Category Archives: Parenting

Wherein I know I’m doing something right as a mom.

Me: what do you want for your birthday? Finn: dinosaurs, but not too many because then they’ll fill up the house and I won’t have a place to play. Me: so how many do you want? Finn: 3. But if … Continue reading

Posted in Finn, Finnisms, Parenting, Special Occassions | Tagged , | 2 Comments

When “because I said so” isn’t enough.

Me: No. Finn: Why? Me: Because. Finn: Because why? Me: Because I said so. Finn: Why did you say so? And then I stuck a fork in my eye. Share this post!

Posted in Finn, Finnisms, Parenting | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Finn’s laws.

Finn schooled us on his expectations for expressing our love in the car this morning: If I say I love you, you have to say it back. If I say I love you too, you don’t have to say it … Continue reading

Posted in Finn, Finnisms, Parenting | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Dear Finn – 5 Years

5 years ago I never could have imagined this moment.  As much as I tease you and you test my patience all some days, I can’t imagine a world without you in it.  You make everything vividly bright.  A world … Continue reading

Posted in Dear Finn, Finn, Parenting, Personal | Tagged , | Leave a comment

The truth about parenting…what no one tells you.

There is no such thing as the terrible 2’s. There IS, however, a devil that comes out in children for the years that they are an odd # (1, 3, 5, etc.). Finn is starting his behavior for the odd … Continue reading

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Posted in Finn, Kate ~ HerStory, Parenting, What the hell? | Tagged , | Leave a comment