Why I’m Not Reading Everything You Post on Facebook

I don’t know about all of you, but lately social media has me bummed.

I used to think it kept me connected to the people I don’t see often, or the people I met and worked with in missions years ago… but if any of them really wanted to get a hold of me, they could do so by other means.

I truly am contemplating doing away with Facebook in particular.  Why?  A few reasons.  It can waste a lot of time for one… and it may be a rumour, but I have heard that they censor stuff.  I wouldn’t mind that if they censored the nasty stuff, but I don’t think that’s the case.

That’s one reason.

As a Christian, I find Read More »

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Somebody Pinch Me… Is My 2 Year Old Potty Trained?

Nothing makes you feel as successful as training a child to use the potty.

For those of you who have never had the pleasure, let me tell you how my Tuesday played out.

My two year old has been showing an immense interest in the potty as of late (the past few weeks) – it might be from observing his older brother using it.  However it happened, I found the two-year-old made up his mind that it was time.  His idea, not mine, as I am actually exceptionally tired from an amazing Canada weekend featuring The Cry, and time with family and friends.

But Tuesday came and I braced myself for cleaning up pee and poo as I put my courageous two year old into underwear – yes underwear, not pull ups.  Pull ups when potty training are only for sleeping and leaving the house.  If you want a successful potty training Read More »