Recently, his daughter, my soon to be step daughter, 9 years old, has been coming back from her mother's in a very aggressive mood. She acts as if she is the adult in control of everything. Specifically with me, she tells me she doesn't need to listen to me when I ask her to do… Continue reading When Times Get Hard, Stick Together
I realize that every step parent has struggles with their step children. What I am curious about is how do they have the motivation to keep attempting to build the relationship when you get knocked down, hurt and disrespected so often? The little one and I have a very rocky relationship. The struggles she has… Continue reading Relationship Struggles
The day that we knew would come at some point.
This post is written as part of a college assignment for ENG317. As I had mentioned we have some days that are a difficult. Today has been one of them. As was already planned, today was a cleaning day. The floors need vacuuming and washing, the bathroom needs scrubbing, bed sheets and blankets need washing.… Continue reading Some Days Aren’t All That Bad
It’s All About the Children This post is written as part of a college assignment for ENG317. Photo from http://quotesgram.com/quotes-about-helping-parents/ Many people think that being a stay at home mom, whether it is part-time or full-time, is just a way to get out of having to work like everyone else. If a mom has the… Continue reading It’s All About the Children
This post is written as part of a college assignment for ENG317. Today is such a humid day. This would make anyone just want to stay inside in the air conditioning and not get sweaty. Not in this house. We play outside as much as possible. With an 8-year-old it is a must to spend… Continue reading Humid Sunny Day
Hello Everyone! I have decided to take time out of my days to share with you all the fun and struggles every stay at home mom, or bonus mom in my case, might have. I also want to share with you ways to keep the children or child occupied so you are able to get… Continue reading Welcome Everyone!