Sometimes in this strange, wonderful phenomenon of sharing called blogging, it can be all too easy to put another person up on a pedestal, to assume they are leading a nearly perfect life because of the snapshot that we see – the carefully chosen words, the edited Pinterest worthy photos.
While I choose to focus on the light and the joy and the happiness here at Simple Kids, I do strive to keep it real. I write honestly about my struggles and my short comings.
But just in case some of you sweet, misguided souls think that my family and I are perfect, I hope to happily and humbly burst your bubble today.
In the spirit of humility, reality, and true tales from life in the trenches, for today’s Friday Five I offer 5 of my most humbling parenting moments.
After all, if I can’t laugh at myself, well, then I’d probably spend a lot more time crying.