Behavioral Issues? I’ll Take One for Now, Please

My boys are all …fun in their own ways. Torn between delusion and reality; I often decide that, despite reassurances of similar children, other families do not enjoy quite the smattering of personality challenges I do in raising mine. Only my second son has been officially diagnosed with anything. That was a result of his … More Behavioral Issues? I’ll Take One for Now, Please

Silver Bullet

My second son has behavioral issues. Sometimes teachers or other adults ask me ‘what works’ with him. Don’t you think, if I knew, I’d be spraying that magic solution all over the place?!

No Encore, Please

Nothing shows real love like sitting through an hour-long concert of your junior high student’s boys’ choir. I’m sure it’s great practice for when their voices finally finish changing.

Writing Gaps

A short time ago, the plumber needed to make a house call. Given that our domicile is only five years old, we’ve had (in my opinion) an inordinately large number of maintenance appointments. -And, none of the children has flushed worse than wet wipes (knock on wood). Up until this visit, I’d had the house … More Writing Gaps