We did it. The IKEA kitchen is put together now, complete with a thrifted water dispenser with real water. I never got dressed today and didn’t clean anything until bedtime, but it’s done 😅 For anyone curious, giving toddlers a water supply they can access on their own is an idea from the Montessori methodology.… Read More I Finally Put Together A Montessori Kitchen
I’ve decided to start blogging for five minutes every morning. It’s gonna be fun! My current morning routine is going to last at least 45 minutes. This morning I also decided to commit to meditating 10 minutes every morning. BUT even though all these things will make me work later, they are going to give… Read More New Morning Routine
“[Motherhood] is not something to do if you can squeeze the time in. It is what God gave you time for.” Rachel Jankovic, ‘Motherhood is a Calling’
Sunday morning is here again. I did stay up until midnight and sleep in until 8 so I barely have time to write. But I did clean the house yesterday. And it felt like it took an hour for us to just clean the living room and kitchen, which “weren’t that messy” And I did… Read More
It’s just too much. I don’t know what I’m doing or where I’m going with my life. I want to be a stay at home mom. But I also want to be able to do philanthropy and make a difference. And I want to be able to buy nice things. Not silly things, buy nice… Read More
The other day I wrote, “It’s morning and I have time to write!” I’m realizing today that I could write every morning if I chose to make it happen. Anyways, this week I did a couple of things that kind of have me turned around. First, I created a lovely spreadsheet of our incomes and… Read More Quarter Life Crisis: Am I Actually Going Where I Want To Go?
Yesterday we went to the temple with the ward. There was a luncheon afterwards so it was definitely an all day affair. It was a lot of fun to be with a bunch of friends having fun. Kathy watched Clark for us. Today is Sunday and we slept in. I should be getting ready for… Read More Diary 11.10.19