Author Archive | Nicole

Please Don’t Pass the Veggies :: Why I Stopped Pressuring My Children To Eat Their Veggies and Other Stuff

“Eat your veggies, stop holding that blanket and get your thumb out of your mouth.” We’ve heard these said a million times; I’ve said them a million times. But why? Sometimes in parenthood there is a time to just throw in the towel. Kids feel pressure every day. Pressure at school, pressure with friends and […]

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About Seven and Nine

My two oldest daughters are 7 and 9. I don’t know where those years went. They don’t seem that long ago, and at the same time they feel like a distant memory. They are a blur of having three babies all two years apart. They are in between still being a baby and heading into […]

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