We had Halloween. I guess it's okay. But I realized one of the reasons I don't really like Halloween is you can't do your own thing. About every other holiday, you celebrate it how you want to with your family. But Halloween is a holiday that you cannot celebrate alone unless you very purposefully hide. Which… Continue reading Halloween and life
Sometimes we struggle with things that no one sees and that we don't always understand anyway. Sometimes we are really happy too. We worked on homeschool and I have found that the more I try to teach and explain things, I get a little bit better at it. I'm learning while my kids are learning.… Continue reading Quick update
I felt really busy. And then I wasn't busy anymore. I'm happier when I'm not busy. I hadn't exercised for a few days, and then I decided to exercise this morning, and I felt so much better. Exercise helps so much to be energetic and happy and capable to do everything you need to do.… Continue reading Busy fades away
We have been busy lately. But good things have happened: We own a house. It needs a lot of work. But I'm really excited to make my grandparent's house into my home and finish it, since it's never really been finished. We've been working a lot on the house. We went up there last weekend… Continue reading Busy
I think I will remember this particular time in my life as really happy. We get to have lots of family time together. We've made huge improvements lately: I've found a greater emotional stability. My daughter stopped sucking her finger twice now, and I think this second one will last. My older kids have better… Continue reading Happy
Things we get to do at home: Work outside. Or partly outside. Have a lot of fun while making really huge messes. Learn about photography and take pictures. Make elephant toothpaste (yeast and hydrogen peroxide).
Sometimes I am a boring adult and I want to do boring adult things. And my kids ask to do something and I get lazy and tired and I don't want to. But it's usually better if I say yes and I remember how to play again. I'm usually happier when I do.
We gave my mother-in-law some flowers and a packet or two of flower seeds. The seeds grew. And grew. All of the taller flowers are from the seeds. The kids loved painting. And here is some other things.
Sometimes I take photos on my phone and they sit there for a while.