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Being a Mom is so much fun, it is all I had ever wanted to be my whole life.
I think I'm pretty good at it, but it definitely has it's challenges.

I have been so frustrated recently at the amount of forms, papers, instructions, events and HOME WORK that the boys bring home.

I always think, am I supposed to be teaching them?  Why am I even sending them to school when I feel like I am doing quite a bit of the work?

I cook every weekday, I have the baby, I am constantly cleaning up after them then so much school work!
For about 5 years I have watched an hour of  movie every night with the boys before bed.  It is our tradition now.
They love it.  I love it.  7-8 no one calls or texts, that's THEIR time.  If we miss movie night they get so disappointed they cry, we can't have that.
So everything needs to be cooked, cleaned, tidied, bathed, home worked all by 7pm!

Any way, point being I try to have fun with them, spend time with them, cook for them, keep the house clean, juggle a baby, jump through hoops, break up arguments, where does all this school work fit in?

I always wonder how working moms do it.  If I got home at 6 and had to do all that work I would probably go crazy! By time you cook its home work bath and bed where do you find time to spend with the kids and keep your sanity?

I really love spending time with them and I am making an extreme effort to get this home work done daily.  And keep up with all the other things I do daily.

I am really enjoying the children, as always, but it's so weird seeing Kaiden and Ethan run by playing then seeing Amalia run by laughing behind them.
It is so adorable how much they love each other.  They make me feel like all my hard work is really paying off.

Since I have gotten my new phone I haven't been using my camera much so I forced myself to take it out one day.
Amalia is growing more beautiful daily and the best part is she is more beautiful on the inside.
She is so adored and I am trying to get the boys to stop spoiling her.
Maybe if I show Ethan the picture of her torturing his puppies while he is at school he will stop! lol.


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