Patience stifled when getting kids ready to go anywhere

via Daily Prompt: Stifle Is it safe to assume that busy Monday mornings, or any other mornings, stifle patience for moms of young children? This is true for me. Getting out of the house to go anywhere feels like my days' work is done. By the time everyone's seat belt is buckled, I'm ready for … Continue reading Patience stifled when getting kids ready to go anywhere

Variations found in hospital settings

via Photo Challenge: Variations on a Theme A note prefacing this post: I wrote this post and realized that I have not fully followed instructions. It was supposed to be a picture of the same thing in several different ways. Instead I interpreted it as how one place could have different meanings to the person … Continue reading Variations found in hospital settings

Dinosaurs have become our household pets

Dinosaurs galore! They roam our house. Plastic and plush dinosaurs, of all sizes and facial expressions, are loved by my kids. The plastic ones have frightening expressions with bloody claws and sharp teeth.  I understand that they need scary looking ones to play the villainous role, but it's hard to understand their fascination with it, … Continue reading Dinosaurs have become our household pets