#Momconfession- I got frustrated and lost my cool

I apologized for my reaction and, instead of telling Tre how overwhelmed I’ve been working, mom-ing, cleaning, wife-ing, activity-ing, and working some more, I told him my reaction was extra and I could have, and should have responded differently.

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“10-to-2”: The Homeschooling Edition

I’ll be quite honest, the first 2 weeks of homeschooling was a pieced together…experiment.

Now, it’s a whole different story. From 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. there is no fun screen time unless it’s to complete online assignments.

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Is Love Enough?

This isn’t going to be butterflies and rainbows all the time. -Jessica
Out of everything she said on the show, this one made the most sense. Of the 4,383 days we’ve been married, those butterflies and rainbows have, at times, been replaced by fruit flies and thunderstorms.

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COVID-19: Helping Kids Cope

If you are looking for suggestions with how to help your kids cope during the Coronavirus pandemic, I’ve got 4 tips for you.

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Part 3: Play Therapy

Mr. C taught him a calm down strategy affectionately called “Hot Cookies.” When Tre is in the height of a nervous moment he is to pretend he just took a pan of hot cookies out of the oven, and with his palms facing up and eyes closed, he is supposed to blow to ‘cool’ the imaginary cookies. Try it!

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