I used to feel sooo much stress when I was asked to teach, especially in church. I mainly was concerned with looking dumb, looking unprepared, and being boring. Not to mention having a bunch of people looking at me the whole time while I tried to look put together and confident. Then, I went to… Continue reading The importance of objectives
I am way overdue for an update for A: how sleep training with Thea is going and B: what I am doing with Baby #2 to hopefully avoid the pitfalls I ran into with Baby #1. This post will be for point A. (Otherwise this post is going to be insanely long). Thea is a… Continue reading Sleep Training. Where are we now?
Thea and I were looking at some pictures of her on my phone. She took the phone out of my hands and kissed the image of herself, followed by a hug and another kiss. I hope she always has such a innocent love for herself, I thought. It was good to see my little girl… Continue reading Being your own best friend
One of my favorite things about Heavenly Father is His ability to teach. There really is such a thing as a master teacher, and He’s nailed it. He often teaches me through analogy, taking what I see or experience and helping me see principles or concepts that relate to a bigger picture. And when this… Continue reading The hypocrite inside me
I feel like for my birthday, God gave me two babies that went to bed like a dream!! and here I am, with time on my hands to fill with whatever I want to do. I wanna clean up my freak-nasty house, do the laundry, go to bed early, write in my journal, write my… Continue reading Point of divergence
After looking back at my last two posts, I just felt like I needed to write again to reassure you that I don’t reach my breaking point everyday. I really don’t. Most days have differing levels of easy and hard, but most days, I’m totally fine. Like yesterday. Yesterday was a great day, even though… Continue reading “On the background of a pleasant life”
Today has been a good learning day for me. Usually, after a disaster day, God can help me look back at the mess and see something I can learn from it. Today was one of those days. Here’s an overly detailed picture of my today: For starters, I got about 4 hours of sleep, getting to bed… Continue reading The emotional balance between winning and losing