5 Things I Loved About Last Week #celebratelu 11/15/14

Ruth Ayres hosts a weekly celebration on her blog. I appreciate this invitation to reflect on the positives in my week. 1. Funny attachment language. My son has been trying to articulate how his feelings for me have changed over the past 3.5 years. Just saying he loves me isn’t enough, though he usually starts…

5 Things I Loved About Last Week 11/8/14 #celebratelu

Ruth Ayres hosts a weekend celebration on her blog. I appreciate this invitation to reflect on the positives of my week. 1. A morning turn-around. Things started out rough around here this morning–or rather, good, then rough, then good, then rough. We managed to go around the entire amusement park within my son’s first ten…

5 Things I Loved About Last Week #celebratelu 10/25/14

Ruth Ayres hosts a weekly celebration at her blog. I appreciate this invitation to look for the positives in my week. 1. A good conversation with one of my son’s teachers. Parent-teacher conferences were a mixed bag this week and largely left me frustrated–not with my son, but with the priorities of his school (sitting…

5 Things I Loved About This Week #celebratelu 7/19/14

Ruth Ayres hosts a weekly celebration at her blog. I appreciate this invitation to look for positives at the end of my week. 1. Walking in the rain. It wasn’t in the forecast, so we were surprised when we headed out to walk the dog and found ourselves walking in the rain yesterday. Roxy is…

5 Things I Loved About Last Week #celebratelu 7/12/14

Ruth Ayres hosts a weekly celebration on her blog. I appreciate this invitation to find positives at the end of the week. It was a fairly brutal parenting week, but I expected that after the good week last week. For every step forward in attachment, there are several very messy steps backwards. Still, there were plenty of…

5 Things I Loved About Last Week 6/28/14 #celebratelu

Ruth Ayres hosts a weekly celebration on her blog. I appreciate this invitation to find positives at the end of the week. I almost skipped posting today. It’s been a very tough week, and when I sat down this morning to think about what I could celebrate, nothing came to mind. Even in the toughest week, there…