Some friends have seen some of my photos that I’ve taken of my kids and said that I should write a tutorial, so I figured, well, why not? Whatever I say should be very easily understood since I speak “mom” and not “photographer.”
Well, we all had to be pretty brave this week, and now that we’ve overcome, we look back and say, “Actually, that wasn’t so bad. And next time we’ll be even braver. We’ll be stronger. We’ll be ready, because we know we can get through it.”
Not gonna lie. I’ve had a tough run these last few weeks. Bad days. Many bad days. Don’t get me wrong, there have been good days too. I’ve even made a lot of the changes I set out to make, lots of progress, uphill climbing and all that. We had some great times as a… Continue reading So, you had a bad day….
It’s been over a month since I posted. It has been an eventful month, to say the least. My 3rd grader won an award for being a terrific kid in school, and another got elected to a leadership position in her high school club. Yet another daughter has been contemplating switching to the college high… Continue reading I got some news….
I’ve had some vague goals for myself for a while now, and I’ve gotten all gung-ho about them for as long as 2 or 3 days at times, but it’s been hard to make them stick. It’s great to have goals, but even specific goals won’t get us anywhere without landing gear. I am a… Continue reading One step, two step, three step….
Friends, change is hard. Well, not always. Sometimes it’s as easy as turning around and going in the opposite direction. But most of the time, it involves going against our long-ingrained habits or mindsets, and chipping away at them one…painstaking…blow at a time. And yes, that is hard. It’s January 18th, and I don’t feel… Continue reading Two weeks in…
So, the fact that I haven’t managed to write a single blog post until the first weekend after the new year isn’t exactly a sign of me getting this year off to a flying start, or is it? I didn’t really have big expectations for the beginning of the year, but I did kind of… Continue reading New year, new…what?