I have learned
that allowing your child
to watch television
play video games for a little while,
while you rest on the couch
cause lightening to strike
children services to show up at your
OK, so listen up, I don't actually take
any credit for those words up-top.
Although I completely agree with them :)
and have many a times laid down on the couch while
the kids were here in the living room with me, either
watching TV, playing legos, etc.
They all know that Mommy is right there on the
couch and that if they need anything, I am just
resting, all they have to do is ask.
They are not allowed to answer the door or
the phone no matter what!!!
But they have no problem with that, because
the younger one's can't answer the door
even when I'm not resting !!!!
So when I am hurting and exhausted and
I need a rest, I take it!!
And I don't feel guilty in the slightest :)
The credit actually goes to a wonderful new blog
that I happened to come across...
Oh, don't you just love it when that happens???
So anyways, the blog is called
The actual article that I
got this lesson from can be found here.
I definitely think you should check it out!!
There is more than a wealth of information there.
You can even sign up for a daily devotional
to be sent directly to you email each day if you like.
If you are interested in the daily devotionals
or want more information about them,
just click here.
OK, I'm off for now.
Hope you all are feeling well as can be!!
I'd love to hear some of your stories or ailments
if you care to share!!