Thanks for the great advice and cautions.
We've gone back and forth about just about
everything having to do with the houses and
I recently recalled the feeling I had being at
the 2 places for the first time. At...
We're house hunting and are basically
now looking at 2 places. One, which I
will call "Sky." is on the side of one of
the highest hills in the area. Most of the
land is cleared, including around the...
If you feel he's too sensitive you might respond
to him with statements about your own day that
describe little things that you manifest don't really
bother you much at all as if to say, "I hear you,...
I might attempt to enroll the whole family in an
transition to a new way of thinking and doing things
that mirrors what's going on inside you as isn't the
process of pregnancy beautifully organized and
You mentioned she wants you to teach her to read
but that you are, "now so completely reluctant to do anything
that is academic or that she could get right or wrong or 'fail'"
Isn't that reluctance or attitude on...
Maybe you could arrange for you and your sister
to be together while they were all playing and if
the older kids are being mean or something, direct
your sister's attention to it. "What did he mean by that?"
or something like...