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Olga Gorodnitchaia
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Slow down to grow
Eckhart Tolle talks about using traffic jams and line up as a pause to stay present in an uncomfortable situation. I take it further. I use my anger as a cue to slow down and find the work . As I am leaving the house without a goodbye, pissed off at my part...

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If you are sad, you are not learning
Yuri sings Canadian hymn in the car. Alissa says "Stop singing. I don't like that noise." Yuri keeps singing. Me: "Alissa, you need to ask nicelly" Alissa: "I can't." Me: "Why not?" Alissa: "Because my leg hurts." Yuri still sings. Alissa: "Mommy. Yuri is n...

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The art of anger
"Once again, it's very hard being six!.. And you are all loosers!" yelled my son out of his room, while barricading himself inside. He felt he was treated unfairly. I felt he needs to spend time alone. I thought indeed, it's probably very hard being six yea...

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XBoxed soul
"Daddy got me XBox and new Skylanders, because it's expensive and daddy has a lot of money and he loves me"... I clench the jaw. Direct hit to the ego. I'm analyzing why am I having a reaction. I made a decision to not invest into video games. I'm afraid th...

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Warefare
Morning. Relived faces of parents just dropped off the kids to daycare. Understanding nods and holds of the door to the ones that are coming in still with the little wanderers. One walking child will get you a patient door hold from a stranger. Two, and you...

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A mother continues to labor long after the baby is born
One morning last week after we went outside I realized that he is dressed too lightly for the weather. I dropped him to the bus, but then turned back home and got a heavy jacket for him. When I came to school the kids were standing by the school in groups a...

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The only way out is through
Everything happens to you and for you. Milk it. With the recent neck injury, my body went into a downward spiral of inflammation. Immune response slowed down. I picked up a cold. Day by day I was getting stiffer and weaker. Came to a point that I couldn't g...

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Silence is better than bullshit
The other day I went internal. Barely spoke to anyone or made eye contact. Kinda hard to do when you have to make dinner, feed kids, give them bath, do homework, cleanup, put PJs on, take them to bed, all preferably without crying and arguing. Amazing thing...

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The 300 challenge
The Original  300   Workout   <ADVANCED>   - Pullups - 25 reps  - Barbell Deadlift with 135 lbs. - 50 reps  - Pushups - 50 reps  - 24-inch Box Jumps - 50 reps  - Floor Wipers - 50 reps  - Single-Arm Clean-and-Press 35 lbs - 50 reps  - Pullups - 25 reps  The...
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