Falling Crisis

Today was a true test of the whole “IADOMA” theory. A crisis fell into my lap just when I thought everything was going smoother. While at work I received a disturbing email. I was completely blind sighted as I read an email outlining a series of issues and problems that had led our day care provider to the decision to cancel our agreement. My husband and I had no idea there was any sort of issue. At least, not this bad.   A Serious Case of Three-Itis Our daughter...

Unemployment

These days it’s sadly not uncommon to face unemployment and financial crisis. Even people who are careful with their money can find themselves suddenly in trouble if they lose their job and can’t immediately find a new one. As the weeks turn into months and the bills don’t stop coming, it’s very hard not to feel yourself sink into depression and despair. How does anyone maintain a positive attitude during such a dark time?   Facing Financial Crisis When my husband...

There’s nothing quite as wonderful as sitting in a park, watching your husband and daughter play. Hearing her giggle and watching them enjoy each other. Her little voice call out “Da-dee!” in excitement. These are the best times. These are the times that matter. When all the stresses of every day life disappear. When having to get up and go to work day in and day out doesn’t matter, because these moments are the real world. Real life. Making a promise...