Monkey Minds & To Do lists: a terrible twosome

Monkey Minds & To Do lists: a terrible twosome

When my older kids were little (before number 3 came along) I worked full-time. I worked supporting HIV/AIDS programming in Southern Africa – an increasingly low priority for the organization that employed me. My team was under-resourced but extremely competent,...
A quick & easy way to prevent Hot Head Momstress Explosions BEFORE they happen

A quick & easy way to prevent Hot Head Momstress Explosions BEFORE they happen

You know when your 4-year old boy is (or was) just about to step into tantrum mode. You know how sometimes you saw it coming and you could veer it off. (Ok, so I can count those times on one hand but alas…) And you remember how veering it off felt oh, so good....