I'm FRUSTRATED with my lack of voice on this blog. As my life has changed, this blog has changed and I love going back and reading old post about what I was focusing on or thinking about. I don't want to let this space go quite yet. I need to turn the frustration into planning and organizing the blog posts that are swirling around my brain.
I'm RELIEVED that my girls, hubby, and I have been managing our newish schedule well. The change happened over 90 days ago and I don't really want to share lots of details but my hubby got a different job with different hours. This change has changed everything about our work week so it was a bit of a transition. I was happy for my husband because the job change is so good for him but at the start I was very stressed about how it would effect our family. We've had some difficult times of lack of sleep but overall I think everyone is doing well with the it.
I'm THANKFUL for my local family, who always steps in to help whenever we need them. When our schedule first changed, I had to have surgery but it was not the greatest timing. My family was very supportive of me getting the surgery as soon as possible as the doctors were suggesting and they all pulled together and helped me in every way they could. Without them there, I'm not sure it would have gone as smoothly nor would I have healed as well.
I'm EAGER to start decorating my home for CHRISTmas this weekend! I love our home with the Christmas tree lit and my nativity scenes out. It just makes our home feel so warm and full of holiday cheer! We won't be in town for the week of Christmas this year but my sister is going to be staying at the house for the week with the pups! I figured why not get my Christmas decorations up early so we can enjoy them longer and she will then get to enjoy them the week she's staying at the house. My sister's family across the street will also get to enjoy our outdoor lights so it's worth it. Picture is from last year.
I'm BEWILDERED how my first daughter is about to turn 4 on Dec 1st! How is she already 4? The time has flown by but she is just blossomed into this smart, kind, and loving child that fills this mama with pride! I can't wait to celebrate her birthday with our family and friends on Dec 6th! Someone got her a pretty awesome experience gift for the following day that I can't wait to experience with her!!!
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