Family life, Motherhood

Leading By Example

"Mum this is not the safety door, I cannot get out of the car" My 6 year old had learnt road safety the previous day in class and I had attempted to get her out of the rear drivers side door.Β  I had always where possible got the kids out on the passenger side doorΒ but… Continue reading Leading By Example

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Happy Mum Handbook, Motherhood

Happy Mum Again # 3

When I feel overwhelmed I ALWAYS go straight to blame, which results in Anger/frustration. I am great at blaming myself- the old "I should not have done that". I am pretty good at blaming the kids too the "They should know better by now". The result of both of these is that I yell at the kids and I feel like crap, so I yell at the kids again, so I feel worse. It really is a vicious cycle.