The storm before the calm?

I feel like I’m on an emotional roller coaster. Feels like I’ve taken about 20 steps backwards and only 2 forwards in my parenting this past few days. Youngest is clearly having a hard time and so as a result her behaviour is seriously challenging. However for some reason I’m getting totally emotionally wrapped up […]

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Overwhelmed

Feeling a little bit overwhelmed by it all this morning. Read this piece about being consistent as a parent which I totally agree with loads of the stuff, there just seems too much in here. It’s made me reflect on all the stuff I’m still doing wrong and all the stuff I still need to get […]

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Well that was a disaster

What an awful Sunday. It was a beautiful day, we had 3 extra kids with us (wonderful, charming, fun, respectful kids) and yet our 2 behaved awfully from start to finish. Why? I wasn’t on top form yesterday. Maybe their behaviour was no different from normal, just that I was unable to handle it and […]

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