Emotional First Days of Preschool

My youngest daughter Tatiana, age 3, started her preschool yesterday.  It is such an emotional process for both of us.  It was so hard for me to leave her there yesterday and to see the sadness in her eyes, the silent question:  “Mommy, why are you doing this to me, don’t you still love me?” The… Continue reading Emotional First Days of Preschool

Don’t Rely Just on Your Kids Swimming

I saved my children from drowning today, I am still shaking. Thank you God for holding my little angels hands for putting me right where I needed to be at the moment. I have two daughters and both feel very comfortable in the pool.  My oldest one, Anastasia, is almost five and she swims competitively;… Continue reading Don’t Rely Just on Your Kids Swimming

How many gifts do you bring to a birthday party when two of your children are invited?

Ok, It has been a question of mine for a while now.  I have two girls that are only 18 months apart.  Both of them have the same friends.  So, when they are both invited for a birthday party, I am always faced with a dilemma:  Do I buy one gift for both of them,… Continue reading How many gifts do you bring to a birthday party when two of your children are invited?

A day of my life with two toddlers (2.5 and 1 year old)

Just when I think my life is too hard I revisit my past. Here is detailed description of how my life was when the girls were one and two and a half. If you still thinking about the illusion of how easy life is for stay at home moms READ THIS. A day of my… Continue reading A day of my life with two toddlers (2.5 and 1 year old)

A day of my life with two toddlers (2.5 and 1 year old)

Just when I think my life is too hard I revisit my past. Here is detailed description of how my life was when the girls were one and two and a half. If you still thinking about the illusion of how easy life is for stay at home moms READ THIS. A day of my… Continue reading A day of my life with two toddlers (2.5 and 1 year old)