the same fun as each other. Hurt feelings, tears & tantrums aren’t worth it, so I soak up opportune minutes with one while others are occupied or, like today, […]
Tobias, Eleanor and Callista, my loves,
Isn’t it strange how we measure our age? You’re three years old, but today marks the start of your fourth year. You’ll celebrate your fourth Thanksgiving next week, and we’ll start preparing for your fourth Christmas after that. Technically, this is even your fourth birthday, if we include your […]