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Adventures On The Short Bus or How to Tick Off A Special Needs Kid’s Mom

It is 5pm, the phone rings and it’s the bus company.  We’re very sorry, but the morning bus driver is going to be out tomorrow.  We don’t have a substitute driver (thank you California budget crisis).  The bus that has … Continue reading

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Go west middle-aged broad – Day 3

“Wakey, wakey, eggs and bakey!” We have to change that alarm tune. Third day on the road, second wake up not in our old home and not feeling out-of-place yet. Up and at ‘em for this morning’s drill of dog … Continue reading

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Go west middle-aged broad – Day 2

  “Wakey, wakey, eggs and bakey!” Huh?  What? “Wakey, wakey, eggs and bakey! From next to me I hear, “Mom, make it stop!” That was our wake up alarm sound we set on J’s cell phone’s alarm clock.  We had … Continue reading

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Early Adoption Failure

I am an early adopter, sometimes.  It depends on the product and the platform. Take for instance new dinner ideas.  Working mom arrives home nightly to husband and kid already home for an hour.  Kid is busy doing homework, husband … Continue reading

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Fence Envy

They say the grass is always greener on the other side of the fence.  What if it’s just an optical illusion caused by the sun’s rays?  I would bet if you jumped the fence, once your feet were firmly on … Continue reading

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