I didn’t feel right about titling this post, “Happy Mother’s Day!” You may not be feeling happy today. You may be struggling with infertility, loss, broken relationships, or mental illness. This day might not be a source of happiness, but of pain. I want you to know that I’m wrapping my arms around you today. You are loved.
*deep breath* Here goes… My name is Kristin and I have a tendency to kill plants. This wasn’t much of an issue when we lived in a residence hall. Now that we have a home and I’m planning on what to plant/where to plant it, it might be a problem.
We tried a new church this week. It has come highly recommended to us, and I plan to join the group for moms there. Even though it has come highly recommended and I contacted the children’s ministry before we went, it is still different. It is new. There’s a reason why we stick with routine.
Tenacious, curious, inquisitive.
Analytical, creative, empathetic.
Affectionate, intelligent, entertaining.
Mischievous and sweet.
This is five.
Strong. Smart. Funny.
Adventurous. Compassionate. Joyful.
Sweet. Cuddly. Loving.
Singing. Laughing. Smiling.
A tiny voice. A sparkle in her eyes.
This is three.
Have you ever tried wiping a toddler’s behind with flimsy toilet paper? It’s not a pleasant experience. Lesser quality toilet papers shred or tear, leaving you with an even bigger mess to clean up. We’ve been through potty training before. I was prepared this second time around with strong toilet paper! So just how strong is Charmin Ultra Strong? We tested it for a week to find out!