In the Mommy Trenches

Blog URL:http://www.zeemaid.blogspot.com
Blog Tags:family, children, parenting, marriage, relationships, shopping, school, reviews, opinions
Country:Canada
State/Province:British Columbia

The ups and downs of a mostly stay at home mom trying to balance life, love and relationships. It's candid, it's real and it's always messy.



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Not quite back to school herein British Columbia, school is still out but we're hoping and praying that the strike will be over soon.In the meantime, we need to keep the kiddos busy and an easy way to do that is ART. My favourite go-to medium in the...

School's In

on Sep 9, 2014 in: children

If you live in British Columbia, it's most likely that your children are not in school.  The teacher's strike continues and there is no sign of it ending quickly.  I will not comment either way on the issue, I just pray that it gets resolve...

In Which Life Goes On

on Sep 8, 2014

Not every day is full of sadness. After all, life continues and I have a husband and three children to keep going for.  They need me more than ever and it seems like this summer has been one complete whirl of busy-ness that it's all become a blu...

It seems when you stop writing, it's hard to get back on the proverbial horse.  Inspiration can flicker only to be snuffed out by apathy. Apathy, lethargy, depression.  You think you are on a certain path in life and in a moment it can be a...

Journey to Rainbow Island written by Christie HsiaoJourney to Rainbow Island is about an 11-year-old girl named Yu-ning who thinks her perfect life on Rainbow Island will never end.  That is until a nasty dragon called the Obsidigon returns from...

Today's guest post comes from Killarney Sheffield.Writing through the Chaos.Hello, my name is Killarney Sheffield and in addition to being the mom of five crazy kids between the ages of 12 and 18 years I am also an award winning multi-published roman...

Little Boys

on Nov 19, 2013 in: children, baby

Having had two girls first and then the "surprise" arrival of our son, we didn't really know what we were getting into with this whole "boy" thing.  You'd think my husband would have clued me in but other than being a "man" which means he commun...