A Case for Tantrums


Parenting

My daughter is 3, almost 4, so my husband and I have been deep in tantrum territory for quite some time.  And, I will admit – I have really struggled with how to handle her tantrums. My daughter is a very…willful, spirited child.  I have gotten my fair share of meltdowns in stores when I […]

November 10, 2015

An Open Letter to My First Baby


Parenting

An Open Letter to My First Baby Dear Lovey, This letter has been a very long time in the making – 38 weeks, to be exact. But, to be honest, I really wasn’t sure how I was going to be able to verbalize, let alone write down, the feelings I have towards you. I have […]

September 16, 2015

What I Learned About Parenting From Horses


Parenting

I have been riding horses since I was but a wee tyke. Something about them has really connected with me and, to this day, I still cannot pinpoint what that is. After 26 years of horses in my life, I have found that the time spent with horses is equally therapeutic and character building. Some […]

July 2, 2015