"My house is a zoo because we have two wild boys who are close in age. (They are 22 months apart, age 3 and 1.)
I often feel more like a shepherd herding her sheep than a Mom.
My 1-year-old is my wild child. He is into everything, and I’m constantly chasing him as he runs all over the house, leaving a path of destruction and climbing all over furniture and up and down the stairs.
Though my 3-year-old is a little more calm, he demands lots of attention and is a bit of a drama king at times. I like to refer to him as my “threenager.” You never really know what mood he’s going to be in, and he asks “why” at least 100 times in a day.
In the midst of this craziness raising our boys, my husband is a Greensboro police officer and has an odd schedule. He works nights and makes us so proud as he protects and serves the city of Greensboro, but his schedule and sleep habits make it difficult and a bit crazy to have quality family time.
It feels a bit like a zoo many days, but being the zookeeper of this family is exactly what I was born to do!"
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