Happy Meme Monday: Trying To Be Social

If there’s one word that would describe me so well, it would be, introvert. Please send me a text message, shoot me an e-mail, send me a message in a bottle, telegram, you name it, that’ll work just fine for me! But, face to face – heck even phone, conversation eh, may not go so well.

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What is it you ask? Beats me! I just like comfort, I like my space and something about having a conversation and being social just yanks me out of my comfort zone and I am lost! Was it after having kids? Maybe. I mean I can talk your ear off about the last Mickey Mouse Clubhouse episode I just watched, anything else, ya’ got me!

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Because as they say, ‘it’s not you, it’s me’ – hope you had an amazing Monday. And if you’re not an introvert, you’re amazing!

A-

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Birthdays Call To Be Grateful

Another year, another day to feel incredibly blessed and grateful. It can be so easy to see the negatives, to see that things don’t go as ‘planned,’ as I’d like, as I wish they could be. But the storm doesn’t come in vain. It comes to teach lessons we may not see right away – in due time instead. It comes so that I may practice patience and love.

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And can I just add, thank you, your  patience with my being absent from this amazing community – for what feels like forever, is appreciated. Thank you!

A quick run down, my son that is in the spectrum / autism is growing up and while I am incredibly blessed to see his growth, it also comes with it’s challenges. My 5 year old daughter was recently diagnosed with Dyslexia, something that didn’t come as a shock, as I had already suspected she had it. If you have someone in your life with Dyslexia, I’d love to know more on it? Please share! And as for myself – well this mama is pushing through! Because He gives us grace to take on what would otherwise break us.

My final thoughts for today: Happy Birthday to this girl! To the one who continues to face challenges but refuses to let them define her, who’s carried SIX little ones when the professionals told her she couldn’t and to the one who refuses to give up!

YOU are AMAZING!

 

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Happy Tuesday!

A-

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Happy Meme Monday: Parenting And Coffee

Parenting is amazing, it’s rewarding and joyous with of course the occasional tidbits of tantrums and loud crying. And then there’s the exhaustion, lack of sleep, sleep deprivation and constant unsolicited advice. The one thing they fail to mention though is how much coffee will be consumed. I’ll have to admit, I drink my morning coffee and immediately crave a second cup, but self control kicks in and I don’t. So here’s the lesson of the day, when preparing for babies arrival, plan to include a nice stockpile of coffee – you’re  welcome!

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Happy Monday friends!

A-

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