THAT kid . . . Today and Tomorrow

THAT kid . . . Today and Tomorrow I was reminded yesterday that I have that kid. Sometimes, that child of mine has a rough day. It happened, yesterday. We’ve had a great three week run of good days and good behavior at school. But not yesterday. Yesterday, I got the look from the teacher and the “he had a hard day talk” followed by “the list” of his actions. And then the grand finale, “You know there are about two or three other children that like to do exactly what he does, so when he... Read More
Posted by Amanda Savage at Monday, Jan 5, 2015

Motherhood: The In-Between

Today is my oldest son’s 10 th birthday. Ten years ago, I was reveling in this new job I had just been given called motherhood. My first baby was such a sweet, little snuggle bug and practically did everything perfectly (well maybe memory does not serve me correctly). He nursed efficiently right from the start, he cuddled up in my neck, he had the sweetest baby’s breath and I was in love. Before I became a mom, I had quite the grand vision of motherhood. I envisioned blissful days full of... Read More
Posted by Amanda Savage at Saturday, Feb 22, 2014