Category Archives: kids

I’ll be right back, I promise

I saw this picture on Facebook and laughed.  These days if a mother did that, well, can you say Division of Child and Family Services?What parent hasn’t had that thought run through their brain at least once (or 3,000 times)? … Continue reading

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Everything is a teaching moment when it comes to our kids

Last week when the story broke of the bullied school bus monitor, I was working from home.  While I made a post on Google+, I never posted here.  I have to be more diligent about cross posting.  From June 21, … Continue reading

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Stuff My Son Says

Out of the mouths of babes.  How can the young be so much smarter than their years?  I know that I do know the answer to that, and it is usually the result of having to endure what they should … Continue reading

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Adventures in Parenting – The Shots

How many adults does it take to give an immunization? I love my son, unconditionally.   He has irrational fears that are part of his condition and as a mother it is heartbreaking.  Spiders, clowns, insects with wings, and getting shots.  … Continue reading

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Another Adventure on the Short Bus

A while back I wrote about the adventures we experienced when the regular morning driver had to take a leave of absence and they couldn’t seem to back fill the spot without making the kids miss the first hour of … Continue reading

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Life As A Silly Parent

I love being silly, cutting up, and just letting loose.  This is especially true when the kiddo is in the same kind of mood.  A most endearing quality is that he has inherited my quirky sense of what is funny. … Continue reading

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Stuff My Son Says

Him: Mom, why do some women wear so much make-up?Me: Some women wear it to feel better about themselves, but some really need it.Him: Hmmm, how do you know the difference?Me: Whether they use a brush or a spatula.Him: Huh?Me: … Continue reading

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