Stuck In the Middle

As an only child, I was unaware of the challenges and stresses involved with raising multiple children, and the subsequent rivalry that comes with raising siblings. Growing up I hated being an only child, and because of this fact, I have five kids, two dogs and a cat. But having multiple children isn't all roses, …

Me First!

One thing that I struggle with as a mom of twins is the simple sounding demand: "Me first!" Uttered countless times a day by my twin four-year-old's, this demand/phrase has my sanity in a fragile state and my patience worn thin. They want to be first in everything. Literally everything--and each one wants to be …