Category Archives: moody

The Dos and Don’ts of Talking to Disabled People

Upon first glance, people don’t often know that I have a disability. I “look” normal. A closer glance would reveal the odd quirks and features of my body. The way my arms and legs curve, the scars scattered across my … Continue reading

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The Pressure to “Do It All”

Motherhood means something different for every mother, but I think we all can agree on one thing…there is a tremendous amount of pressure in motherhood. Pressure to do things just right so you won’t end up damaging the innocent little … Continue reading

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I’m Not Good At Articulating Thoughts and Feelings…

I know. Some of you are reading that title and thinking…what? How can she say that! She’s so open and honest [on her blog]! I’ll let you in on a little secret: that’s not me. Not really, anyway. I mean, … Continue reading

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I’m so tired, my eyes are sagging.

Archer’s a bucket of fun when he’s sick. He’s the term “man-cold” in the shape of an adorable, blue-eyed toddler. He has a runny rose right now, and maybe a sore throat. Instead of knocking back some medicine and sleeping … Continue reading

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Stark, Raving

This was me, this morning: And, quite honestly, me most days. I’ll confess, I’m not exactly the most patient person in the world, but I’m also not the least patient. Prior to parenthood, I had a lot of patience. I … Continue reading

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In Waves

I feel so…blah, right now. I’m slow. I’m sloth like. I just don’t want to do anything at all. My patience is shot, I’m just…tired. Having two extremely busy boys means that I can’t exactly sit down and let myself … Continue reading

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I can’t believe I forgot to post about the Halloween Party.

For the first time in about 4 years (maybe one more, maybe one less), I actually got to go to my sister’s annual Halloween party! I went as “Poison Ivy” (sans the mask), and Matt went as…a horse of course. … Continue reading

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