Today was ‘one of those days.’ Although, truth be told, most days actually run into the other and are seemingly ALL ‘One of those days’. The rare days are the ones free of fits, tantrums, battle of wills and pure exhaustion. And let’s face it, they just don’t come around very often – not when living with a 3.5 year old.
Suffice it to say – it was ‘one of those not so rare days‘ starting at the crack of dawn WITH (drum roll please) a complete and total break down. Tears, screaming, complete and total fit central. Continue reading Sing me a lullaby
How can it be? It is beyond imagining that such a short short time ago I first held a tiny infant boy in my arms. Terrified and overwhelmingly happy. Joy unspeakable. And now that little baby is THREE! Three years have really come and gone? No. I do not believe it to be true. It simply cannot be.
Continue reading Terrible Two’s I wish you Adieu ….
My precious baby boy is now 13 months old and has begun to throw fits….. can it really be? What happened to the terrible two’s? I am certain that I heard I had a good two years of perfect children before I would ever have to concern myself with discipline measures? Is this a forewarning of what is to come? Are there any terrifying theories out there that say if a child begins having fits at 13 months that the parents can kiss goodbye the ‘perfect obedient child‘ dream? Continue reading Tantrum time!