I always believed that having a child would bring family closer together. Now, I’m not talking about significant others. I’ve heard stories of how the stress causes people to drift from one another. My husband and I struggled in the early months with Silas. But what I want to focus on, is not significant others,
I think I saw somewhere that babies have sleep regressions at nine months. In the earlier stages, I remember crying because Silas would not wake up. I would have to put a cold rag on him, and still he would not wake. Literally nothing would wake him, and as a mom parenting after loss, I
Last Sunday, my family and I had our Thanksgiving with the in-laws as Ben’s parents were going to be out of town on Thanksgiving day. I was a little tired from having to work that morning, but generally, I was pretty excited to spend time with family, and it was also Silas’s first Thanksgiving meal.
Do you have that one friend who’s child is continuously misbehaving and puts a whole damper on the mood? No?, well I have such a friend. Parenting is hard work. The older I get, the more I respect my mother for her sacrifices and not going off on the deep end after raising three