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Tag Archives: stress

The constant struggle

It’s been awhile since I’ve posted about this stuff as I don’t like to be too vulnerable. I need to get it out of my head though and if it helps anybody else well then it’s worth it. My last post described a rather productive week when I was on top of the housework, playing […]


Carry Me

Both my kids play hard. Really hard. They learn hard. Alexis runs hard. William learned to roll the other day and he has barely stopped since. They are on the go. They go go go go go as long as they can. They don’t like to stop. They fight it for all it’s worth. Then […]


A happy, busy, exciting, tiresome Christmas

Last Monday I linked up a post: all I want for Christmas is to be happy. I’m pleased to say that the day did go well, mostly. Yay! Stay tuned for some pics and things but for now I’ll just do my Me and YOU write up. When I wrote that post I didn’t mean […]


All I want for Christmas is to be happy

This is my post to submit to The Mother Experiment: Me and YOU Monday: Dec 19-25 Last week I set myself a goal of not stressing. I knew that not stressing entirely was too hard so I specified not stressing when things don’t go as I planned. I knew it was going to be tough. […]