Are you going crazy? The importance of taking some time.

As parents, we would love to have quiet, peaceful time. As soon as we sit down to get some peace and quiet, Bam! Reality strikes. We hear screaming, yelling, crying, and the constant asking of questions. It’s at the point where we want to scream ourselves! At the same time, [...]

By |2016-12-03T11:11:47+00:00September 29th, 2016|Categories: 52 Traits, Be Patient|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Be Patient

“Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.” ― A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh Patience is truly a virtue that is needed for the upbringing of our children. Children are still unaware of other’s needs; at this stage, they only understand what they need, so a [...]

By |2017-02-08T13:02:16+00:00September 26th, 2016|Categories: 52 Traits, Be Patient|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Patience is a Hannah, Hannah is a Grace

“Charity suffereth long…” (1 Corinthians 13) Patience is letting you stop to smell the gardenias, to feel the grassy-sweet summer rain on your way in from a barefoot walk in the park, footfalls muted by the sounds of the twilight bark.*   Patience is taking the time for time-outs when [...]

By |2016-12-03T11:11:50+00:00September 21st, 2016|Categories: 52 Traits, Be Patient, Poems|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Just take a break

They say patience is a virtue, and I will admit it is one I don’t have. I have learned more about being patient since having kids, that I did the rest of my life. I am the most impatient and relentless person I have ever met; the kind of impatient [...]

Patience is a Lost Art

There are a great many things that we excel at today. One of them is developing technologies that allow for a higher level of convenience in our lives. The techno-dreamers have blown our minds with their creations. If you are like me and you remember having to use a pencil [...]

By |2016-12-03T11:16:03+00:00September 19th, 2016|Categories: 52 Traits, Be Patient|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

I always thought patience was one of my greatest virtues.

When I took on this blogging venture about my life with so many children, I knew it was going to make me think about how I am as a parent and maybe reevaluate certain aspects of myself, change some expectations and address certain issues that I might have thought were [...]

By |2016-12-03T11:16:05+00:00September 3rd, 2016|Categories: 52 Traits, Be Patient|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments