Tag Archives: Parenting

Slowly Letting Go

“There are two gifts we should give our children; one is roots and the other is wings.”  – Unknown As we hurtle toward the parenting finish line with our oldest child, who will start her high school years in the fall, I am mindful of the phases of parenting. As parents, we are the gatekeepers […]

When I Feel Insignificant

Being a stay-at-home parent can be challenging for many different reasons. The hours are long, the “clients” are often unappreciative, and at the end of the week, there isn’t even a paycheck to show for it. But overall, one of my most frequent struggles as a stay-at-home mom has been the feeling of being insignificant […]